Recruitment open for GPs to join the Pathways to Safety program

  20 February 2023  Safer Families Centre   |   Third party content – view disclaimer

The Safer Families Centre (The University of Melbourne) is offering casual employment for GPs and primary care nurses to become GP Facilitators to deliver virtual domestic and family violence (DFV) education to primary care staff across Australia.

See flyer (.pdf)

Your role will be to co-deliver group training (with a trained Family Violence Facilitator) to a limited number of primary care staff. You will receive support from the Safer Families team, all materials are included, and your time will be remunerated, including attendance at a Facilitator orientation training program (6-hours across 2 sessions).

We are looking for people with:

  • Prior training, experience or an interest in addressing DFV or trauma informed care.
  • Skills and experience in training small groups on sensitive issues.
  • Experience engaging with services such as DFV, mental health, alcohol and other drugs, or sexual assault services.
  • Strong communication skills and experience in public speaking.

To register your interest in becoming a GP Facilitator, please complete an Expression of Interest application at or contact the Safer Families Project Officer, Kitty Novy, for more information at

Disclaimer: This article was provided by Safer Families Centre. While every effort has been made to ensure the information is accurate, North Western Melbourne Primary Health Network does not warrant or represent the accuracy, currency and completeness of any information or material included within.