AHV Careers

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Maintenance Administration Coordinator - Melbourne

Work Type/s: Fixed term (12 months) full time
Location: Melbourne
Applications close: 12 July 2019

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.

The Maintenance Administration Coordinator works within the Operations team to provide administrative support for maintenance, work order and contractor liaison issues.

We are looking for someone who will bring a client centred focus to the role along with the capacity to work within established procedures. Key attributes and skills required for the role include:

• Previous relevant administrative experience
• Experience with work orders, SDM and maintenance works
• Ability to use data in the SDM system and to load data into the system
• Organisational and decision making ability
• Ability to work with contractors regarding complaints and payments and monitoring
• Sound written and verbal communication skills

This position is based in our North Fitzroy office.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. Applications close on 12 July 2019

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter to Lauree on Jobs@ahvic.org.au

Please direct enquiries about the role to Daniel Pilcher on 9403 2132.

Maintenance Administration Coordinator PD

Life Coach – Aboriginal Housing

Employer: Aboriginal Housing Victoria
Work Type/s: Full Time, 12 month contract
Location: Based in Melbourne ( North Fitzroy)
Applications close: 12 July 2019

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 that is taking the next step towards self-determination and self-management by ensuring that the organisation is able to maintain a sustainable and financially viable housing portfolio across Victoria for Aboriginal people.

The Life Coach reports to the team leader Wellbeing Programs and will work to actively engage AHV’s households in the project by working with households to identify their aspirations, and to assist them to build self-confidence and to advance their aspirations.

The Life Coach will:
• Engage households and provide opportunities for tenants to reach their aspirations and goals
• Connect tenants and agencies
• Mentor and assist people with referrals to other services as required
• Work collaboratively with a broad range of community services

We are looking for someone who will bring a client centred focus to the role and with the following key attributes and skills:
• Awareness and appreciation of Aboriginal societies and cultures and an understanding of the issues affecting Aboriginal people in contemporary Australia and the diversity of circumstances of Aboriginal people.
• Knowledge and experience of working with individuals and families in needs assessment
• Ability to engage, support and motivate individuals groups and service providers
• Excellent communications skills
• Collaborative and coordinated approach to finding solutions to challenges
• Extensive Life experience and empathy for others experiences
• Demonstrated analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills with a diverse range of stakeholders
• Highly organised with ability to work on multiple tasks, with competing priorities and work under pressure to meet deadlines.

This position is based in our North Fitzroy office.

A current Victorian driver’s license, National Police records check and a Working with Children Check are required for this position.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants only.

To apply please submit a resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria in the attached position description by COB 12 July 2019.

Applications should be sent to: jobs@ahvic.org.au with the subject line: Life Coach

Please direct enquiries about the position to Sam French on 9403 2153.

Life Coach - Wellbeing Programs PD