Manager - Homelessness & AOD Services- Melbourne

Manager - Homelessness & AOD Services- Melbourne

Job Title: Manager - Homelessness & AOD Services- Melbourne
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3152236
Contact Name: Kate Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 31, 2020 16:33

Job Description

TaylorCare are partnered with an NFP in Melbourne who are looking for an experienced & dynamic manger to lead the coordination and delivery of the Health and Treatment services in Inner Melbourne Community Hub specialising in Homelessness & AOD.      
Reporting to the Hub Manager, this position plays a critical role in designing and delivering recovery focused health responses to a diverse range of people experiencing / at risk of homelessness, substance dependency and disadvantage. You will have a team of 20 staff with 4 direct reports across three locations in Melbourne.

About the Organisation

Work for an award winning Not for Profit established to provide a range of accommodation and support services to people that are facing disadvantage throughout metropolitan and regional Victoria.
Their aspiration is to be the leader in providing care, hope and advocacy for those facing disadvantage. Their purpose is to create opportunities and lasting change for the most marginalised. Working with this highly regarded NFP you will be making an impact in the community by providing a variety of services that effectively meet the needs of people experiencing or at risk of homelessness.

Inner Melbourne Community Hub provides a range of accommodation and support services, including crisis accommodation, drug and alcohol case management, and adult outreach. 

Diversity and Inclusion

The organisation are committed to the principles of social justice and aim to ensure every individual is treated with dignity and respect regardless of their cultural background, ability, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, or religion. 

Selection Criteria:
  • BA in Social Work, Counselling & Psychology or equivalent
  • Additional Qualifications in AOD desirable
  • Experience and knowledge of the Victorian alcohol and other drug services sector
  • Experience and knowledge of the homelessness sector
  • Demonstrated understanding of contemporary approaches to AOD treatment services, recovery, and harm minimisation
  • Operational management experience including managing a rage of multidisciplinary services
  • A comprehensive understanding of government policy, funding, and compliance requirements 
A competitive salary package is on offer, based on qualifications and experience in the field for the successful applicant.

Why go through TaylorCare Recruitment for your next job?

We are passionate about giving back and support three charities through our business – RUOK? Day, A21 Campaign and Freedom HUB. As we place you into a job in turn, we can donate more to the charities we support. We were acknowledged for the way we give back in Business to charity & we proudly won the RCSA Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2018 & RI Best CSR Initiative 2019 for our work in the community & chosen charities.

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If you have any queries regarding these roles, please contact Kate Taylor by email or phone 02 9810 4498. Send you CV now via the APPLY NOW tab.

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