Hours: Full time, 38 hours per week
Applications close: Monday, 22 January 2018 at 9am. Applicants need to be available for interview on Wednesday, 24 January 2018.
MCT works with both established and new and emerging communities, building their capacity and supporting them to achieve their aspirations and ensure that they achieve successful settlement and full access to the social and economic life of Australian society.
The Programs Manager – Settlement, Youth and Families manages family services and youth employment readiness programs with those from refugee, migrant and asylum seeker backgrounds. A key part of this is staff supervision, stakeholder liaison, contract management and service development. The role will ensure that outcomes are achieved for those accessing MCT programs and ensure service targets and quality standards are met. The position will also be responsible for ensuring all programs adopt a community engagement approach and are aligned to community aspirations.
The position is responsible for the delivery of MCT’s Settlement services, including the State Government-funded Integrated Family Services (IFS) program in partnership with the North-East Child & Family Services Alliance and the Federal Government-funded Youth Transition Support Pilot. There is also the opportunity to contribute to the Brotherhood’s influencing work with government through policy submissions and build sector capacity through co-delivering Cross-Cultural Responsiveness Training.
To meet the selection criteria, candidate will require:
The position is full time at 38 hours per week. Salary will be between $76,132.68 - $79,610.44 per annum, based on skills and experience plus superannuation. Attractive salary packaging provisions are available to increase take home pay.
For further information about the role please view the Programs Manager - Settlement, Youth and Families position description (PDF, 306kb) or phone Hutch Hussein on 0438 507 103.
Applicants are required to submit a resume and complete the screening questionnaire »
Email written applications to: recruitment(at)bsl.org.au
Applications Close: Monday, 22 January 2018 at 9am. Applicants need to be available for interview on Wednesday, 24 January 2018.
The Brotherhood of St Laurence has a vision of an Australia free of Poverty. We embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation and gender identity to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we work within. We promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people. We embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contribution to our organisation. Applicants should be aware that as required, we conduct police and working with children checks as we acknowledge the importance of Child Safety.
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Applicants not shortlisted for interview will be contacted as soon as practicably possible.
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Police and Working With Children Checks
The Brotherhood works with children, youth and vulnerable people and requires all staff to undertake a Police Check and, where applicable, a Working with Children check, prior to commencement. A person's criminal history does not automatically exclude an individual from working or volunteering at the Brotherhood. Police Checks are administered and paid for by the Brotherhood.
If you would like some more information about our recruitment process or require assistance with your application please contact our recruitment team at recruitment(at)bsl.org.au or visit Jobs at the Brotherhood on our website.
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