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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.

Night Supervisor - Broome

Broome | Part time
Closing Date: Friday, 24 May 2019

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 to 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 Night Supervisor for our Frederick Street complex in Broome.  Reporting to the Team Leader you will be responsible for providing professional customer service with residents and visitors.

The contracted hours are 28 hours per week, spread over a 7 day period, working Monday to Sunday 8:00pm to 12:00am.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Carrying out inspections each evening, including closure of communal laundry and kitchen.
  • Handling disturbances from residents or their visitors.
  • Responding to emergencies during the evening, including contacting emergency services and emergency repairs (outside of non-office hours).
  • Reporting any incidents, repairs and maintenance as per procedures.

This is a great opportunity for an individual seeking part time responsibility, coupled with central living and with the flexibility to combine this role with other commitments. This live in position provides subsidised rent.

To be successful in this position, you will be required to demonstrate strong organisational and prioritisation skills, with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with emergency services, residents and visitors.  You will be a reliable, trustworthy individual who has the ability to provide fair and equal responses when dealing with the complex nature of the residents/tenants we assist.  An understanding of the current Occupational Health & Safety standards and a WA Driver’s Licence is desirable.   You will be required to provide a National Police Clearance and current First Aid Certificate if successful.

FHL provides a stimulating, positive and supportive work environment in what can sometimes be a challenging, but rewarding sector to work in. We have a very clear set of values that assist staff in their day-to-day dealings with tenants, residents, stakeholders and other staff.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading not-for-profit organisation.

For further 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 current resume.

Applications close on Friday, 24May 2019 at 5pm.