About the role
- Leadership opportunity in a leading housing and homelessness organisation
- Great Prahran location with flexibility to work from home
- Max Term Contract (until July 2022), Full-time
Reporting to the Program Manager, Transitional Housing you will play a vital role in avoiding future episodes of homelessness by managing a team who provides transitional housing to families, single adults and young people.
You will be responsible for:
- Providing supervision, support and mentoring to a team of Tenancy and Property Workers
- Ensuring effective client outcomes and a consistent and best-practice approach to tenancy management
- Participating in exciting policy and program development within the service
- Monitoring and maintaining records of expenditure and required DHHS reporting
What will you bring to the role?
You will be a strong leader and have excellent communication skills. You will be open to learning new things, be willing to bring your ideas to the table and be a team player.
It’d be great if you had experience working in the specialist homelessness sector and an understanding of issues and legislations relating to people who are experiencing homelessness. Also, experience supporting and/or managing staff who work with people with complex needs would be desirable.
What will you get?
You will be a part of something meaningful and an organisation you will be proud to say you work for.
We offer great staff benefits including a competitive salary, salary packaging, 5 additional days of wellbeing leave (on top of annual leave) and training and ongoing career opportunities across multiple Launch Housing teams.
About the organisation
Launch Housing is a secular Melbourne-based community organisation that provides homelessness services and lifechanging housing supports to disadvantages Victorians. With over 400 staff working across 13 locations, we want to end homelessness and are committed to creating lasting societal
change to help those most in need in our community. In a country as wealthy as ours no one should be homeless. The Transitional Housing program provides transitional housing to families, single adults and young people experiencing homelessness with a focus to help avoid future episodes of homelessness. Support is also provided during the tenancy period to address issues which led to housing instability.
How to apply
To obtain a full position description and to apply for this opportunity, please follow the How to Apply instructions. Please submit a covering letter addressing the key selection criteria and your CV. If you need additional information about this role, please contact Hardeep Saini on (03) 9556 5718. Please note there is no closing date for this role and shortlisting will occur on a rolling basis, so please don't delay in submitting your application.
Launch Housing is committed to child safety and 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: Team Leader- Tenancy and Property via Pro Bono Australia.