About the role
- Immediate Start!
- Work with Melbourne’s most progressive housing and homelessness organisation
- Great East St Kilda location, close to public transportation, shops and cafes
- Full-time, fixed term (through to Jan 2020)
- Additional Wellbeing Leave and Salary Packaging
- Flexible working environment!
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a patient, yet passionate, Support Worker to join our dedicated team supporting women living in our St Kilda East crisis accommodation and in the community.
You will be someone who understands homelessness and wants to work with women in the community to address barriers to long term, sustainable housing. If you are empathetic, organised, enjoy collaboration and working with people in their space, this is the job for you.
To obtain a full position description and to apply for this opportunity, please follow the How to Apply instructions. Please include a cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria of the position description with your CV to be considered.
About the organisation
Launch Housing has an ambitious and singular mission to end homelessness. We aim to get people housed, keep them housed, and be an influential voice on ending homelessness. We are a secular, independent provider of choice for clients and the 'go to' organisation on homelessness for government, media, philanthropy, private donors and the community.
How to apply for this role
If you would like additional information regarding this role, please contact Di Morton at 0395258499
Launch Housing relies on the exceptions contained in sections 28, 60 and 88 of the EO Act to employ and accommodate women only at this site.
All applicants must have the right to work in Australia and will be required to complete a Working with Children check and Police check. Launch Housing is committed to child safety. We have zero tolerance of child abuse. Launch Housing is an Equal Opportunity employer and supports accessible working arrangements for all. This includes people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, gender diverse, intersex or queer. We acknowledge Lived Experience as a unique expertise, and encourage people with a Lived Experience of Homelessness to apply.
Please quote in application: Housing Support Worker via Pro Bono Australia.