- Melbourne > St Kilda
- $74,910 base + super + $15,000 salary packaging
- Job posted on: 17th Jun 2022
- Applications close:
Our mission is to end homelessness. We aim to get people housed, keep them housed, and be an influential voice on ending homelessness. We are a secular, independent provider of choice for clients and the go-to organisation on homelessness for government, media, philanthropy, private donors and the community.
Our people are the backbone of our organisation and supporting their wellbeing and professional development is critical to our ability to help our clients and the community. We value lived experience and diversity in our staff, and actively work to ensure everyone is able to make their career with Launch Housing fulfilling.
This position is part of a project to assist people sleeping rough in the City of Melbourne, City of Port Phillip, City of Yarra and City of Stonnington. The position will work in close collaboration with a number of key service providers. The Rough Sleeper Initiative is comprised of Assertive Outreach Workers and Community Health Nurses from Bolton Clarke's Homeless Persons Program (HPP).
The Rough Sleeper Initiative approach incorporate a set of specific principles, practices and tools developed internationally which are being adapted in the Australian context. These include, but are not limited to:
The Rough Sleeper Initiative position provides assertive, persistent outreach to identify, engage and work with clients to achieve sustainable outcomes.
For further information on the role please refer to the position description.
We are currently seeking a skilled & passionate individual, someone committed to working with people who are experiencing homelessness, or at risk of homelessness on their journey out of homelessness.
To obtain a full position description and to apply for this opportunity, please follow the How to Apply instructions. Please submit a covering letter addressing the key selection criteria and your CV.
If you need additional information about this role, please contact Dana McGrory at email@example.com
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.
To obtain a full position description and to apply for this opportunity, click Apply Now.
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