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The Salvation Army Melbourne Project 614
69 Bourke Street
Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Phone: 0396533201
Web Site: http://www.salvationarmy.org.au/melbourne614

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Women's Worker


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Job ID:

17252

Location:

Melbourne, VIC, Australia 

Category:

Community/Welfare/Social, Fund Raising/Charity
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Job Views:

748

Post Code:

3000

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

28.12.2016

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Job Description:

The Salvation Army Melbourne Project 614 program consists of a team of staff and volunteers based in the City of Melbourne, who are passionate about working with those who live on the city fringes to address issues of homelessness or risks related to homelessness, mental health issues, addiction or social poverty.  Connecting with many people each day, the program works to achieve positive outcomes for clients.

About the Role:
The position will work collaboratively will all programs located at Melbourne Project 614 to;
  • engage with vulnerable women who may be experiencing domestic and family violence, homelessness, abuse and/or trauma.
  • develop strategic partnerships that work to improve response strategies in advocating for the needs of women.
  • work effectively to ensure an integrated response to service provision that is demonstrated by clear and consistent referral pathways, protocols and joint initiatives.
  • Responsible for the development, delivery, monitoring and evaluation of a range of accessible and culturally appropriate services for women and children empower women and women with children to assist themselves whenever this is possible.
  • provide education and capacity building in the Family Violence sector through secondary consultation with workers and workshops aimed at anyone who is working with the target client group.
This full time position is a SCHADS Award Level 5, plus super and access to generous salary packaging.  Flexibility with work hours is essential.

Job Requirements:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Social Work, Psychology, or Behavioural Science or other appropriate qualifications and substantial experience for a positon of this nature.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the social services sector.
  • Understanding of domestic and family violence, its complexities and consequences, in a broad range of cultural and social context.
  • Drivers license essential. 
For a copy of the position description, please email catherine.roberts@aus.salvationarmy.org. 

All applications must address the job competencies.  Applications should be sent to catherine.roberts@aus.salvationarmy.org.  For further information, please contact 9653 3201.



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