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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.

Housing Coordinator (12 months fixed term contract)

12 month parental leave contract \ Leederville Office
Closing Date: Friday, 8 March 2019

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

Foundation Housing is a not for profit organisation at the forefront of the management and development of affordable housing in Western Australia. We are currently looking for a Housing Coordinator to join our Perth metropolitan team on a 12 month fixed term parental leave cover.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Establish new tenancies, including showing properties, preparation of lease agreements, bond lodgement and orientation for new tenants.
  • Manage a portfolio of 150 properties.
  • Respond quickly to indicators that tenancies are at risk and establish and maintain regular contact.
  • Maintain appropriate records in the Tenancy Management System.
  • Undertake regular scheduled property inspections including, six weekly settling in visits and incoming and outgoing Property Condition Reports.

Foundation Housing provides a stimulating, 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.

For further more information please refer to the job description in the application pack.

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

Community Engagement Coordinator

Leederville Office
Closing Date: Monday, 11 March 2019

Foundation Housing is a not for profit organisation at the forefront of community housing in Western Australia. We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Community Engagement Coordinator to join our Community and Business Development Team.

We are looking for someone with great energy to engage with residents, plan activities to ensure they feel part of the organisation, put in place structures to capture customer feedback and ensure our complexes and communal facilities are well activated with supports, services and information that our customers will benefit from.

The primary focus of this position is to develop and implement a community development and engagement strategy and associated programs, and to drive meaningful engagement across the organisation with Foundation Housing customers and stakeholders.

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

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.

Housing Coordinator - Managed Properties

Leederville Office
Closing Date: Monday, 18 March 2019

Foundation Housing is a not for profit organisation at the forefront of the management and development of affordable housing in Western Australia.

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.

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

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

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

Applications close on Monday, 18 March 2019.

Property Coordinator - Homes for Carer's ( 6 month fixed term contract )

Leederville Office
Closing Date: Monday, 18 March 2019

Foundation Housing is a not for profit organisation at the forefront of the management and development of affordable housing in Western Australia.

We currently have a vacancy for a Property Coordinator on a 6 month fixed term contract to manage our Homes for Carer’s program.

The purpose of the Homes for Carer’s program is to unite children in foster care with a family member (such as a grandparent) who is willing to care for the child, but doesn’t currently live in a home suitable for the children.  Foundation Housing manages the program with funding provided by the Department of Communities and secures suitable properties in the private rental market.

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.

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

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

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

Applications close on Monday, 18 March 2019.

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