Project Officer - Housing Pathways and Outcomes (VPSG3)

Job posted: 07/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $70,791 - $85,956

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DFFH/557316

Reference: VG/DFFH/557316

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $70,791 - $85,956

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.


Project Officer

This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity to work as part of a branch with a mandate to enable Victorians using homelessness and social housing services access to contemporary, professional, high quality and effective responses that meet their needs. The position will work flexibly across the three teams in the unit: Housing Operational Policy, Social Capital and the Housing Appeals Office.  You will support team members through planning and organising processes and tasks required to carry out the team's projects and activities.  

Are you

  • Someone who thrives in being involved in a variety of activities and embraces being part of a learning culture?
  • Looking to be involved in and learn more about significant housing reform projects?
  • Someone who is proactive and enjoys working in a fast paced and flexible environment?
  • Excited by the opportunity to contribute to complex projects that improve outcomes for vulnerable people?
  • Wanting exposure to multiple stakeholders across Government and in the community?



Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Project Officer - Housing Pathways and Outcomes (VPSG3)

Job type:

Full time

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Caitlin Phillips | caitlin.phillips@homes.vic.gov.au

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Project Officer - Housing Pathways and Outcomes (VPSG3)