Orange Door Men’s Support Practitioner Family Life


Family Life – Transforming lives for stronger communities

  • Work locally in the Bayside Area and make a difference within the Community
  • Enjoy the benefits of flexible work through our Hybrid Working Model
  • Full Time, Fixed Term Opportunity 
  • Level 6 SCHADS Award $96,962.32 + Generous Salary Packaging + Super 

Be part of an organisation that allows you to prioritise your health and wellbeing within a supportive, people-focused culture.

Who we are

Family Life is a specialist family services provider that has worked with children, families and communities for more than 50 years. At Family Life, we believe every child deserves to thrive in a safe and healthy family environment. Our vision is to work with clients and partners to create capable communities, strong families and thriving children. 

We are known for our innovation, impact and whole-of-community collective impact approach. Our teams are committed to transforming the lives of our clients and communities to build resilience and healthy relationships. 


The Opportunity

The Orange Door Men’s Support Practitioner is a Full Time, 12 months fixed term contract role based at our Frankston site. The Orange Door Men’s Support Practitioner will be required to perform intake and assessment functions identifying risk, safety and wellbeing concerns from varying referral pathways such as police reports, child protection referrals and community referrals. This will ensure that Orange Door Clients are supported and provided with and/or linked into effective and relevant services.


Our Ideal Candidate

We are looking for a skilled, passionate individual who embodies the Family Life Way principles to deliver trauma informed support to our clients and achieve positive outcomes for communities.


What we offer

  • Flexible Work Culture through our Hybrid Working Model
  • Salary packaging (receive up to an extra $18,500 in tax-free pay per year)
  • Paid Wellbeing Leave
  • Paid Study Leave
  • Additional Purchased Annual Leave Scheme
  • Home office equipment provided by Family Life to support Hybrid Working 
  • Employee Assistance Program, a free and confidential counselling service for employees


How to Apply

A full position description is available on our career page: Family Life Careers page.

Please submit your confidential application including a CV and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria via our Application Portal

For further information regarding the position please contact Amarlie Lilley, Team Leader Family Life/Orange Door on 0412 441 858.

Applications close: 28th November 2022

*We will be reviewing applications as they are received, therefore this role may close sooner if we find the right candidate. Please apply now to ensure you do not miss out!


All offers of employment are subject to the Family Life Safety Screening process, including a Working with Children Check, Police Records Check and COVID vaccination certificate. Any person issued with a negative notice on their Working with Children Check will not be eligible for employment with Family Life.

Family Life values diversity and welcomes applicants who meet the position criteria, irrespective of race and ethnicity, colour, age, gender, gender identity, disability, religion and sexual orientation. 

Family Life is a trauma informed organisation and recognises the unique skills, contributions and insights that come from lived experience.

Family Life is a child safe organisation.  We value, respect and listen to children and young people. We are committed to the safety of all children and young people. Family Life supports children to meet their potential and thrive. We do not tolerate neglect, mistreatment or abuse of any kind.



Family Life

Job Salary

$96,962.32 + Generous Salary Packaging + Super