- Full Time
- Housing and Homelessness
- Local Government
- Job posted on: 03 Dec 2019
- Applications close: 09 Dec 2019
Seeking a permanent full time Public Space Liaison Officer (PSLO) to work with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders to reduce homelessness and its impact in Parramatta.
PSLOs engage with people experiencing homelessness who are occupying the public space to link them with services and pathways to exit homelessness. PSLOs are responsible for liaising with vulnerable people with a range of complex and challenging needs to reduce homelessness, improve amenity and contribute to a reduction in anti-social behaviour. PSLOs also coordinate between internal staff in relation to cleansing services or supporting staff to respond positively with vulnerable people.
This role may require you to work across the seven (7) days of the week (including early mornings) if required for operational reasons.
We are offering an attractive salary from $81,826 p.a. plus Super dependent upon skills and experience. City of Parramatta also offer excellent employee benefits which can be accessed by the successful candidate.
Prohibited persons as defined under the NSW Child Protection Act are not eligible to apply. A copy of a valid Working with Children Clearance must be presented at Interview.
This position requires the preferred candidate to undertake a Pre-Employment Medical Check.
This position requires the preferred candidate to undergo a Criminal History Records check. A criminal history does not necessarily disqualify a prospective candidate from selection.
The City of Parramatta supports a Drug and Alcohol free working environment and employees may be subject to random testing as a result.
The diverse culture at City of Parramatta is a source of strength. We have an inclusive working environment with employees from a variety of backgrounds. We acknowledge that diversity in our workforce increases the effectiveness of teams and our capacity for innovation. If you would like to know more, or require assistance with our recruitment process, please email DiversityCoP@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au.
Please note you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident or have unlimited working rights in Australia to apply for this position.
Want to know more?
Further information regarding the requirements of this role can be found in the attached Position Description, alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Phil Scott on (02) 9806 5039.
How to apply
Candidates MUST apply online at www.cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au/about-parramatta/careers and answer the position selection criteria. Applications close 11:30pm, Monday 9 December 2019 and will not be accepted through any other medium.