Homelessness Crisis Support Workers

Job Title: Homelessness Crisis Support Workers
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Industry: Social Work
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date:
Reference: HCSW_1634172934
Contact Name: Social Work Team
Contact Email:
Job Published: Oct 14, 2021

Job Description

  • Work for a leading Not-for-Profit organisation
  • Casual shifts through to full-time
  • Located across Melbourne's Suburbs

We are currently looking for Homelessness Crisis Support Workers, with a minimum of 2 years' experience in the Homelessness sector, based across Melbourne's Suburbs

You will be responsible for delivering support to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and in crisis. With a vast array of support needs, every day will be different and every person will have different challenges and complexities for you to work with.

You will:

  • Provide an immediate response to referrals
  • Provide comprehensive face to face assessments
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with key support services
  • Provide day to day support for clients who may display multiple and complex behaviours

You will have:

  • A tertiary qualification in Social Work, or a relevant Health Sciences degree
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in the homeless sector
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to respond to people affected by homelessness, via responsive intake and assessments
  • Demonstrated understanding of the homelessness service system
  • A valid and current Victorian driver's licence

You will also have or be willing to undergo a Working with Children Check and a Police Check.

Why work with Tradewind?
Tradewind Australia is Melbourne's fastest growing agency recruiting for the Social Services sector. We currently have a high demand for Social Workers across a variety sectors working with the most reputable organisations within the industry. We pride ourselves on the strong and longstanding relationships we have formed with our clients and candidates

We Provide:

  • Your own consultant who will work hard to secure you the right roles for your skill set
  • Access to roles offered exclusively through Tradewind
  • Flexible hours improving your work/life balance
  • No joining fees

How to apply:

  • Follow the link provided (or visit our website and click contact us, then apply now)
  • Fill in as much detail as you can on the application form and upload your resume
  • Contact the office directly if you have any queries regarding your application however, please allow some time for your application to be processed

Join the Tradewind team and apply now!


Apply today or alternatively send an up-to-date resume to the team at
If you'd like to have a confidential chat about this, or any of our latest positions feel free to call the team on 03 9081 0559.

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