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Centacare is a social welfare agency committed to providing support to people in need within the communities it serves. Centacare delivers a range of programs and services to families and individuals throughout Western Victoria.  

 

To work for us you must have a passion for people and the environment, and a belief in social justice. 

 

 
 
 

Employment Consultant/Claims Officer

Mildura based

Full time

 
Centacare Employment Mildura has a vacancy for a highly motivated, professional person with experience/interest in Job services Australia contract delivery.
 
Our ideal candidate will be have an eye for detail, will be excited by the prospect of learning new skills, and will be passionate about assisting jobseekers into ongoing, sustainable employment.  
 
We'd like you to have experience in employment or similar services, especially in managing a diverse caseload.   Experience in processing claims in an employment, recruitment or similar context, while not essential, would be an advantage.  You must be quality focused and have a sound knowledge of compliance and how to apply it. 
 
 
Please forward your application and statement addressing the key selection criteria; quoting reference number SD100514 to jobs@centacareballarat.org.au by 5.00 pm on Monday 19th May, 2014.
 
For more information please contact Maureen Byrnes on 03 5051 0000
 
Centacare Catholic Diocese of Ballarat Inc. is a social welfare agency committed to providing support to people in need in the communities it serves.  Centacare provides opportunities for ongoing training and development; flexible work arrangements; salary packaging, and a supportive team environment. 
 
 
 

Employment Consultant 

Ballarat based

Full time

 
Centacare Employment Ballarat has a vacancy for a highly motivated, professional person with experience/interest in Job services Australia contract delivery.
 
Our ideal candidate will have an eye for detail, will be excited by the prospect of working with a high performing team, and will be passionate about assisting jobseekers into ongoing, sustainable employment.
 
We'd like you to have experience in employment services, especially in managing a diverse caseload in a Job Services Australia or similar programme.  You must be quality focused and have a sound knowledge of compliance and how to apply it. 
 
 
For more information please contact Bob Morley on 03 5337 8999.
 
Please forward your application and statement addressing the key selection criteria; quoting reference number SD100514 to jobs@centacareballarat.org.au by 5.00 pm on Friday 8th August, 2014.
 
 
 

Aboriginal Victims of Crime Engagement Worker

Victims Assistance & Counselling Program

Ballarat Central Office

Part Time (0.7 EFT) - 12 Month Contract 

 
We are seeking an Aboriginal Victims of Crime Engagement Worker to join our team in Ballarat. The Aboriginal Victims of Crime Engagement Worker role is responsible for providing community based case management to Aboriginal victims of crime. The role will engage with Aboriginal communities to link with services that support crime, including the VACP, and assist clients through the criminal justice process.
 
The successful candidate will possess professional qualifications within the social/community services sector and case management, data entry, record keeping, networking & relationship building skills.
 
 
Please forward your cover letter, resume and response to the key  skills and experience to humanresources@centacareballarat.org.au by close of business Friday 8th August 2014.
 
Centacare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and inclusion and actively encourage applications from people from diverse cultures and people with a disability. Interested applicants who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander are encouraged to contact the Human Resources department.
 
Centacare is taking a ‘special measure’ under s.12 of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 for the purpose of providing social welfare services to the Aboriginal community in the Grampians and Barwon South West Regions of Victoria.
 
 
 
 
Frequently asked questions
 
Superannuation
Centacare’s superannuation default fund is Catholic Super.
 
Police Clearance
Centacare requires all employees to successfully gain their Police clearance. This can be obtained during the first months of employment.
 
Link to National Police Record Check – Click here
 
 
Working With Children Check
Centacare requires all employees to successfully gain their Working with Children clearance. This can be obtained during the first months of employment with Centacare.
 
Link to Working with Children Check - Click Here
 
Conditions of Employment
Flexible working arrangements
Generous personal leave allowance
Extra leave allowances
Employee Assistance Program
Study Assistance
Paid Maternity leave
Paid Paternity leave
            …..and much, much more
 
Helpful Hints for prospective Employees:
 
Application
Assess your suitability for the role by considering the role description and selection criteria.
Preview Centacare’s website.
Consider the mission and values of Centacare and determine if these can be your mission and values.
 
Centacare may have a number of requirements around the initial application depending upon the role, these will be outlined in the advertisement for the role and may include:
 
Resume
Statement against each of the selection criteria
 
CENTACARE IS A SERVICE OFFERED BY THE CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF BALLARAT AND IS A MEMBER OF CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES AUSTRALIA
Catholic Diocese of Ballarat Inc. ARBN: 141 905 820 Registered Office: Victoria