Housing Support Worker (Case Manager)
We''re looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company in The Community Services.
The service includes support in securing and maintaining medium to long-term housing and tailored support for parents and children. It provides specialist services for vulnerable children and families (including the Homeless Children''s Specialist Support Service). The South Melbourne site is staffed during regular business hours, with occasional evening programs.
The successful candidate will have tertiary qualifications in Social Work or a related discipline with experience in the social welfare sector and social policy/client support frameworks, working with clients who have complex needs, due to experiencing significant challenges e.g. trauma, mental health, substance use, family violence. The successful candidate will have experience providing case management support with an emphasis on practical assistance to maintain housing and an in-depth understanding of housing and homelessness policy, context, and systems.