- Melbourne > South Melbourne
- $75 per hour as a Contractor to Launch Housing, ABN Required
- Job posted on: 24th May 2022
- Applications close:
Launch Housing is an independent Melbourne based community organisation passionately committed to ending homelessness. From providing high quality housing to an innovative range of support, education and employment services, we bring solutions to homelessness under one roof for thousands at risk of, or experiencing the crisis and trauma of homelessness. With over 400 staff working across 14 locations in metropolitan Melbourne, we combine direct action with advocacy, research and innovation to drive widespread change.
Are you wanting to make a difference in the lives of children who experience homelessness and/or family violence?
This role provides the unique opportunity to work with our most vulnerable cohort of children, with the aim to break the cycle of homelessness.
You will be working closely with social workers, psychologists and schools to provide outreach wrap around care to children who have a trauma history and significant lost learning time.
Flexible working hours and the opportunity to organise your own timetable, this contractor role would suit someone who values work autonomy with a passion for working with disadvantaged children.
To be successful in this role, you will possess the following:
Note: Full COVID-19 vaccination or a valid Covid-19 Vaccination Exemption certificate, Working with Children and police checks are mandatory at Launch Housing.
To obtain a full position description and to apply for this opportunity, please follow the 'Apply Now' instructions.
If you would like additional information regarding this role, please contact Cicely.Alderson-Hughes via Cicely.Alderson-Hughes@launchhousing.org.au, using the subject line: Speech Pathologist enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Please note there is no closing date for this role and shortlisting will occur on a rolling basis, so please don't delay in submitting your application.
All applicants must have the right to work in Australia and will be required to complete a Working with Children check and Police check. Launch Housing 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.