Join our team

Alex Pontello, CEO (left) congratulating Eric Coulter, Manager Access and Demand (centre) on being awarded Employee of the Year Award at the Shoalhaven Business Awards.

 Working at Southern Cross Housing

Southern Cross Housing offers a range of employment opportunities spanning Tenancy Management, Community Development, Asset Management, Finance and Corporate Services.

The benefits

We offer competitive remuneration with access to not-for-profit salary packaging. We encourage professional development and provide generous study provisions. We foster a positive workplace culture and provide a flexible, enjoyable workplace where you’ll be surrounded by experienced professionals.

Putting your application together

We often receive a high volume of applications when we advertise roles. If you’d like the best possible result, we suggest the following:

  • Submit an up-to-date resume (not exceeding 4 pages) highlighting your skills, qualifications and experience relevant to the role
  • Provide a statement describing how you meet the selection criteria outlined in the job advertisement (not exceeding 2 pages)
  • E-mail your resume to us at before the closing time and date

Remember, only applicants who have submitted a resume and statement addressing the selection criteria will be considered for roles and only short-listed candidates will be contacted. If you’d like feedback regarding your application, you can e-mail

Essential requirements

In addition to role specific requirements, all new Southern Cross Housing staff must provide and maintain during their course of their employment:

  • Working with Children Check
  • Criminal record check providing suitable clearance to work with vulnerable members of the community

If you’ve lived or worked overseas, we’ll let you know about any additional evidence you may need to provide.

Current vacancies

Southern Cross Housing vacancies are advertised here. Please check in periodically to check out our opportunities.

Expressions of interest

If you’d like to join our team, but we’re not advertising at present, you can e-mail a cover letter explaining the type of work you’d be interested in along with a current resume to¬† We’ll keep your information on file for approximately 6 months.

Southern Cross Housing does not accept unsolicited applications from employment agencies.

Volunteering and student placements

We support our community and sector by hosting volunteers and student placements (for Students completing TAFE or University qualifications). E-mail us at to discuss your needs and see if we can support your goals.

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