- Job posted on: 14th Sep 2020
- Applications close:
Dementia Australia is a group of passionate and driven employees, volunteers, advocates and ambassadors working together to make a positive difference. We are amplifying the voices that have been hidden for too long. We are for, and with, people living with dementia. We represent the many experiences of dementia, through one powerful and united voice.
The Dementia Friendly Communities (DFC) Program aims to build understanding, awareness and acceptance of dementia in Australian communities as well as to tackle stigma and social isolation surrounding the condition. The Program Officer is responsible for the state-wide delivery of Dementia Friends awareness sessions and the promotion of dementia-friendly communities activities and consultancy to community groups, Not-For-Profit organisations, dementia alliances, NGOs and Local and State Governments. This is a fixed term, part-time, 2 days per week position based in our East Perth WA office.
To be successful in this role you will have excellent communication and presentation skills, be a true team player and meet the key selection criteria outlined below.
If you thrive on activity and are looking for the next challenge as part of a dynamic team, we would like to hear from you. In return you will be offered a flexible and supportive environment as well as a number of attractive staff benefits. You will be making a difference in the lives of people living with dementia, their families and friends.
The position description can be found on our website https://www.dementia.org.au/careers
For specific role enquiries, please contact Belinda Curtis on email@example.com using the subject line: Project Officer, Dementia Friendly Communities enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Applications close on Tuesday, 29 September 2020 at 9.00am. Dementia Australia reserves the right to close recruitment for this position as needed.