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Community Development & Youth Services Coordinator

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Work type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Categories: Community Services and Development

Coordinator Community Development and Youth Services 

Mitchell Shire Council has embarked on Victoria’s last great story of growth.

Located just 40 minutes from Melbourne where the city meets the country, we’re renowned for our scenic beauty that’s rich in both history and heritage.  We’re home to a mix of beautiful natural landscapes, townships and emerging communities in some of Australia’s fastest-growing suburbs.

Come join a Local Government Organisation offering a fantastic opportunity for Community, Opportunity and Growth for the right applicant.

This is your opportunity to join a supportive organisation in an area with a projected population growth of 181,591 people.

About the Opportunity

This role is responsible for the delivery of Council's Life Stages Plan and a range of other strategic policies and projects in the areas of public health planning, gender equity, community and youth development, health and social well-being. 

As the Coordinator of Community Development and Youth Services, you will be a member of Council Senior Leadership Team. You will work closely with the community, partner agencies and other Council departments to deliver an integrated and cohesive approach to reducing and addressing disadvantage and improving diversity and equity within the Mitchell community.

This role is a permanent, full-time opportunity with a Monthly ADO.The total remuneration package begins at $139K (Band 8) including superannuation and Full Private use of Council Vehicle. 

About You

To be successful in this role your skills and experience will include:

  • A proven track record leading productive and harmonious teams
  • Experience in policy and strategy development, project planning and delivery
  • Proven ability to build and manage strategic partnerships with youth and community wellbeing stakeholders
  • Hold a Tertiary qualifications in Public Health, Community Development, Social Policy, or related fields.

For further information about this role please contact Buffy Leadbeater, Manager Life Stages on 5734 6313. 

All applications must address the Key Selection Criteria in the position description. For information on how to apply, please visit our Careers page.

Please note: the successful applicant will be required to obtain a Working with Children Check, prior to commencement.

Applications close at 5pm Monday 22nd July 2024.

Position Description

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