- Job posted on: 16th May 2019
- Applications close:
The Program Support Worker will be responsible for implementing and administering current Maldon Neighbourhood Centre programs and activities using community development principles.
Programs include the education and training program, community bus activities, playgroup, health and well-being programmes, regular venue hires, community garden and digital literacy support.
To work within the Centre in a flexible and team based approach.
Since 1986, the Maldon Neighbourhood Centre has provided a place for members of our community to come together to socialise, play, create, and learn. It is governed by a volunteer Committee of Management.
We are a not-for-profit community based organisation that encourages a sense of belonging and community engagement. Our Statement of Intent is “to provide a community directed meeting place which delivers effective and responsible social, recreational, health and educational support services that are informed by community development principles.”
The Centre offers a child-friendly outdoor space, a meeting area and classroom, a Community Garden open to all and a drop-in area with free Wi-Fi and a welcoming atmosphere, as well as the fantastic old Church hall. We run the Maldon Market, Community Bus and Occasional Childcare service as well as a wide-range of courses, workshops and other activities.
Our Vision for the Maldon Neighbourhood Centre (MNC) is to be:
Further information and policies of the Maldon Neighbourhood Centre can be found on our website at: www.maldonnc.org.au.
Working closely with the Centre Coordinator, the Program Support Worker will support the delivery of current programs in the following ways:
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The position is employed for 12 hours per week, with hours to be negotiated across Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Some after-hours and weekend work is required. Additional hours as required to cover for Centre Coordinator’s annual leave and at other times as required. Additional hours will be paid at higher duties rate.
A full position description is attached below.