- Job posted on: 9th Apr 2021
- Applications close:
Our Emergency Relief Program provides emergency assistance to people in need who are in crisis, or experiencing homelessness or hardship in the City of Whitehorse area. The program aims to ensure that consumers can access the basics they need to get through a difficult time.
As the Emergency Relief Support Supervisor, you will work closely with a team of committed volunteers to deliver emergency services to clients who present through the East Burwood Centre. The role will be responsible for recruiting, training, developing and supporting volunteer community workers. Importantly, the role will ensure that community workers are equipped with the necessary skills to effectively assess clients, and support clients to address their needs.
To be successful in your application you will meet the person specification in the position description, including having a degree qualification social work or a related discipline.
You will also have:
If this sounds like you, find out more about this role or apply today. Please upload the following as part of your application:
Maidie Graham – Senior Manager, Crisis & Homelessness Services
T: 0423 022 875 (during business hours)
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