SENIORS RIGHTS VICTORIA
Seniors Rights Victoria (www.seniorsrights.org.au) is the leading state-wide organisation tackling elder abuse. Elder abuse is a critical social justice issue and a form of family violence intersecting with ageism. This position is a rare opportunity to contribute to community coalitions and structures to prevent elder abuse across various service sectors; non-government and government. The project has a community development approach.
PROJECT OFFICER, Elder Abuse Prevention Networks
We seek a skilled, organised and enthusiastic person to:
· Provide guidance and expert advice to lead agencies to develop and implement a local elder abuse prevention strategy;
· Support lead agencies to establish or strengthen existing elder abuse networks in Victoria of local agencies and community representatives working together to prevent elder abuse
· Organise awareness raising activities
This is a full time position for 21 months. The annual salary for this position is $65,500 to $70,700, depending on experience. Salary packaging is available up to $15,900.
Applications must address the key selection criteria.
For a confidential discussion about the role, please call Jenny Blakey, Manager, on (03) 9655 2104.
Email application in confidence to email@example.com using the subject line ‘SRV EA Prevention Networks via COTA’.
Applications close 9 am, Monday 3 April 2017