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The Role: We are on the lookout for an experienced and passionate Manager to lead our Burwood WDVCAS team. This pivotal role reports directly to the CEO, Community Action for Better Living Inc. (CABL) and is an integral part of our leadership team. Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee service delivery and ensure it aligns with our mission and values.
  • Supervise and support a team of dedicated staff.
  • Service delivery, staff supervision, budgeting, reporting and ensuring compliance with the funding agreement and related policy and procedure manuals.
  • Navigate the complexities of and social and legal consequences of domestic and family violence (DFV), including legal matters such as ADVO applications, criminal prosecutions, family law, care and protection, migration and victim’s compensation.


Applications CloseJuly 29, 2024
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Job CategoryLeadership and Management
Job FieldCommunity
Employment BasisFull Time
LocationInner West Sydney


Degree in Social Work or equivalent

Essential Criteria

  • Proven experience and understanding of DFV dynamics, social and legal consequences and the criminal justice response.
  • As a minimum a degree in social work or equivalent, with extensive relevant experience.
  • Exceptional organisational, administrative, financial, management, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • This position is open to female applicants only, as per s. 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).
  • Successful candidates will be required to have or undergo a Working with Children Check and a National Police Records Check.

Other Information

  • Full-time position (38 hours per week) at level 7 of the SCHADS Award.
  • Salary packaging available.
  • Visit our website at to obtain a copy of the position description.

How to Apply

Please send us your resume and cover letter to addressing the essential skills (as above). Applications that do not have a cover letter and address each point of the essential skills will not be considered. For more information, contact the CEO at

Community Action for Better Living Inc. (CABL)

About Us: Community Action for Better Living Inc. (CABL) is a dynamic, not-for-profit community service organisation based in Burwood, NSW. We are dedicated to supporting communities in Sydney's Inner West through our Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (WDVCAS), Family Support Service, and Meals on Wheels (MOW). Our highly skilled and professional staff team delivers trauma-informed, client-centred, and culturally safe support through phone, face-to-face, at court, via outreach, and community engagement.

ContactSimon Fox
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