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Veritas House is a vibrant, not-for-profit, community-based organisation with a specific focus on supporting vulnerable children, young people, their families and carers. Veritas currently delivers services in a range of programs funded by Department of Communities and Justice (formerly Family and Community Services) and Juvenile Justice across Bathurst, Orange and Dubbo. Our service is expanding, and we are looking for very special people to join our team.


Administration Officer/Receptionist, Permanent Full-time (Orange)

We have an exciting vacancy for a Receptionist/Administration Officer in our Orange office. As the first person our visitors and clients meet at our Orange office, you will be responsible for reception duties as well as:

  • Providing face-to-face, phone and on-line service to our clients, stakeholders and staff
  • Coordinating and managing stationery orders, mail, deliveries, equipment service and repairs
  • Providing general office administration and support to our Orange-based team
  • Liaising closely with our teams in Bathurst

The role is highly varied and requires a person who has great attention to detail, is energetic and self-motivated. If you are looking for a unique opportunity to use your organisation and communication skills in in an organisation with strong social values, this could be the job for you!

Essential Criteria

  1. Proven experience in a corporate reception or in an administration role
  2. Superior customer service skills and stakeholder management
  3. Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office experience
  4. Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  5. Outstanding communication skills – both written and verbal
  6. Natural ability to take initiative and be proactive
  7. High attention to detail
  8. Ability to multitask and work under pressure
  9. Ability to work autonomously while being a team player
  10. Driver’s licence and willingness to drive a work vehicle to Bathurst for training, meetings or as required.

All employment at Veritas House is subject to a clear Working with Children Check & satisfactory National Criminal Screening.

More information on how to apply and the position description are contained within the Information Package.

Applications close 9am, Tuesday 9th June, 2020.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from a CALD background are warmly encouraged to apply.


Casual Youth Workers (Bathurst or Orange)

Veritas House is a vibrant not for profit community-based organisation with a specific focus on supporting vulnerable children, young people and their families in the Bathurst and Orange areas.

Our casual staff work across our service, supporting children and young people by:

  • working in our homelessness and residential services
  • supervising contact visits
  • transporting clients to appointments
  • mentoring young people
  • providing respite care

Our aim is to help you grow your career. We provide you with diverse experience across our services and enough work hours to meet your needs, along with training, professional supervision and the opportunity to develop skills for permanent positions in a growing Agency.

Work can be scheduled over a 24/7 roster, and ideally you will be available to work weekends, weekdays, public holidays and sleepovers.

These positions are child related, so you will need to have a Working with Children Check, be prepared to undertake a National Criminal Check and have relevant qualifications (Cert IV, Diploma or Degree). Experience is a bonus!

To apply, send us your resume plus a cover letter that answers these questions:

  • what are your qualifications (minimum Cert IV in Youth Work or similar, or in last year of degree)?
  • why do you want to work for Veritas House?
  • how does trauma effect children and young people?
  • what experience have you had setting boundaries and working with challenging behaviours?
  • do you have a WWCC, First Aid Certificate and Driver’s Licence (we provide the car)?

Send your resume and a cover letter (don’t forget to answer the above questions) to employment@veritashouse.org.au

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from a CALD background are warmly encouraged to apply.