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After Hours Support Worker

Launch Housing
  • Work with Melbourne's most progressive housing and homelessness organisation
  • Multiple casual roles available, immediate start
  • $37.91 per hour + 25% casual loading + super

Launch Housing is a secular Melbourne-based community organisation that provides homelessness services and life-changing 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.

How you'll make an impact on the community

Reporting to the After Hours Coordinator, you will have the ability to juggle competing demands in a crisis setting, working with people with significant issues requiring support - such as AOD, mental health, trauma, disability and homelessness. You will also maintain the effective running of the accommodation by maintaining the security and responding to critical incidents and breaches.

For further information on the role please refer to the position description.

Who you are

Our expectations from you to succeed in this role:

  • Tertiary qualification and/or direct experience in the delivery of crisis and support services
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with clients and external services to achieve quality client outcomes
  • Understanding of homelessness and the issues affecting people experiencing homelessness
  • A positive team work approach as well as the ability work autonomously

Working in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team that uses innovative housing practices, this exciting and challenging position offers applicants the opportunity to build and empower the lives of people experiencing homelessness.

What we offer in return

In return, we offer great staff benefits including meaningful work, friendly and supportive team culture, flexible working environment, free and confidential Employee Assistance Program, training and career opportunities across multiple Launch Housing teams.

How to Apply

See the full position description attached below. To apply for this opportunity, please click Apply Now.

If you need additional information about this role, please contact Siobhan McKenna at Siobhan.McKenna@launchhousing.org.au, A position description is attached.

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.

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