Private Rental Access Worker- Part-time

About the role:

Reporting to and working with the Senior Worker, Private Rental Access, you will be responsible for delivering our Private Rental Brokerage Program. 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:

Part time 22 hours per week, ongoing position with a salary of $62,615.99 (pro rata). Unison provides a flexible, supportive and family friendly work environment including 5 weeks annual leave.

The full position description and instructions on how to apply can be found below.

Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria and be submitted to jobs@ych.org.au by 26 February 2017.