The RoleThe Property/Housing Officer will provide a pivotal service within Samaritans Youth Homelessness Services across the Lower Hunter and Newcastle regions. The role will develop and maintain relationships with housing providers and private real estate businesses. They will assist the Samaritans Youth Homelessness Service case workers in achieving rapid rehousing, through the relationships they have fostered.Contract until 30/06/2024Full Time based out of Telarah and Broadmeadow Why Work for us?Our teams are the heart of what we do here at Newcastle Anglican. As a part of the team, you have access to the following great benefits:Parental leave (14 weeks)Salary packaging options (up to $611/fortnight)Career and development opportunitiesAccess to over 300+ gyms with Fitness PassportFree access to our corporate Employee Assistance ProgramYou work for us, but we also want to work for you! Is there something important to you we have missed? Let’s talk about it! The EssentialsPrevious property management experienceHighly developed understanding of the Residential Tenancy Act and rights and responsibilities within itAbility to maintain and model professional boundariesExperience in running evidence based programs in relation to tenancy and living skillsExperience in employing strengths-based practice and trauma informed practiceUnderstanding of Rapid RehousingUnderstanding of and commitment to the principles and legislative requirements of child protections, WH&S, cultural diversity, EEO and ethical practiceA solid understanding of housing products and group work programs as they relate to housing for young peopleWho we are? The Anglican Diocese of Newcastle (Newcastle Anglican) is the overarching body for some well-known Hunter and Central Coast organisations – Anglican Care, Samaritans, Newcastle Anglican Schools Corporation and Anglican parishes working primarily in the Hunter and Central Coast regions of New South Wales.For more information visit or email Meg  So, what are you waiting for? Apply now!Samaritans promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children and young people  60000 AUD Newcastle 2300