Support and Advocacy Worker (Find and Connect)

Employer: Micah Projects

Region: Brisbane

Closing Date: 19 August 2019

Job Description:

Lotus Place is a dedicated state-wide support service for people who experienced childhood abuse in institutional settings. Services are offered from three locations: Brisbane, Rockhampton and Townsville, with outreach to Cairns, Mackay, Gladstone, Bundaberg, Gympie and Gold Coast. Lotus Place provides integrated peer support, advocacy, counselling and other support services to people who experienced childhood abuse in institutional settings.

 The Organisation:

Micah Projects is a community based not-for-profit organisation with a vision to create justice and respond to injustice at the personal, social, and structural levels in church, government, business and society. We believe that every child and adult has the right to a home, an income, healthcare, education, safety, dignity, and connection with their community of choice. Micah Projects provides a range of support and advocacy services to individuals and families.

 

The Role:

Micah Projects has an opportunity for a Support and Advocacy Worker (Find and Connect) to join Lotus Place to provide an initial response, ongoing assistance and support to people who experienced childhood abuse in institutional settings who are searching for (or may have located) their records of care or other personal history searches. 

This is a permanent, full time position with a minimum of 38 hours of work available per week, for a and is classified under the SCHADS Award at a Level 4.

To be considered for this position, you must follow these steps:

1.       Copy and paste the following link in to your web browser: http://micahprojects.applynow.net.au/jobs/MICAH109    

2.       Enter your Personal Details and answer the questions that make up the Selection Criteria.

3.      Upload your resume and cover letter when prompted.

 

Location

Suburb: Brisbane

Contact

Name: Annabel Nichols