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At Foundation Housing we strive to be a leader in our sector and an employer of choice.

Foundation Housing understands that staff are our organisation’s most important resource. We employ around 100 people in Perth, Broome and South Hedland – people with a commitment to helping those in need secure and retain a home.
Foundation Housing provides a stimulating, positive and supportive work environment in what can sometimes be a challenging sector. Our staff are professional and empathetic people who understand that providing a safe and secure home has the potential to change lives.
The organisation has a very clear set of values that assist staff in their day-to-day dealings with tenants, residents, stakeholders and other staff. This provides a useful framework for staff and managers to check that their behaviours are consistent with these values.

If this sounds like an organisation that you can positively contribute to, please review the job vacancies section for a list of roles currently being recruited.

For any enquiries, please contact lorena@foundationhousing.org.au.

Compliance Manager

Leederville Office | Full Time | Permanent
Closing Date: Friday, 19 July 2019

Foundation Housing is a not for profit organisation at the forefront of community housing in Western Australia.  We have an opportunity for an experienced Compliance Manager to join our organisation in this newly created role.

We are looking for someone with great focus and drive to ensure our integrated risk, internal audit and compliance framework is appropriately and effectively managed, to control risks, improve operational efficiencies and ensure compliance across legislative, regulatory, contractual and internal requirements.

This position reports to the CFO, however, you will work closely with leaders across the organisation to support compliance and continuous improvement.

Foundation Housing provides a stimulating, positive and supportive work environment in what can sometimes be a challenging, but rewarding sector to work in. The organisation has a very clear set of values that assist staff in their day-to-day dealings with tenants, residents, stakeholders and other staff. As a not-for-profit organisation, staff members are also entitled to receive salary packaging benefits.

For further more information please refer to the job description which can be found at www. foundationhousing.org.au/careers

This position is full time; however, we are open to considering applications for 4 days per week.

If you require additional information please contact Lorena Lindo, HR & Safety Administrator on lorena@foundationhousing.org.au

To be considered your application should include a copy of your resume and a brief covering letter addressing the essential criteria for the position.

Applications close on Friday, 19 July 2019.

Receptionist

Leederville Office | Full Time | Permanent
Closing Date: Friday, 19 July 2019

Foundation Housing (FHL) is a not for profit organisation at the forefront of the management and development of affordable housing in Western Australia.  At FHL we understand that everyone needs a home.  We are one of WA’s largest developers and manager of affordable housing for people in need.

We are a successful, award-winning business driven by a cause.  We help people in need secure and retain a home by forming strong partnerships that enable us to assist far more people than working alone.  More than just accommodation, we provide a high level of service and support to help our tenants sustain their home.

We manage over 2,100 homes, housing over 3,500 people.  We work in more than 130 suburbs across WA, with offices in 4 Perth locations as well as in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

We are currently seeking an experienced Receptionist to join our team.  Reporting to the Customer Service Team Leader, this position is the “face” of the organisation and will be responsible for ensuring that clients and business partners are greeted in a professional and friendly manner. This position is full time, working 5 days per week at our office in Leederville.

We are looking for someone who has a bright and bubbly personality, with the ability to interact with our tenants in a warm friendly manner showing understanding and empathy in person and on the phone.

The main functions of this role are to:

  • Deliver a professional and effective reception service including greeting visitors/clients/customers/stakeholders in a pleasant and professional manner and ensuring the reception area is clear and tidy.
  • Effective management of the tenant maintenance phone line, including issuing work orders for repairs.
  • Process and record correspondence on a daily basis (including faxes, incoming and outgoing post).
  • Assist in the maintenance of the office filing system, including company records and documents.
  • Order and purchase supplies (general office consumables and stationery) and maintain accurate records.
  • Relief reception duties at other FHL sites, when required and directed by the CSTL

Ideally, the successful person will be able to demonstrate considerable experience in customer service delivery and administration. The holding of a current WA Driver’s License and a National Police Clearance Certificate are essential.

FHL provides a positive and supportive work environment in what can sometimes be a challenging sector. The organisation has a very clear set of values that assist staff in their day-to-day dealings with tenants, residents, stakeholders and other staff. As a not-for-profit organisation, staff members are also entitled to receive salary packaging benefits.

To be considered your application must include a copy of your resume and a covering letter addressing the positions essential criteria.  Please click on the “download application pack” to obtain a copy of the job description and essential criteria.

Please forward your application to Lorena Lindo, HR & Safety Administrator on lorena@foundationhousing.org.au by 5pm on Friday, 19 July 2019

If you require additional information please contact Lorena Lindo, HR & Safety Administrator on lorena@foundationhousing.org.au

 

Housing Coordinator - Managed Properties

Leederville Office | Full Time | Permanent
Closing Date: Friday, 19 July 2019

Want to make a difference? Then this job may be the one for you.

Foundation Housing Ltd (FHL) is a not for profit organisation at the forefront of community housing.  At FHL we understand that everyone needs a home.  We are one of WA’s largest developers and managers of affordable housing for people in need.

We are a successful, award-winning business driven by a cause.  We help people in need secure and retain a home by forming strong partnerships that enable us to assist far more people than working alone.  More than just accommodation, we provide a high level of service and support to help our tenants sustain their home.

We manage over 2,100 homes, housing over 3,500 people.  We work in more than 130 suburbs across WA, with offices in 4 Perth locations as well as in the Kimberley and Pilbara.

We are currently looking for a Housing Coordinator to join our Managed Properties team to provide client centred, high quality and responsive tenancy management services across our managed properties portfolio.  It is essential that you have experience working with clients who are dealing with mental health, disability and support issues.

Foundation Housing provides a stimulating, positive and supportive work environment in what can sometimes be a challenging sector. We have a very clear set of values that assist staff in their day-to-day dealings with tenants, residents, stakeholders and other staff. As a not-for-profit organisation, staff members are also entitled to receive salary packaging benefits.

To be considered your application must include a copy of your resume and a covering letter addressing the essential criteria.  Please visit www.foundationhousing.org.au/careers and click on “download application pack” to obtain a copy of the job description and essential criteria.

If you require additional please contact Lorena Lindo, HR & Safety Administrator on 9422 0740 or lorena@foundationhousing.org.au

Applications close on Friday, 19 July 2019.