Position Details
Reference Number 11533
Position Title Tenancy Officer, Wesley Country Housing
Employment Type Part Time
Entity Uniting Country SA
Location 22 McRitchie Crescent, Whyalla SA 5600
Award Classification Social, Community, Home Care And Disabiltiy Services Industry Award 2010 - Social and community services employe Level 4, Pay Point 1
Travel Requirements Between UCSA sites, occasional intra & interstate travel
Position Summary

Tenancy Officer

Wesley Country Housing



Part-time FTE 0.5


Applications close 29th September 2017


Enquiries to Liz Sampson 0400 271 767


Our community housing program aims to enhance the skills of families to successfully maintain a tenancy.


An essential aspect of this role is communicating with families and a diverse range of stakeholders to encourage a successful tenancy. This role includes coordinating maintenance with local tradespeople, and liaising with families and support workers. Routine inspections is another aspect of the role to assist tenants comply with their obligations.  Property management skills are desirable but not essential.


You will:

  • Have strong relationship building and communication skills, written and verbal
  • Be organised, plan to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated capacity to maintain accurate records and experience in using data bases

It is desirable for you to have: 

  • Current Australian Drivers Licence (essential)
  • Knowledge of legislation relating to residential tenancies
  • Relevant experience, in a paid or voluntary capacity

You may also need to be available for some out of hours work and travel between UCWCSA sites or interstate as required.


The Benefits:

  • Competitive, above award rates
  • Tax-free salary packaging benefits (up to $15900 per annum), 9.5% superannuation, 17.5% leave loading and access to a fleet vehicle
  • Comprehensive induction and training
  • Flexible, family friendly environment

To Apply:

Our process requires you to provide a Resume, Cover Letter and a statement addressing the Duties and Responsibilities contained within the Position Description.  You will need to put this information in 3 separate documents and upload each document. 

Refer to the UnitingCare Wesley Country SA Guide to Applying for more information.


UnitingCare Wesley Country SA is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing a child safe environment.  People who identify as Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders or other diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.


All offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory DCSI Child Related Employment Screening


Further information about UnitingCare Wesley Country SA can be obtained from www.ucwcsa.org.au


Please contact Michelle Keane on 0419 222 915 for enquiries regarding the application process. 

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have a current Australian Drivers Licence?
Desirable: Do you have a Certificate IV (or above) in a related field?
Contact Person Liz Sampson
Contact Number 0400 271 767
Alternate Contact Person Michelle Keane
Alternate Contact Number 0419222915
Closing Date 29/09/2017
Job and Person Specification Tenancy Officer, WCH.pdf
Additional Attachment Guide to Applying.pdf