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Programs Officer Risdon Vale Neighbourhood Centre

We are looking for a passionate, creative person who is interested in meaningful employment that makes a real difference to people in the community. The successful applicant will have a strong sense of social justice, high energy levels, and an ability to prioritise and have experience and commitment to supporting staff and volunteers in a community development environment.

The purpose of Neighbourhood Houses in Tasmania is to work as community operated organisations building community capacity in socially isolated and disadvantaged local areas or neighbourhoods.

The Goals of Neighbourhood Houses are

  • Building Community
  • Supporting People and their Families
  • Enhancing Choices

The Risdon Vale Neighbourhood Centre is an independent Incorporated Association, funded by the Department of Communities Tasmania and operates within the Neighbourhood Centre framework.

The position is based in Risdon Vale, Tasmania, for 15 hours a week and is paid at Level 4 SCHCADS Award TAS. A statement of duties and the selection criteria can be obtained by emailing Christine Saville Christine.saville4@bigpond.com

Applications close at 5.00 pm on 9 October 2018