Employment Opportunities

AHV is now recruiting for a Housing Officer - Melbourne

Aboriginal Housing Victoria (AHV) is an Aboriginal community organisation responsible for managing over 1,500 rental properties for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders living in Victoria. AHV's vision is to ensure that Aboriginal Victorians secure appropriate, affordable housing as a pathway to better lives and stronger communities.

We are seeking applications from highly motivated, reliable people who are keen to work in an Aboriginal organisation working to maintain a sustainable and financially viable housing portfolio across Victoria for Aboriginal people.

Key attributes and skills required for the role include: 

•Resilience and empathy
•Sound judgement skills
•Initiative and prioritisation skills
•Collaboration and team work
•Confidence in using a range of IT systems
•Written and verbal communication skills

Working within the framework of the Residential Tenancies  Act 1997 (Vic) and AHV's policies and guidelines  the Housing Officer (HO) is responsible for property management duties,  including  sign up of new tenants, rent payment, arrears management, terminated tenants and vacated properties.  The HO is also  critical  in  building relationships with support services to assist clients and support community capacity building.

Please download the position description for more details.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria in the position description  by COB 9th June 2017.

Applications should be sent to: Harry Hodge, Tenancy Team Leader, harry.hodge@ahvic.org.au, or Gerry McNamara, Manager Human Resources gerry.mcnamara@ahvic.org.au using the subject line: Housing Officer – Melbourne.

Please direct enquiries about the role to Harry Hodge on 9403 2100.


AHV is Now recruting for a Client Service Officer.

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All Application will be sent to Manager Human Resources gerry.mcnamara@ahvic.org.au and Senior Client Service Officer melissa.edgell@ahvic.org.au

Any Futher enquires please call 9403 2100