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Children's Support Worker


Reference: 3934442

  • Contribute to one of Melbourne's most innovative housing and homelessness organisations
  • Dandenong location
  • Permanent opportunity
  • $62,900 +Super
  • Salary packaging & additional leave

Two leading and very successful organisations in the homelessness and related sectors, HomeGround and Hanover, have merged to form a new agency, Launch Housing, with an ambitious agenda to achieve our vision of ending homelessness. Launch Housing is a strong, single, focused voice on homelessness driven by the values of Empowerment, Fresh Thinking, Agility, Leadership and Courage.

Bob's Place (Dandenong) is a residential facility with services including temporary accommodation (for up to eight weeks with a possibility of extension), case management, transitional support and other services for families, couples and singles. Bob's Place includes 4 family units, 9 rooms for single persons and 2 for couples.

The Children's Support Worker is responsible for providing high quality, client focused case management services. The Children's support worker will provide case management support to children and young people from 0 - 25 years who are at risk of or who have experienced homelessness. The position will also provide information and referral pathways, recreational group work and educational support.‚Äč

If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity, then please follow the "How to Apply" instructions (below) to obtain a full position description. If you need further information, please call Aleesha Bendon on (03) 9792 0750.

Launch Housing celebrates diversity and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

All applicants must have the right to work in Australia and will be required to complete a Working with Children 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.

Applications Close: 31 Jan 2018