- Job posted on: 5th Mar 2019
- Applications close:
We need you to lead our dedicated program team to maximise its impact on the lives of children and families.Through a variety of programs and the facilitation of community events, you will provide professional support to families with complex needs. No day is the same in this 'play and learn' environment but every day provides new opportunities to help children smile.
We're ambitious, creative and outspoken. We stand up for children's rights. We want all children to be educated, healthy and live a life free from violence. We run programs in Australia and overseas and, if there's a disaster - like an earthquake, drought or conflict - we are there on the ground.
In this Part time, fixed term position (3 days a week, until February 2020), you will supervise and work collaboratively with the Early Childhood Educator to deliver programs and services that promote positive approaches to parenting and family wellbeing. You will strengthen links to the community and develop confidence in the support network we are proud to deliver. You will be based in Smithton and visit King Island on a regular basis and report to our Regional Coordinator.
… You are truly passionate about standing up for children. Your experience in case management roles, 'toolkit' of strategies and ability to think on your feet will see you find solutions to complex situations. Your exceptional cultural knowledge will help you build strong connections with people from a variety of cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. You have empathy, a 'can-do attitude' and most importantly, an infectious enthusiasm for your job.
It's the feeling of knowing that your work is contributing to making the world a better place for children and working with others who feel the same.
In addition to a connection to social causes, you will have access to: