Senior Worker - Ballarat
The position is full time, 38 hours per week McAuley Community Services for Women, a ministry of the Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea, is committed to creating a world that enables women and children to participate in society on their own terms through innovative services, advocacy and a caring community… so poverty and homelessness can be eradicated. We are seeking a passionate and highly experienced Senior Worker to join our newly formed team in Ballarat . The position is full time, 38 hours per week.
The successful applicant will be suitably qualified and be able to demonstrate competence in: Coordinate innovative program design and development, in-line with the organisations strategic directions, goals and reporting requirements Provide individualised case management (to residents and in an outreach capacity) according to our Direct Practice Competency framework and program goals Conduct and review daily risk & safety assessments Provide ongoing flexible support to empower women to regain power and control of their lives, through accessing appropriate, individual support and safe and affordable housing Work collaboratively with team members and external services to provide an integrated continuum of support and exit planning Directly supervise the on-site Support worker, McAuley support staff, and all trades and services High level interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills are also required for this position. A Police check, a Working with Children Check and a current driver’s license are mandatory. Salary is in accordance with the SCHADS Award and is equivalent to Level 6, pay point 1.
Salary packaging is available. Hospitality Compassion Justice Community A full Position Description is attached below..