We have an opportunity for a passionate team player to join our homelessness service, Connecting Home in Lismore. You will be part of an innovative team supporting those experiencing homelessness, (or at risk of) to identify and access sustainable housing outcomes, as well as referrals to appropriate community supports.No 2 days will be the same! You will be providing high quality, person centred assistance with the opportunity to collaborate with a variety of community-based organisations to ensure the best possible outcomes. To be successful, you will be able to demonstrate previous similar experience or relevant transferable skills such as;The ability to work collaboratively with key stakeholders, service providers and participants to empower them and develop their capacity and resourcesProficiency with completing a needs and risk assessmentPassionate about making positive changeIf you have relevant qualifications, skills and experience working in the homelessness sector; are a passionate individual dedicated to making positive change in the community, this is the role for you.Social Futures is a voice for social change in regional Australia, helping to create connected, resilient communities. With more than 45 years’ industry experience, we are a community service leader, striving to create change through our work across homelessness and housing supports, youth and family services, sector advocacy and programs that promote genuine participation for people with disability.What Social Futures Offers:Generous Salary packaging optionsStaff Well-being Program and Corporate MembershipsPart time working options Opportunity to bank additional days leave per yearAccess to ongoing Learning and DevelopmentStaff Recognition Program and Organisational Celebration EventsSocial Futures is an equal opportunity employer and will actively recruit our workforce from key communities; including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, LGBTIQSB and people living with a disability, people with lived experience and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.Social Futures is committed to prioritising the safety and well-being of children and upholds the National Child Safe Principles. Working with Children, National Police Check and COVID Vaccination are mandatory requirements for all staff.Applications close 4:00 pm Friday, 19 August 2022. To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website:https://socialfutures.org.au/work-with-usOr click the "APPLY" button below if you have followed the online application link.DO NOT APPLY VIA SEEK  Only those who apply via the Social Futures Website and that adequately address the Selection Criteria will be considered.For further information, please contact Victoria Coleman on 0448 153 623.Click here for position description 35 AUD Australia - NSW Lismore & Far North Coast Lismore 2480

Program Worker - Specialist Homelessness Service

  • Full time opportunity - SCHCADS Level 4 + salary packaging
  • Make a positive contribution to reduce homelessness
  • Supportive team located in Lismore

We have an opportunity for a passionate team player to join our homelessness service, Connecting Home in Lismore. You will be part of an innovative team supporting those experiencing homelessness, (or at risk of) to identify and access sustainable housing outcomes, as well as referrals to appropriate community supports.

No 2 days will be the same! You will be providing high quality, person centred assistance with the opportunity to collaborate with a variety of community-based organisations to ensure the best possible outcomes. 

To be successful, you will be able to demonstrate previous similar experience or relevant transferable skills such as;

  • The ability to work collaboratively with key stakeholders, service providers and participants to empower them and develop their capacity and resources
  • Proficiency with completing a needs and risk assessment
  • Passionate about making positive change

If you have relevant qualifications, skills and experience working in the homelessness sector; are a passionate individual dedicated to making positive change in the community, this is the role for you.

Social Futures is a voice for social change in regional Australia, helping to create connected, resilient communities. With more than 45 years’ industry experience, we are a community service leader, striving to create change through our work across homelessness and housing supports, youth and family services, sector advocacy and programs that promote genuine participation for people with disability.

What Social Futures Offers:

  • Generous Salary packaging options
  • Staff Well-being Program and Corporate Memberships
  • Part time working options 
  • Opportunity to bank additional days leave per year
  • Access to ongoing Learning and Development
  • Staff Recognition Program and Organisational Celebration Events

Social Futures is an equal opportunity employer and will actively recruit our workforce from key communities; including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, LGBTIQSB and people living with a disability, people with lived experience and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.

Social Futures is committed to prioritising the safety and well-being of children and upholds the National Child Safe Principles. Working with Children, National Police Check and COVID Vaccination are mandatory requirements for all staff.

Applications close 4:00 pm Friday, 19 August 2022. 

To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website:

https://socialfutures.org.au/work-with-us

Or click the "APPLY" button below if you have followed the online application link.

DO NOT APPLY VIA SEEK 
Only those who apply via the Social Futures Website and that adequately address the Selection Criteria will be considered.

For further information, please contact Victoria Coleman on 0448 153 623.