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Manager - Women's Services | Permanent Full-time | Darlinghurst/St MarysBaptist Care
Are you an experienced management professional passionate about women and children impacted by domestic violence? This is a permanent full-time opportunity | Attractive Salary & Fringe benefits Manage an amazing team of dedicated staff based at Darlinghurst and St Marys About BaptistCare, Women’s Services: BaptistCare Women’s Services, enables women to access support and community in a safe space of belonging, dignity and value. This includes access to free, holistic and confidential professional support through a range of practical services including workshops and skills-based classes, drop in support, outreach, counselling and case management, safe-sex kits and food support, and assistance with accessing health and government services. Our team work together to create trusted places where people gather, community is strong and lives are transformed.
We walk with each person to understand the unique circumstances of their life and we empower them to live well through practical and reliable support. About the role: The purpose of this very rewarding position is to be aligned to provide mentoring, leadership, support and management to staff and volunteers at HopeStreet Women’s Services - Darlinghurst and St Marys and be aligned to BaptistCare HopeStreet’s purpose and values. The successful incumbent will provide operational oversight, ensuring sustainable, high-quality service delivery aligned with industry standards and effective staff development, financial and risk management and stakeholder engagement.
To be successful in the role you must have a high-level of expertise working with people from ATSI and CALD backgrounds, people experiencing complex circumstances such as women working in the sex industry, homelessness, financial exclusion, addiction and mental health issues, and women and children experiencing abuse and domestic violence. Minimum Skills & Experience Required: Relevant degree in Psychology, Social Work, Community Services (or other relevant disciplines), with a minimum of 5 years’ experience Minimum 3 years’ experience in management Demonstrated experience in working with people in a trauma-informed way, who have experienced marginalisation - people who have complex needs; including living with disadvantage or poverty, working in the sex industry, domestic or family violence, mental health and trauma Strong computing & administration skills Strong training and facilitation skills Excellent organisational, time management and creative problem-solving skills Demonstrated knowledge and experience of working with Sex Industry Workers and those from marginalised backgrounds Working with Children Check Current NSW Drivers Licence Culture: People enjoy working at BaptistCare because they love what they do and the communities we help. With us you can deliver life-transforming care, create a career you’ll love, and join a team who make a difference.
Benefits: Competitive base rate penalties salary packaging with NFP tax-f....