- Job posted on: 14th Aug 2019
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The Salvation Army is one of the world's largest Christian social welfare organisations. Currently we have more than 8,500 active officers and staff delivering in excess of 1000 specifically designed social programs across Australia. The Salvation Army helps more than 1 million Australians every year – that's one person every 30 seconds!
We are looking for motivated people who share our mission and values. If you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role we invite you to apply for our current vacancy of Casual Case Manager and Initial Assessment Planning (IAP) Worker
SalvoConnect Western operates within the Homelessness program stream of The Salvation Army Australia Territory (TSA). Services operate in Ballarat, Warrnambool, Hamilton, Horsham and Portland.
The Portland Initial Assessment & Planning program provides intake services to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and provides assistance to identify, address and respond to presenting issues.
The Portland crisis accommodation program supports those who are experiencing homelessness by providing short term crisis accommodation coupled with generalist support.
This position will case manage clients within the Crisis Accommodation Program and support people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness within the Portland and surrounding region.
This role also provides an intake and assessment role which offers assistance, information and advice to individuals and families experiencing housing crisis as a result of homelessness or impending homelessness. People seeking assistance are able to discuss their situation with the Initial Assessment & Planning worker and explore options to best address their particular situation or need.
This position is located at Portland.
This is a casual ongoing position. Salary and conditions of employment are in accordance with Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010, Social stream, level 5.
For a copy of the Position Description please click on the attachment.