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    Employment with Coast Shelter

    Thank you for your interest in working with our Organisation. Coast Shelter assists families, adults and young people with complex issues arising from their experience of homelessness, abuse, neglect or violence. We provide a range of support, including crisis accommodation, to assist people to reach their full potential and restore hope in their lives.



    Casual Financial Accountant

    We are seeking a Casual Accountant to join our organisation in a newly created positon. Reporting to the Office Manager, you will enjoy working independently yet as part of a small close-knit team. The role will include:


    Financial management of reconciliations, end of month processing and financial reporting
    Cash flow forecasting and management reporting
    Assisting in the preparation of statutory accounts
    Annual budgeting
    Financial analysis

    ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

    Experience in the not for profit community sector and/or practical accounting
    Tertiary qualified is desirable ideally working towards CA or CPA qualifications
    Detailed and current knowledge of accounting standards and practices
    Excellent written and communication skills
    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    In order to be considered, you must have a valid and current unrestricted driver's licence, First Aid Certificate, Police and Working with Children Checks



    HOW TO APPLY:

    If you have the skills and experience to succeed in the role you are requested to provide the following documents with your application:
    Covering letter addressing the essential criteria
    Resume
    Your application will not be considered if you do not provide the information requested.

    ENQUIRIES: Colleen Blyth 02 4325 3540

    We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity. Coast Shelter strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


    Please apply by emailing above requirements to Human Resources, Jason Brown:
    jason@coastshelter.org.au




    Casual Youth Support Worker

    We are seeking a Casual Youth Support Worker for our residential accommodation programs who will be responsible for the supervision, care and support of our young clients. Working within youth services you will have a nurturing personality able to listen in an empathetic and receptive manner.

    Success in the role will demand an understanding of the causes and impact of homelessness and an empathic approach to those in our community who may find themselves on the outer: homeless and disadvantaged.



    ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

    Ability to motivate and engage with young people
    Able to work within a team
    Ability to manage challenging behaviour and attitudes
    Excellent communication with proven written and oral communication skills
    Intermediate computer skills and experience using Microsoft Office
    Availability for work across a 24/7 roster with occasional sleepover
    Relevant tertiary and/or vocational qualifications and/or equivalent experience in a support worker role will be highly regarded.
    In order to be considered, you must have a valid and current unrestricted driver's licence, First Aid Certificate, Police and Working with Children Checks



    HOW TO APPLY:

    If you have the skills and experience to succeed in the role and would like to make a difference in the lives of our clients you are encouraged to apply by providing the following;
    Covering letter addressing the essential criteria
    Resume
    Your application will not be considered if you do not provide the information requested.

    ENQUIRIES: Mary Biddle Youth Services Coordinator 02 43 253540

    We are committed to equal employment opportunity, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity. Coast Shelter strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.



    Download Casual Youth Support Worker description here.

    Please apply by emailing above requirements to Human Resources, Jason Brown:
    jason@coastshelter.org.au