Private Rental Support Worker - Werribee

About the role:

Reporting to and working with the Senior Worker, Private Rental Access, you will be responsible for delivering our Private Rental Access Program in the Werribee area. This program is funded to facilitate access to accommodation in the Private Rental Market for people at risk of homelessness. This role includes developing relationships and networks within the housing sector, facilitating assessment and referral of clients, and providing practical assistance to clients in accessing and maintaining housing.

About you:

You may have a background in real estate, property management or be a community services professional. You must have an understanding of the mechanisms contributing to disadvantage/poverty, housing insecurity and homelessness, in addition to the drivers for the private rental market.

You will also have proven networking, advocacy and project management skills, and a commitment to continuous improvement and to social justice.

On offer:

Full-time, ongoing position with a salary of $64,494.47 plus 9.5% super, salary packaging and 17.5% leave loading. Unison provides a flexible, supportive and family friendly work environment including 5 weeks annual leave.

For a full Position Description and instructions on how to apply, please see attached below. Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria and be submitted by email to careers@unison.org.au by 5pm 25 July 2017.