Support and Intake Worker

Micah Projects
Far North Queensland
Job Description: 

Lotus Place is a dedicated state-wide support service for people who experienced childhood abuse in institutional settings with three office locations in Brisbane, Rockhampton and Townsville all providing outreach to surrounding communities. Lotus Place is jointly funded by the Queensland Government, and the Commonwealth as the State based Find and Connect Services. National Redress Services will be co-located and working collaboratively to meet the needs of the population group accessing the National Redress Scheme who were as children in out of home care. The work of Lotus Place is underpinned by the principles of trauma informed practice and an understanding of child abuse, including child sexual abuse in an institutional setting. To achieve this Lotus Place works in collaboration with other services and stakeholders to maximize our ability to provide a holistic response to survivors of childhood abuse, their families and communities.


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.


We are seeking a Support and Intake Worker to work as part of the team at Lotus Place and provide reception, administration, communications and operations support work, including planned support and advocacy services under direction of the North Queensland Regional Coordinator. This position is part time with a minimum of 25 hours of work available per week and is classified under the SCHADS Award at a Level 2. This position is based in Townsville

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Applications close 5pm, Monday 18 February 2019.

Annabel Nichols
Phone No.: 
07 3029 7000
Closing Date: 
Monday, February 18, 2019