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Community Development and Group Work Coordinator - Launceston

Employer: Yemaya Women's Support Service
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Community Development, Social Work, Family Services, Women's Organisations & Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional TAS

Job posted on: 06 September, 2019.
Applications close: 23 September, 2019.

  • Location: Launceston servicing the 0363 area.
  • Conditions: Part time (0.4 FTE), ongoing (dependent on funding), 3 months probationary period.
  • Qualifications: Possession of relevant tertiary qualifications and or significant experience in the human services field
  • Salary: Community Services Award 2010 (Tas) Level

Yemaya Women’s Support Service is seeking a suitably experienced woman to undertake this position which is exempt from the Anti-Discrimination Act 1998 (Tas).7

The position will require you to work within a feminist framework, be cognisant of the gender imbalances that underlie abuse perpetrated against women and possess strong interpersonal skills.

The worker will proactively engage in community education to develop greater awareness in relation to domestic violence.

The skills to liaise with the media, community groups, schools and other relevant organisations are paramount.

The worker will have the skills and experience to co-facilitate specialist therapeutic group work programs.

The ability to facilitate projects are important aspects of this role as is the ability to identify funding sources, apply for grants and to undertake one on one counselling when necessary.

How to apply for this job

If you would like more information regarding the above position, please call Yemaya on

03 63340305 or email us at using the subject line: Community Development and Group Work Coordinator application via EthicalJobs.

Closing date: 23rd September 2019.