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Social justice is at the heart of all we do. Every position advertised plays an important role in our work to enable fullness of life for women, girls and families experiencing disadvantage.

At Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand, each member of our team is valued and we strive to support people to grow both personally and professionally. We offer generous conditions and flexible working arrangements to support employees to balance work and life.

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Benefits of working with us

We are committed to inclusive practice that responds to the specific needs, context and circumstances of all people. We embrace the diversity and intersectionality of individuals and recognise a person’s right to a unique identity comprising culture, language, ability, community, gender, sex, sexual orientation and lived experience.
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Professional Development and Learning Opportunities

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Paid Parental Leave

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Additional Purchased Leave

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Flexible Working Arrangements

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Long Service Leave

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Employee Assistance Program

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Gifted Leave

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Applicant Information

All candidates must have the right to work in Australia or New Zealand as applicable. Australian applicants must undergo a Working with Children Check and Police Check.

In line with the Government’s COVID-19 health and safety requirements, all of Good Shepherd’s assessment processes may be facilitated remotely using various online tools. The People and Culture Team in collaboration with hiring Managers will work with you to find the most convenient method to ensure your safety and wellbeing and that of our employees. 

Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand respects the privacy of our applicants by treating all personal and sensitive information in accordance with the Privacy Act.

Our Openings

Program Support Worker – Family Violence

Casual

The Program Support Worker is an integral member of the Family Violence team providing a strengths-based trauma informed case management model of service delivery to families in accommodation options.

Coordinator – Financial Independence Hub

Full Time Ongoing

Full Time, ongoing position Work from home and in co-located workplaces in Melbourne or Sydney Flexible working hours between 7am-7pm to support the delivery of this national program $84,434.84 + super & generous salary packaging benefits available

Sydney Young Parents Program(SYPP) Case Manager

Part Time Ongoing

The Sydney Young Parents Program helps young parents aged 15-25 years who are at risk of homelessness, to develop the skills and confidence they need to create a supportive, nurturing environment so their family can thrive.

Specialist Family Violence Practitioner

Part Time

The Specialist Family Violence Practitioner will be implementing Good Shepherd’s outreach program to women at the Dame Phyllis Frost Centre correctional facility who have experienced family violence.

Family Violence Case Manager

Full Time Ongoing

The Family Violence Case Manager is an integral member of the Family Violence Team and delivers high quality crisis and short response as well as longer term intensive case management services to women and children who have experienced, or are currently experiencing, family violence, including women who choose to remain in the relationship.

Practice Excellence Partner

Full Time Ongoing

This role is part of the Quality and Continuous Improvement team and will support the development and implementation of service excellence initiatives including MARAM and best practice service delivery frameworks.

Social Worker – Telephone & Online

Full TIme

Fixed Term

The Social Worker will form part of a broader team of skilled professionals working closely to deliver a holistic, multi-channel model of telephone & online support: economic wellbeing, family violence and family services that is person centred and linked into community support services.

Team Lead – Support & Safety Hub

Part Time Ongoing

The Team Leader - Support and Safety Hub will provide day-to-day operational management and leadership to Hub Practitioners within the Bayside Peninsula Support and Safety Hub, supporting the delivery of a high quality intake, assessment, crisis response, planning and referral service to women and children who have experienced family violence, vulnerable children and families, and perpetrators of family violence.

Project Facilitator – Financial Inclusion Action Plan (FIAP)

Part Time

Fixed Term

• Part time (0.6 EFT) fixed term contract until Dec 2021 • Located in Salisbury (SA) & surrounds • $92,259.44 pro rata + super & generous salary packaging benefits available The Project Facilitator will work with the Good Shepherd FIAP team (based in Melbourne) to deliver the place-based FIAP project in Northern Adelaide, engaging with…

Specialist Family Violence Case Manager

Full Time Ongoing

This Specialist Family Violence Case Manager supports women and young people who have experienced family violence and entered refuge or crisis accommodation.

Family Therapeutic Practitioner, Family Violence

Part Time

The Family Therapeutic Practitioner works in partnership with families to achieve their goals, support recovery from family violence, improve family relationships and functioning and ensure the safety of all family members.

Child and Adolescent Therapeutic Practitioner, Family Violence

Part Time

The Child and Adolescent Therapeutic Practitioner is an integral member of the family violence team and delivers high quality counselling and therapeutic interventions for young people, under 18 years of age, who have experienced family violence and are with their family in refuge or crisis accommodation

Advanced Family Violence Practice Leader

Full Time Ongoing

The Advanced Family Violence Practice Leader will work in close partnership with The Orange Door Leadership, within a matrix model of management, to lead family violence practice and provide secondary consultation with internal and external service providers.

General Manager Information Technology & Digital

Full Time Ongoing

As an integral member of the Executive Leadership Team, this role is accountable for providing leadership of Information Technology functions & Digital platforms for GSANZ, leading transformation of the current Technology landscape, and ensuring effective operations across Services, Support, Infrastructure and Platforms are in place.

Director Stakeholder Engagement & Partnerships

Full Time Ongoing

This role is responsible for leadership of stakeholder relations and partnership strategies to enable the achievement of strategic objectives relating to coalitions for impact. The role leads and drives integrated stakeholder planning and proactive business development, and ensures a co-ordinated strategic approach. This Includes accountability for government relations, Financial Inclusion Action Plans(FIAP), corporate partnerships and services, as well as brand, marketing, communications and tender Coordination.

Chief Operating Officer

Full Time Ongoing

As an integral member of the Executive Leadership Team, this role is accountable for overseeing the business operations of GSANZ, ensuring that core Infrastructure and effective financial and operational governance and processes are in place.

Family Services Case Manager

Part Time

Fixed Term

The IFS team promotes the healthy functioning of children, young people and families through a range of educational, developmental, social and support services. The team assists and supports parents to develop, maintain and strengthen the safety, stability, development and wellbeing of their children and family.

Team Leader – Family Services

Full TIme

Fixed Term

The Team Leader - Family Services leads family support practitioners within an integrated team of professionals whose focus includes integrated family services, family violence specialist case management and group programs.

Financial Capability & Intake Officer

Full TIme

Fixed Term

Work with the client eligible for a Telephone and Online loan to collect information in the loan origination system, identifying points in the process where you can provide financial capability support.

Child Wellbeing Intake and Assessment Practitioner

Full Time Ongoing

This position will form part of an integrated team within the Support and Safety hub, providing women, families and young people with coordinated access to the information and support they require to be safe, strong and connected.

Family Violence Intake & Assessment Practitioner

Permanent Full Time

Permanent Part Time

This position will form part of an integrated team within the Support and Safety hub, providing women, families and young people with coordinated access to the information and support they require to be safe, strong and connected.