About the organisation
At Haven Home Safe we are working hard to create a world where the housing crisis and homelessness are not realities of our time. Our organisation is on a journey to provide more homes, more support and this means our customers must be at the heart of everything we do. As a for-purpose organisation and Australia’s only integrated affordable rental housing and homelessness services provider, we work to connect people with housing options and support so they can find and keep a place to call home. As a socially impactful, commercially operated Not-for-Profit, we are transforming with a drive to become greater at what we do.
About the role
The Medium-term Perpetrator Accommodation Service (MPAS) is an accommodation-based service for perpetrators of family violence. This initiative seeks to optimise victim survivor safety by:
- providing alternative accommodation for perpetrators who are excluded from the family home or supporting those residing in high-risk tenancies (separate from the victim survivors’ accommodation) to stabilise and maintain their tenancy
- engaging these perpetrators in programs that focus on behavioural and attitudinal change
The key objective of the Specialist Tenancy Manager position is to work as part of an integrated family violence team with VACSAL staff to provide a coordinated and safety led response to individuals within the MPAS program.
As the successful candidate you will Extensive experience in Tenancy Management within the housing sector, preferably in the Private Real Estate sector and/or social housing. With natural empathy for those experiencing poverty and homelessness, you will deliver professional and genuine support to our consumers. You will have the ability to work within established agency guidelines, policy & procedures to deliver quality professional services and an extensive working knowledge of the Victorian Residential Tenancies Act 1997 If you are happy to roll up your sleeves to manage your own day-to-day activities, whilst supporting the success of the wider team this will could be a position for you!
How to apply
For a detailed description of the position to apply for this position and to access the key selection criteria, please go to https://havenhomesafe.org.au/our-story/join-our-team/
Applications must include a cover letter, current resume and a statement addressing the key selection criteria - please note, only complete applications will be considered
Haven; Home, Safe requires all its staff, volunteers, directors and contractors to be fully COVID 19 vaccinated, recognising the important role this plays in our ability to continue to support the communities we serve and to keep all of us safe.
Please quote in application: Specialist Tenancy & Property Manager via Pro Bono Australia.