Manager – Domestic and Family Violence and Transitional Housing

Employer: Kyabra Community Association

Region: Sunshine Coast

Closing Date: 12 August 2019

Job Description:

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Nambour Office – Permanent Full-Time role, Level 6

Kyabra Community Association Inc. is a community-based organisation that is committed to strengthening individual, family and community life. We provide strengths-based, integrated responses to people in our community.

Based at our site in Nambour, we are looking for an experienced Manager to support Kyabra’s vision and purpose by leading our DFV and Transitional Housing responses on the Sunshine coast.

The Manager will be responsible for the development, line management and supervision of team members in addition to supporting the development of the areas of DFV and transitional housing responses in the region.

You will report to the Senior Manager and work in partnership with Managers and other staff to develop and maintain management practices that are congruent with organisational philosophy and values. This position will also interact with other specialty roles within the organisation in relation to areas such as; professional supervision and training, data collection and reporting, research and evaluation, quality assurance and standards. This role requires being available for an after-hours roster.

A Bachelor degree in Social Work or similar is an essential requirement for this position.

Salary and conditions are in accordance with Kyabra’s Enterprise Agreement 2012, Level 6. We offer a family friendly work environment and a range of practice and professional development opportunities.

All applicants with an interest in working from client centred, trauma informed and strength-based frameworks, who can demonstrate a commitment to the principles of social justice, inclusion and equity are strongly encouraged to apply. If you are a Manager who has experience in change management and would like to be a part of a dynamic team and a progressive organisation that pursues best practice within a social justice framework this may be the role for you.

For more information, you can download a position description here.

Applications close 9:00am on Monday 12th August.

Applications are to be sent to [email protected] and must include a covering letter, your CV and no more than two pages addressing the selection criteria. Only applications that address the selection criteria within the position description will be considered for short-listing. Only those selected for short-listing will be contacted.

Kyabra is an inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage people to apply regardless of age, class, gender, sexual orientation, cultural heritage, ability or disability, or past behaviour.

It is organisational policy that all employees are required to carry a positive notice blue card and consent to any personal or criminal history checks.



Name: Belinda West

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