Senior Case Worker - IAP -Homelessness- Melbourne

Senior Case Worker - IAP -Homelessness- Melbourne

Job Title: Senior Case Worker - IAP -Homelessness- Melbourne
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Reference: ktdec15
Contact Name: Lumi Phillips
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 26, 2018 14:45

Job Description

TaylorCare has partnered with Vincent Care Victoria in North Melbourne to work with an exciting opportunities exists for an experienced Initial Assessment and Planning Senior Worker to join a multi-disciplinary team delivering life-changing benefits to people experiencing homelessness in our community. Enjoy the benefits of working with a leader in the homelessness and housing sectors offering career development, flexibility and an attractive salary package.


VincentCare’s new world-class Homeless Accommodation and Resource Centre in North Melbourne is leading the way in homelessness services with an integrated accommodation, health and wellbeing centre that supports people through their individual recovery journey.

The new Homeless Accommodation and Resource Centre provides a range of services from crisis accommodation, through to intensive case management and drop-in support across health, meals, and recreational activities.

VincentCare is continually evolving its services and programs to ensure they remain client-centred, and we are a trusted partner of government, supporters and other agencies who know our leadership, dedication and determination will meet our purpose – to create opportunities and lasting change for the most marginalised.

A key strategic priority is attracting and retaining skilled and committed employees who are aligned to our values, and to the principles of social justice, inclusivity and housing as a human right.

Working with VincentCare:

VincentCare celebrates and embraces diversity in our staff and our community. We acknowledge the First Peoples of Australia and their unique role in our history and society. We work with and represent people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and we welcome people of different sexual orientations and gender identities.

VincentCare has more than three hundred dedicated, talented and enthusiastic staff working across a range of programs and services and offers a number of benefits including:

• Career development opportunities
• Employee Assistance Program
• Salary packaging
• Choice of superannuation fund
• Family friendly and flexibility
• Study leave
• The Ozanam Scholar Bursary

Selection Criteria:
 A relevant tertiary qualification;
 Experience working in, and knowledge of the homelessness and community services sector;
 Demonstrated understanding of, and an ability to provide a high level assessment and support response to people experiencing homelessness;
 Experience of delivering and supporting a high standard of staff supervision, mentoring and reflective practice (desired and preferred) ;
 A broad understanding of relevant support and housing services/providers and other specialised services such as mental health;
 A values-based and client focused approach to service delivery informed by a demonstrated commitment to social justice issues;
 Demonstrated ability to effectively build, engage and maintain professional working relationships with people experiencing homelessness. 

Salary & Benefits:

A competitive salary package for
• SCHADS Level 6 $80,818 - $84,394 + super + leave loading and salary packaging
on offer for the successful applicant based on qualifications and experience.

How to apply:

This opportunity is not to be missed. DON'T DELAY! Register Today!

Send your up to date CV to, call 02 9810 4498 and speak to Kate Taylor Or Lumi Phillips for a confidential discussion or click the 'Apply now' button to submit your interest.

TaylorCare are passionate about giving back and support three charities through our business RUOK, A21 Campaign & Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia. So, as we place you into a job in turn we can donate more to the charities we support. We recently won the RCSA Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2018 for our work in the community.

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