About the Role
About the role
Our Gambler’s Help team is looking for an experienced and passionate individual to manage a varied range of initiatives and projects to contribute to the unit’s work in establishing and maintaining understanding of the Foundation’s contracted service providers and broader health and human service system across the state. Working in a fairly autonomous and dynamic environment the position will lead relationship management and facilitate development of the Foundation’s and service provider’s strategic alliances to promote services and build sustainable connections in regional Victoria. The individual will also oversee the delivery of client and community focussed Gambler’s Help services. The incumbent will provide strategic direction of delivering innovative practices in remote, rural and regional Victoria. This position may be considered on a full time or part time basis (a minimum of 4 days per week).
You will be a community-focussed and engaging collaborator with proven experience in leading diverse initiatives and programs in the community or health sectors. You will have proven experience and excellent relationship management skills that improve outcomes for clients and communities.
Your knowledge of health and welfare sectors and the Gambler’s Help service system particularly within remote, rural and regional Victoria, will be highly regarded. A tertiary qualification relating to human service related field and a Victorian driver’s licence would be highly desirable.
About the Organisation
The Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation is a statutory authority, established in 2011. Its mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of Victorians by working with communities and government to deliver effective, evidence-based initiatives to prevent gambling harm and provide support for those seeking help. The Foundation uses a public health approach to focus on prevention, early intervention and support for those who may experience gambling harm. The Foundation works across Victoria.
Harm from gambling can happen much earlier than people realise and affect the health, wellbeing and financial security of even those who gamble infrequently. By partnering with others, the Foundation is working to raise awareness of gambling harm and provide access to a range of effective treatment and support. It also provides policy advice across government. Prevention initiatives include state-wide advertising campaigns and community programs and work with venues to help create safer gambling environments. The Foundations role extends to providing the latest information to community groups, local government and the public about gambling and its regulation in Victoria. The Foundation is committed to a Victoria free from gambling related harm.
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Phone : (03) 9452 2615
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Please quote in application: Senior Advisor, Gambler’s Help via Pro Bono Australia.