• Full Time
  • Burwood NSW
  • SCHADS Level 7 AUD / Year

Website Community Action for Better Living

A community-based NFP

About Us:

Community Action for Better Living Inc. (CABL) is a dynamic, not-for-profit community service organisation based in Burwood, NSW. We are dedicated to supporting communities in Sydney’s Inner West through our Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (WDVCAS), Family Support Service, and Meals on Wheels (MOW). Our highly skilled and professional staff team delivers trauma-informed, client-centred and culturally safe support through phone, face-to-face, at court, via outreach, and community engagement.

The Role:

We are on the lookout for an experienced and passionate Manager to lead our Burwood WDVCAS team. This pivotal role reports directly to the CEO and is an integral part of CABL’s leadership team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee service delivery and ensure it aligns with our mission and values.
  • Supervise and support a team of dedicated staff.
  • Service delivery, staff supervision, budgeting, reporting and ensuring compliance with the funding agreement and related policy and procedure manuals.
  • Navigate the complexities of and social and legal consequences of domestic and family violence (DFV), including legal matters such as ADVO applications, criminal prosecutions, family law, care and protection, migration and victim’s compensation.


  • Proven experience and understanding of DFV dynamics, social and legal consequences, and the criminal justice response.
  • As a minimum a degree in social work or equivalent, with extensive relevant experience.
  • Exceptional organisational, administrative, financial, management, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • This position is open to female applicants only, as per s. 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).
  • Successful candidates will be required to have or undergo a Working with Children Check and a National Police Records Check.

Why Join Us:

  • Full-time position (38 hours per week) at level 7 of the SCHADS Award.
  • Salary packaging available.
  • Be a part of a committed team making a tangible difference in the community.

How to Apply:

Review the position description here.

Email your application to ceo@cabl.org.au, including a resume and a cover letter addressing the key requirements, with “Application for Manager Burwood WDVCAS” in the subject line.

For more information, contact the CEO at ceo@cabl.org.au


Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 29 July 2024.

Don’t miss this opportunity to make a meaningful impact—apply today!

To apply for this job email your details to ceo@cabl.org.au.