July 2018 Issue: Workforce Development in the Homelessness and Social Housing Sector


Contents for July 2018 Issue: Workforce Development in the Homelessness and Social Housing Sector

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CHP Editorial

Jenny Smith, Chief Executive Officer, Council to Homeless Persons

 

AHI President’s Welcome

Andrew Davis, AHI President, Business Development Project Manager, Unity Housing Company

 

Vox Pop — A soapbox for the Australiasian Housing Community

 

Dear HousingWORKS… News, Views and Movements from across the Australasian Housing Industry

 

Community Housing Ltd and Horizon Housing join forces to address Australia’s housing crisis

 

Frog Hollow goes big with the littlest members of the community

 

Newly refurbished convent site in Kalamunda now restoring lives in need

 

AHI’s third Aboriginal Housing Masterclass keeps aboriginal housing on the agenda

 

Street count finds 91 people sleeping rough in City of Port Phillip

 

Feedback stations pilot for quality improvement

 

Feature: Workforce Development in the Homelessness and Social Housing Sectors

 

The SHS Transition Plan: Building a Workforce for the Future

The Council to Homeless Persons Victoria

 

Workforce Development in the Homelessness Sector

Dr Angela Spinney, Senior Research Fellow/Lecturer, Swinburne University of Technology

 

The New South Wales Homelessness Industry Partnership

Tamara Sequeira, Project Manager Staff Sector Development Project, Homelessness NSW

 

Building from Strength

The Centre for Workforce Excellence, Family Safety Victoria

 

Lessons for Sector Workforce Development from the Penrith Homelessness Interagency Service Mapping Research Project

Amy Lawton and Dr Olivia Hamilton, WESTIR Limited

 

Skilling and Supporting Homelessness Sector Workers to Provide Better Outcomes for Indigenous Service Users in Rural North Queensland

Frances Every, Human Services sector worker and independent researcher

 

Homelessness Sector Workforce Development in Tasmania

Jed Donoghue, Executive Member Shelter Tasmania, Meg Smith, Workforce Development Project Officer Shelter Tasmania, Cynthia Townley, Policy Officer Shelter Tasmania and Pattie Chugg, Executive Officer, Shelter Tasmania

 

The Way Forward — Te Ara I Mua: An overview of current homelessness and social housing workforce development in Aotearoa New Zealand

Sho Isogai, Doctoral Candidate — Doctor of Social Work, Massey University

 

Nothing About Us Without Us: Opportunities for Lived Experience in the Homelessness Sector

Morgan Cataldo, Lived Experience Service Development Worker, Launch Housing and Cassandra Bawden, Team Leader, Peer Education and Support Program, Council to Homeless Persons

 

Consumer Voices

Consumer Voices is a regular feature in Parity. Articles are written by and with consumers to ensure they have a say about the issues that directly affect them.

 

Building from Strength: Victoria’s Vision for the Family Violence Workforce of the Future

Emily Maguire, CEO, Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria (DVRCV)

 

Hit Refresh on the Human Services Sector

Bonnie Keates, Shelter SA

 

An Aboriginal Housing and Homelessness Framework for Victoria

Jennifer Samms, Aboriginal Housing Victoria

 

The Intersection Between Family Violence, Housing and Workforce Development

Laura Rosenberg, Social Worker/Capability Building Coordinator in the Enhanced Pathways to Family Violence Work Project at The Salvation Army Crisis Services Network Family Violence Services

 

Ask Izzy: Utilising Technology to Address Domestic Violence

Pip Robertson, Ask Izzy Help at Hand Coordinator, Infoxchange

 

‘Graduates Need Not Apply’

Sorcha Walshe, Shelter SA

 

Meet a Tenant

Dean Charleton

 

A Career in Housing

Scott Langford, Chief Executive Officer, SGCH

 

 

Look who’s new at the AHI

 

Corporate Member

Bethanie Housing

 

Certified Housing Professional

Julia Saunders, Development Manager, CORT Community Housing

 

AHI member

Bettyanne Crawford, Tenancy Relations Office, Compass Housing

 

 

Opinion

Alice Clark

Executive Director, Shelter SA