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After Hours Support Worker


Reference: 4739012

  • Work with Melbourne's most progressive housing and homelessness organisation
  • Great CBD location
  • Permanent, part-time role
  • After Hours schedule (penalty rates apply!)
  • $66,730 + Super (pro rata)

Launch Housing has an ambitious and singular mission 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.

We are currently seeking an After Hours Support Worker to join our Elizabeth Street Common Ground Team. The role provides support to residents, maintains the security of the accommodation service and an effective, safe and well-functioning environment. After Hours Support Workers will offer careful consideration of the client's individual and diverse needs whilst encouraging the client's independence, empowerment, autonomy and dignity.

The successful candidate will need to be able to work shifts on either Friday (4.45pm to 11.45pm) and Saturday (3.45pm to 10.45pm) or Saturday and Sunday (3.45pm to 10.45pm)

To obtain a full position description please follow the "How to Apply" instructions (below). Your application should include a current CV and a brief covering letter. If you need further information regarding this position, please contact Greg Cole on 03 8359 0200.

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 committed to child safety. We have zero tolerance of child abuse. 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

Applications Close: 25 Jun 2019