Senior Coordinator - Children and Youth Development

Job No: CC985
Location: Cumberland Local Government Area, Sydney

  • Full-time maternity relief position concluding 4 December 2020
  • Exciting role within dynamic team

About the Organisation

Cumberland Council is a Child Safe organisation which offers a range of employment in both indoor and outdoor work across a variety of professions and trades and supports the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity, Work Health and Safety, cultural diversity and professional development of staff. Cumberland Council provides extensive services to its residents with the Cumberland Local Government Area being located some 18km west of the Sydney CBD and having an estimated resident population of 219,312.

Council’s long-term Community Strategic Plan focuses on a commitment to social and cultural cohesion, the local economy, our natural and built environments and local leadership. As a member of our organisation, you will have an opportunity to drive community outcomes, programs and services and be part of a Council focused on being innovative, inspiring and delivering change

About the Opportunity

This position is responsible for coordinating a multi-disciplinary, community focused area and will be held accountable for the successful delivery of key strategies, projects and programs across the following functions:

  • Child protection: organisational and community strategies
  • Children’s programs, projects and initiatives
  • Youth programs, projects and initiatives
  • Sector intervention children and youth.

Council is committed to providing an accessible, safe and inclusive workplace for all. If you require additional support or any reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know during the application process.  

For more information refer to the position description here.

Salary: This position is placed in Grade 15 of Cumberland Council’s salary structure with a salary range of $2,128.78 - $2,448.10 per week plus superannuation. Commencement salary will depend upon qualifications, experience and competencies.

Conditions of Employment: Employment is under the Local Government (State) Award. This is a full-time maternity relief position based on nine (9) day 70 hour fortnight. This position will be located at the Merrylands Office, however will be required to work around various sites in the Cumberland Local Government Area. Attendance at meetings and activities after operating hours will be required.

Enquiries: Telephone Cathie Zammit on 8757 9725 for further information.

Position Number: SP-CD-21

Closing Date: 11.30PM Friday, 18 October 2019




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