Community Integration Worker – Northern Community Legal Centre – VIC

Based at the new Wallan office, the Community Integration Worker will work with the Wallan Senior Lawyer to establish the new Mitchell office site, co-located at the Wallan Community Hub. The Community Integration Worker will be responsible for a range of community development and client support activities. This will include working with local agencies to streamline referral pathways and build their capacity to identify and refer clients with legal needs, while gathering evidence of local needs and community priorities. This information will be used to develop and implement a comprehensive community development plan that aims to enhance community knowledge of legal rights and build community capacity to prevent or respond to legal problems In addition to implementing the Community Development Plan, the Community Integration Worker will undertake client support activities, including intake and triage, safety planning, risk assessment, court support and providing warm referrals to other agencies.

How to apply

Applicants can email a resume together with a cover letter responding to each of the essential selection criteria to Applicants must answer the essential selection criteria in the position description to be considered.