Around the world the Good Shepherd network is working to create just and equal communities where women and girls can live full, safe lives. We have been committed to our mission for nearly 200 years, working strongly for social change. Wherever we are, we strive to team up with people who share our mission, vision and passion for social justice because the need is still great.
Our areas of expertise are, safety and resilience, educational pathways and financial security.
Firmer Foundations (FF) is a successful, innovative financial capability coaching program for women; conceived and developed by GSANZ.
FF responds to the financial disempowerment of women by providing targeted financial capability development supports to increase women’s financial skills, knowledge and confidence and to enable access to resources and supports for economic participation and financial stability. Outcomes in these areas are intended to increase women’s safety and wellbeing in the longer term, as women become less vulnerable to economic abuse and other forms of family violence. FF has a strong focus on the evaluation of its outcomes.
About the role
We require an experienced practitioner to implement and deliver the Firmer Foundations program on the Mornington Peninsula and to contribute to and monitor the evaluation of the program under the guidance and support of the Program and National Manager. The program includes two demonstration partnership opportunities one in Shepparton and another in Springvale.
The role contributes to the development of Good Shepherd financial security services including Firmer Foundations, financial counselling, sector training and to broader GSANZ objectives.
To be successful in this role you will:
Mandatory Requirements and Qualifications
GSANZ is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to staff wellbeing; we offer a supportive work environment, ongoing professional development for staff, we encourage flexible working arrangements and provide access to Salary Packaging. This role is classified at Level 5 SCHADS 2010 Award.
To find out more about the role and to down load a copy of the position description please go to https://goodshep.org.au/join-us/positions-and-benefits/.
Too apply please review the position description and email a short covering letter addressing the key selection criteria outlining your relevant skills and expertise along with a copy of your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
For any inquiries relating to the role please contact Jude Nicholson, Manager Financial Security email@example.com
Applications close 5pm Sunday 18 March and should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Good Shepherd is a Child Safe employer. Employment is subject to satisfactory referee checks, a current employment Working with Children Check, National Criminal History check and proof of the right to work in Australia. GSANZ is an equal opportunity employer, people who identify as Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander or other diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.