Anglicare North Queensland relies on the financial support of generous people to help all those who turn to us for assistance. There are specific services that are government funded, but a large number of our programs are only made possible by your donations. Your support enables us to meet the needs of the most vulnerable and at-risk members of our community.
Anglicare North Queensland is a Not for Profit organisation offering a comprehensive network of services in Mt. Isa, Mackay, Townsville and Cairns to people in need.
About the program:
Anglicare NQ believes in the basic human rights of all individuals to have the opportunity to live in safe and affordable housing and to access and participate in a broad spectrum of services. Our goal is to implement and sustaining cooperative, coordinated and collaborative relationships and systems across the social housing sector to improve housing and support services.
We are seeking outstanding and accomplished individuals to work with our programs including;
A high level understanding of the social and political contexts of homelessness and the impacts of this for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness
Demonstrated knowledge, experience and skills in client focused service provision, case management or outreach theory and practice
Well developed communication and interpersonal skills to respectfully and appropriately engage with and support clients from diverse cultural backgrounds with integrity and discretion
Well developed written, data collection, case notes, reporting and computer literacy skills
Driving continuous improvement
Adaptive, responsive and have an ability to ‘think outside the square’.
Comprehensive knowledge of the quality standards, legislative framework and funding environment applicable to the Homeless sector and/or experience working in a similar environment.
A genuine affinity with the work of a values based organisation.
You will also require a current Driver Licence and a current Positive Notice for Child-Related Employment (Blue Card), Current first aid and CPR certificates, and a current National Police Check or be eligible to receive one prior to commencing in the position.
In addition to professional development opportunities, and salary packaging options that can lead to tax savings, you’ll also be rewarded with a position that has a direct and positive impact on the lives of people in need in our community, working with an organisation that values both your personal and professional contribution.
How To Apply:
To apply, please forward your resume (minimum 4 pages), a cover letter addressing the key requirements above, relevant qualifications and the completed ANQL Employment Application Form to .
Shortlisted applicants will be asked to complete a Pre-Employment Assessment that requires disclosure of pre-existing injuries, illnesses or conditions that could reasonably be aggravated by performing the duties of this position.
For the full list of current positions at Anglicare North Queensland and to apply directly online, please visit Seek.com.au.