Positions vacant

Tenant Advocate - Blue Mountains Tenants Advice and Advocacy Service

We are looking for an experienced Tenant Advocate to join the BMTAAS team, based at Katoomba. The role is part time, 14 hours per week, at SCHCADS award level 6. Salary sacrifice available and above award conditions apply.  

The role would involve providing information, advice and casework to tenants, including social housing tenants, predominately by phone and carriage of matters from initial advice to hearing at the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT). Additionally, the role may involve some community education activities, resource development, duty advocacy work at NCAT, and law reform activities.

People from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background are encouraged to apply.

Please apply with a cover letter (1 page), CV with 2 referees and statement addressing the selection criteria to tina@eeclc.org.au with the subject line 'Tenant Advocate -Position Vacant' by 5pm Thursday 20 June 2019.

For enquires about the role please contact Ben Connor on (02) 4704 0210

Click here for position description and selection criteria.

We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which we work, the Darug, Gundungurra and Wiradjuri nations. We pay respect to past, present and future Elders, extending this respect to all Aboriginal people. We respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of our regions. EECLC is is committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.