Assistant Coordinator - Parramatta Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service
Western Sydney Community Legal Centre
About this Role
The Assistant Coordinator provides assistance to the Coordinator in leadership and direction to the PWDVCAS team.
The team provides support and assistance to women and children attending court as a result of experiencing domestic violence. Services are currently provided at Parramatta, Fairfield and Burwood Local Courts, Parramatta Children’s Court and Parramatta Family Court.
The Assistant Coordinator role includes overseeing the work of staff under the direction of the Coordinator or in her absence.
Being a woman is a genuine occupational qualification for this position under Section 31 of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act, 1977.
A current Working with Children Check is a requirement of this position.
- Assist and support the PWDVCAS Coordinator
- Client support (advocacy, court support, referrals assistance)
- Liaison with other WDVCAS partners/services
- Community education
- Administration (data collection, reporting, maintenance of files)
- General duties
The Assistant Co-ordinator will report directly to the Parramatta WDVCAS Coordinator. This is a full time, 35 hours per week positon.