Job Details
  • Reference398889A_1663920746
  • LocationPort Hedland
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted2 days ago
  • ConsultantHelen Gibson

We are currently seeking a Temporary, Refuge Manager for one of our clients based in Port Hedland. This is a highly visible role that will see you managing the efficient and effective operation of the refuge and ensuring standards are met in line with company requirements.

This is a short-term role that maybe ongoing.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Liaison with funding body to provide compliance reporting
  • Management of financial practices
  • Ensure case management information is kept up to date
  • Ensure safety of staff and clients including emergency practices
  • Lead, develop and manage staff
  • Maintain and develop community networks and relationships
  • Regular review of the operation

Skills required:

  • Demonstrated experience in working with people in crisis particularly women and children
  • Understanding of domestic violence issues
  • Working knowledge of the legal system
  • High level of interpersonal skills
  • Sound financial management skills
  • Experience in leading and training staff
  • Valid police check or ability to obtain one
  • Valid working with children check or ability to obtain one

It is essential you can encourage and support your team, be credible, non-judgemental and demonstrate empathy.

This is a rewarding role that is truly at the forefront of providing a safe and supportive service for women and children who are escaping family or domestic violence or are homeless due to a crisis.