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Reference Number 11416
Position Title Southern Suburbs Support Coord
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Location Hambledon House
Minimum Award/Classification QLGO-Lev 5.1 - 36.25 h/w 
Maximum Award/Classification QLGO-Lev 6.3 - 36.25 h/w 
Roster Pattern 19 day month 
Position Summary

Southern Suburbs Support Coordinator

Vacancy Reference Number: 11416

Salary Range: $73,211 to $83,874 per annum

Location: Hambledon House Edmonton

Closing: Monday 19 March 2018

Applications: Must be submitted online

Primary objectives of the position:

  • To provide leadership and support to members of the Southern Suburbs Support Team in a manner which promotes the achievement of the goals of the team, of Council and relevant funding bodies.
  • To participate in processes with the Manager and other Team Leaders which promote development of the Branch and improve service outcomes.
  • Contribute to processes which support the achievement of Councils objectives.
  • Monitor community needs within the target area and coordinate the response to these needs.
  • Facilitate community education initiatives and the dissemination of community service information.
  • Implement processes to ensure the centre and the services provided by the Southern Suburbs Support Team function effectively and respond to community needs.
  • Recruit, supervise and support centre staff and volunteers.

For a full listing of the Key Duties & Responsibilities and full Selection Criteria you must go to our website:

How to Apply:

Your application must be submitted online and must consist of the following:

  • Cover Letter addressing the three main elements as detailed in the full selection criteria.
  • Copy of your Resume.

Applications not addressing the full selection criteria will not be accepted.

Pre-Employment Assessment:

As part of the selection process, the successful candidate will be required to undertake the following pre-employment assessments;

  • a pre-employment medical, which will include a medical assessment and drug and alcohol test.
  • a national police/criminal history check.

We offer the following benefits:

  • 19 day month RDO
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • 12% contribution to superannuation
  • Annual leave loading
  • Subsidised uniform allowance
  • Subsidised health and well-being membership (gym / swimming pool)
  • On-going opportunities for learning and professional development
Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have previous experience working in Local Government?
Essential: Do you have tertiary qualifications in community development, social sciences, social work or a related field and extensive experience in a similar role?
Essential: Do you possess or have ability to obtain a “Working with Children Check” Blue Card?
Contact Person Cairns Regional Council Recruitment Team
Contact Number (07) 4044 3310
Contact Email
Closing Date 19/03/2018
Position Description
Advert #11416.pdf Open
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm (AEST) on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.