Casual Support Workers

Job Reference No:

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Reference No: 2

B Miles Women's Foundation

Applications Closing: Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 18:00

We are seeking candidates who

  • Are well suited to casual work and are available across a range of days and shifts including sleepovers
  • Demonstrate a desire to work as part of a skilled and experienced team responding to women with complex needs
  • Demonstrate a capacity to attend to a range of tasks including but not limited to mental health strategies, responding to women in crisis, administration tasks and domestic duties
  • Have a flexible, compassionate and caring approach
  • Have an abundance of energy to complete a range of tasks!
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; Employer of Choice for Women; women who meet the position’s essential criteria who are of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people living with a disability are encouraged to apply.
  • Applicants are required to provide a National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to employment
  • Please see Position Description.
Details
Category: Care & Support Work, Social Work
Field: Housing & Homelessness, Mental Health & Counselling, Women, Community
Employment basis: Casual
Job Location: Inner City Sydney, East Sydney, Eastern Suburbs
About us
  • Would you like to be a member of a small, supportive, co-operative team?
  • If you share our vision for supporting women in recovery and you are motivated to make a difference, we would like to hear from you. We pride ourselves on being a great place to work. 

B Miles Women's Foundation is a Specialist Homelessness Service (SHS) that provides support and accommodation programs to women who are experiencing homelessness who are impacted by mental ill-health. Programs include crisis accommodation, transitional housing, and outreach support. We are seeking Casual Support Workers for B Miles Supported Accommodation (Darlinghurst) and Outreach Services (based in Edgecliff).

Position details
Essential Selection Criteria:
  • Qualifications in a related discipline (social sciences, health, psychology, social work, or community services)
  • Experience in providing residential support to individuals with complex needs particularly needs associated with homelessness, mental health and psychiatric disability
  • Experience in implementing WH&S, risk management and duty of care protocols
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • B Miles Women's Foundation holds an exemption under the Anti-Discrimination Act and employs women only
Other Information:

Remuneration

  • Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 Level 4
  • Hourly rate is $38.64 (including casual loading) plus shift penalties

Hours

  • Variable
  • For our residential service; shifts include day, afternoon/evening, sleepovers and weekends
  • For outreach work; Monday to Friday business hours
Position Description: Download position description
Contact details
Contact Name: Kara Holmes
Contact Email: kara@bmiles.org.au
Contact Phone: 0280365512
How to apply

Interested candidates please ensure your application includes your resume and a letter that addresses the essential criteria above; email your application to kara@bmiles.org.au by 6pm on Sunday 16 June 2019.

Date posted: 04 June 2019

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