- Melbourne > St Kilda East
- Job posted on: 25th Nov 2021
- Applications close:
Launch Housing is a secular Melbourne-based community organisation that provides homelessness services and life-changing housing supports to disadvantaged Victorians. With over 400 staff working across 13 locations, we want to end homelessness and are committed to creating lasting societal change to help those most in need in our community. In a country as wealthy as ours no one should be homeless.
The Women's only Crisis Accommodation is a residential facility with 15 single client rooms, the service provides temporary accommodation (for up to 8 weeks with the possibility of extension), case management, transitional support and other services to assist clients in achieving dignified and sustainable housing outcomes. The program also provides support to women outside the residential facility, including a LH rooming house located in the St Kilda area.
This is an exciting leadership opportunity to join the team at the Women's Only Crisis Accommodation. You will be responsible for providing effective leadership to their team to ensure that programs and services provided to clients are delivered in an efficient, consistent and professional manner. The Coordinator will also ensure that the requirements of the relevant funding agreement are met and other activities associated with the needs of the organisation are completed. The Coordinator is part of the on-call roster and is responsible for all after-hours support for the site.
Reporting to the Site Manager, you will:
You are a dynamic and people-focused leader who is passionate about coaching and development. You want to make a difference and you are here to help.
You will bring:
Special conditions: Launch Housing is relying on exceptions contained in sections 28, 60 and 88 of the EO Act to employ and accommodate women only at this site.
We believe housing is a basic human right and our values of empowerment, fresh thinking, agility, leadership and courage underpin everything we do. If you want a career where you can make a real difference, and you are passionate about our mission to end homelessness, then consider working with Launch Housing! Our employees are spread across 14 different sites within metropolitan Melbourne.
We offer great staff benefits including:
Please see the full position description attached below. To apply for this opportunity, please click Apply Now. Please submit a covering letter addressing the key selection criteria and your CV.
If you need additional information please contact Emily Soda at Emily.Soda@launchhousing.org.au, using the subject line: Coordinator - East St Kilda 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.
Launch Housing is committed to child safety and 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.
Ref code: 5751583.