- Job posted on: 24th Jun 2020
- Applications close:
For 60 years Ruah has been transforming the lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in our community through services in the areas of housing and homelessness, family and domestic violence and mental health. Our staff go boldly toward not just helping people who are homeless, but ending homelessness. Ending domestic violence. Changing the lives and creating opportunities for people experiencing mental health issues. Ruah chooses to work with the most vulnerable and challenged because it makes a difference.
Ruah are seeking a Community Worker to join Street to Home on a full-time, fixed-term basis until 30 June 2021 with the possibility of extension.
The Street to Home Program works with adults who are homeless, sleeping rough or who are at risk of becoming homeless. The program aims to assist Perth’s most vulnerable and marginalised individuals by providing direct support as well as linking clients to other local community supports. Clients of the Street to Home Program often have intersecting, complex issues that can include; mental health, AOD, financial hardship and domestic violence.
The role is based at the Ruah Centre (Northbridge) but requires working as a mobile service around the Perth area, providing support to clients. Working as a Community Worker involves strong case management skills, representing Ruah within the community and working within Ruah’s “no wrong door’ approach within the areas of housing, homelessness, family, domestic violence, justice and mental health.
Full time hours are 38 hours per week worked between Monday – Friday 7am – 7pm.
For further selection criteria please refer to the position description on our website. Click on the 'work with us' tab.
For further information please contact:
Mobile Outreach Coordinator
email@example.com using the subject line: Community Worker enquiry via EthicalJobs
Ruah has a passion for welcoming diversity and is an equal opportunities employer.
Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. We are unable to provide feedback on individual applications.
We reserve the right to close applications early.