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Senior Program Facilitator – Employment and Housing

Summary


  • Max-term full-time opportunity (contract end till June 2022)
  • Do you believe in second chances and supporting men to reintegrate into the community?
  • Be a part of a multi-disciplinary team of experienced professionals
  • Competitive remuneration package with salary packaging benefits available

About the organisation

We are a leading community support organization working alongside people to live the life they aspire to, their way, providing a broad range of support in Homelessness, Justice, Disability, Palliative Care, Early Childhood Intervention Services (ECIS), and Early Years and Education service areas. A career with us means you are part of an organisation making a real difference.

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About the role

The Senior Program Facilitator – Employment and Housing (is part of the MCM Justice Leadership Team based at Ravenhall Correctional Centre, a male prison which has operated since November 2017. MCM provide vital programs to men who are working towards meaningful reintegration back into the community.  RCC is based on the Good Lives Model, whichhas an ethical basis in human rights, and recognises that the best way toreduce re-offending is to support and enhance the capabilities and well-beingof men in prison.  In this role, you willbe a part of a multi-disciplinary team of experienced professionals working towards a common goal of providing programs and services that will help men improve their lives and their community. 

Reporting to the Business Manager Ravenhall, the purpose of this role is to lead and develop the MCM Employment and Housing programs delivering pre-and post-release services to men at RCC. 

These programs aim to provide resources and information to support to men leaving prison, assisting them to;

  • Improve their employability skills and identifying employment.
  • Assist in supporting men with current and post release housing needs.

The role is responsible for the day to day supervision of a small team of housing and employment specialist and to assist in the design and facilitation of group sessions. In addition, the role is expected to play an active role in the Leadership Team supporting high levels of performance at Ravenhall.

A position description containing further information is attached here.

Benefits

We offer a competitive remuneration package including an attractive salary, access to tax-effective salary packaging arrangements and supportive work/life balance provisions. MCM recognises the importance of investing in the training, learning and development of our employees.

How to apply

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Applications should include a current CV, Cover Letter and address the key selection criteria.

Applications to be sent via the Apply now button which opens an application form on the MCM website. 

For more details or if you have any issues with the application please email: recruitment@mcm.org.au

Applications close on 28 October 2020. We reserve the right to interview prior to the closing date. 

Applicants will be required to undergo a pre-employment safety screening process as part of the MCM selection process. Appointments to MCM roles will be subject to the following safety screening checks (as applicable to the role): National (and International if applicable) Police Check (which includes Proof of Identity check) Corrections Victoria Security Screening, Victorian Employee Working with Children Check, Right to Work in Australia, and current and valid driver license. All costs associated with safety screening checks (except National Police Check) will be at applicants’ expense.

Position details

  • Date posted

    07 October 2020
  • Closing Date

    28 October 2020
  • Location

    Ravenhall
  • Work type

    Full-Time Max Term
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