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Project Coordinator


Employer: SDN Children's Services
Work Type/s: Contract, Part Time
Classification/s: Administration, Project Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 12 September, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • Part Time - 30 hours per week
  • Parental leave contract to May 2020

About Us

SDN Children’s Services is a not for profit organisation that has been delivering quality early childhood education and child care, children's therapies and family support services since 1905.

We are one of Australia’s most respected children’s services organisations, and have over 600 staff across 30 sites in Sydney, regional NSW and the ACT. We also have therapists who support children with autism or a developmental delay, and can help overcome the challenges that can make everyday life and participation tough for children.

About the Team

The Business Improvement team brings together technology, quality management and user focussed design to partner with service delivery and corporate services teams in developing lean, effective and responsive solutions.

About The Role

Working cross-functionally with Operational Managers, Senior Practice Leader, Customer Experience Specialist and Quality Systems specialist, you will be providing administrative support for Social Enterprise Program team in alignment to Balanced Portfolio Strategy and ensure related projects are successfully and timely completed.
This is a part time position working 30 hours per week on a maximum term contract to May 2020.

About You

  • Excellent stakeholder management experience
  • Experience with MS Office 365
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage competing priorities and work according to deadlines
  • Working with Childrens Check (NSW) or willingness to obtain

Our Culture

SDN's values are at the heart of everything we do. If you share our values and believe that through working together we can make the world a better and more equitable place then we want to hear from you! We commit ourselves to being: trustworthy and reliable, inclusive and respectful and creative and innovative.
SDN Benefits include:

  • Positive welcoming culture
  • Priority placement for children of staff members
  • Discounted child care fee
  • Paid parental leave
  • Finders fee - Referral Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program - Free, voluntary and confidential counselling service
  • SDN Staff Giving Fund
  • Purchased Leave
  • Picnic Day - One extra day paid leave for all permanent staff

SDN Children's Services welcomes and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Successful applicants will be subject to relevant pre-employment checks including Working with Children's Check (NSW) and National Police Check.

View the position description here, or see the attachment below.

How to apply for this job

Please apply via the link below or email your resume to sunny.lee@sdn.org.au using the subject line: Project Coordinator application via EthicalJobs.

Supporting materials  Project Coordinator (Aug 2019).pdf