To be successful in this role, you will need:
This is an Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander identified position which is a genuine occupational qualification and is authorized under section 14(d) of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977.
This is a Female identified position. Guthrie House considers being a woman is a genuine occupational qualification for this position under s 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977
- Relevant qualifications in or working towards Diploma in Alcohol and Other Drugs, Mental Health, or other community services field
- Experience working in a community based organisation and/or with women involved in the criminal justice system
- Demonstrated knowledge of issues significant to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, especially those who have been incarcerated;
- Demonstrated knowledge and ability to liaise, network and work in partnership with other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander services
- Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and to work independently and unsupervised.
- Efficient oral and written communication skills;
- Demonstrated ability to manage challenging situations and clients, to prioritise and organise a busy workload and meet deadlines.
- A current First Aid Certificate
- A current C Class NSW Drivers licence