Why work at Launch Housing?
A career with Melbourne’s most progressive housing and homelessness organisation provides an incredible opportunity for you to be part of a diverse, dedicated and friendly group of people. We are passionate about making a real difference in the community by building and empowering people experiencing homelessness.
Whether you are directly working with clients or are in an office-based role, Launch Housing is committed to developing a learning environment for its employee to excel and grow both personally and professionally.
Launch Housing is an Equal Opportunity employer and supports accessible working arrangements for all. This includes people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, gender diverse, intersex or queer. We acknowledge Lived Experience as a unique expertise, and encourage people with a Lived Experience of Homelessness to apply.
All applicants must have the right to work in Australia and will be required to complete a Working with Children check and Police check as part of our pre-employment checks.
- Value based organisation - empowerment, fresh thinking, agility, leadership and courage
- Generous Personal Leave Provisions
- 5 Days of Wellbeing Leave in addition to Annual Leave
- Salary Packaging of $15.990
- Free access to Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Learning and Development opportunities
- Flexible Work Environment
Working for Victoria Positions
As part of the Working for Victoria Initiative, Launch Housing are proud to be able to offer a variety of positions to support people in the community affected by COVID-19.
To register your interest: Visit Working for Victoria website.
Select ‘I’m looking for work’. Then select “Apply for work” and register your details with the Working for Victoria’s jobs marketplace run through Sidekicker.
You will be notified via Sidekicker as jobs are posted. For more information, please visit Apply For Work 6 Simple Steps (step by step guide in how to sign up to the platform which is also available in 17 languages).
If you need a handy tips and tricks page to help jobseekers to update their profiles. Look no further. Here’s some useful tips from the Victorian Government.
Launch Housing hosts a number of student placements each year, from a wide range of disciplines including Social Work, Community Services, Occupational Therapy and Counselling. We have a culture of continuous learning and development, and value connection with education providers and students.
We encourage students who are interested in doing a placement with us to coordinate this with their education provider. Due to a high volume of requests, we are unable to respond directly to placement related queries from students, but will endeavour to respond to education providers.