Community Development Officer

Community Development Officer

Job Title: Community Development Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $34 per hour plus superannuation
Reference: 2899575
Contact Name: Vera Boon
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2019 12:17

Job Description

Benefits include:
  • Positively impact the connection between this Council and its residents
  • Engage with this community across a variety of Community Safety and Wellbeing initiatives
  • ASAP start - apply today, start tomorrow!
About the role:

Design & Build are currently inviting applications for the role of Community Development Officer to join a Council in the outer south-eastern suburbs. This opportunity is a temporary contract with an immediate start, 35 km from Melbourne's CBD.

Working within the Community Services Directorate, you will coordinate the implementation of Community Safety projects, and assist with a range of initiatives focused on enhancing Community Wellbeing. 

Requirements include:
  • Demonstrated Community Development and Engagement skills, including sound experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
  • Ability to seek input and negotiate with a wide cross section of the community, and Council and other Government stakeholders
  • If successful, a Working with Children Check will be required
For a confidential discussion regarding this role or other Community Services opportunities in Local Government, please contact Vera Boon on (03) 8535 3111.