StandBy Coordinator

This is an exciting time to join the Social Futures team as a member of our StandBy program which we are currently expanding.StandBy Coordinators ensure the provision of high quality suicide postvention services. Social Futures is searching for a Coordinator to deliver StandBy-Support across the Gold Coast to meet the need for a coordinated response to suicide in a community.  Working in partnership with StandBy National, this key role manages a small team of outreach workers and distributed casual pool in providing support services including person-centred support and community training and educational events to assist people and communities bereaved or impacted by suicide.The Coordinator will provide direct support as well as managing critical responses and the overall program delivery in the region. The role will require someone with experience in working with people bereaved by suicide and/or experiencing personal trauma and skills in person-centred, culturally appropriate support. In addition, they will need experience and skills in managing program requirements while supporting a small team of support workers.What Social Futures Offers:Generous Salary Packaging optionsStaff Well-being Program and Corporate Memberships Flexible Working optionsAccess to Learning and Development (including Study Leave)Career Opportunities for advancementStaff Recognition Program and Organisational Celebration EventsSocial 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. Social Futures currently serves more than 80% of regional New South Wales.Social Futures is an equal opportunity employer. Social Futures will actively recruit our workforce from targeted 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 8am, Monday, 10th January 2022.To access a position description, address the selection criteria and apply online, please visit our website: 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 Matt Stanton on 0477 219 186. Click Here for Position Description 45 AUD Australia - QLD Gold Coast Gold Coast