- Job posted on: 29th Nov 2019
- Applications close:
Established in 1986, Tenants Queensland is a specialist state-wide community legal service for tenancy law matters and provides free tenancy law advisory services for residential tenants. Tenants Queensland (TQ) seeks to protect and improve the rights of all people who rent their home in Queensland including those who live in marginal tenures such as caravan parks and boarding houses. TQ provides a range of tenancy information and advocacy services including: a state-wide telephone advice service for tenants, tenancy publications, a tenancy law training program, and research and policy development in relation to tenancy law issues.
To learn more about Tenants Queensland go to www.tenantsqld.org.au.
This position is a full time contract until June 2020. The worker will be located in Cairns or Townsville (dependant on the successful applicant), some travel will be required.
The role is to engage and inform DFV Sector about the DFV Sector Capacity Building Project, with some focus on services working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders experiencing DFV and to advise TQ on culturally appropriate service delivery.
You will have a strong commitment to the principles of social justice; ability to network, link with and relate to people from different cultural backgrounds including people with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. Good conceptual, analytical and organisation skills and highly developed verbal and written communication skills including computer literacy and data entry skills.