Team Leader, Client Support and Housing Services (VPSG4)

Job posted: 09/07/2021
Applications close: 01/08/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/DFFH/WD/379823

Reference: VG/DFFH/WD/379823

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

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.


Team Leader - Housing Team

The Team Leader leads a team to provide a range of departmental services and meet the holistic needs of clients.

The role operates within a dynamic environment. The Team Leader must have a capacity to understand the complexities of the organisational and area context, exercise sound judgment delivers on outcomes and develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders. The position requires strong leadership, strategic thinking, operational management skills and highly developed relationship building capabilities.

Are You

  • A skilled leader who thrives on developing others in a fast-paced environment where no two days or situations are the same? 
  • Interested in and committed to working with people from a diverse range of background to deliver optimal outcomes for the business, individuals, families and communities in a rural setting?
  • Adept at identifying, and implementing strategies to mitigate, emerging service delivery issues and areas of risk in an operational business environment?



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.

Team Leader, Client Support and Housing Services (VPSG4)

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Team Leader, Client Support and Housing Services | Peter Watson - 0419 335 627

Team Leader, Client Support and Housing Services (VPSG4)