- Job posted on: 5th Oct 2021
- Applications close:
Want to help shape the future of the Tasmanian community services industry workforce? TasCOSS is looking for a talented project manager to drive change and help bring the ten-year Industry Plan vision to life.
Community services organisations and the services they provide support thousands of Tasmanians to lead more stable, healthy lives.
The need to grow the community services workforce is clear with demand for services continuing to rise. As it stands, we require 4,000 additional jobs statewide to meet projected community need by 2024.
The ten-year Tasmanian Community Services Industry Plan (2021-2031) — a shared vision for our industry between peak bodies, community service organisations and the Tasmanian Government — is the ticket to guiding industry development, recruiting and training our growing workforce and futureproofing the delivery of much-needed services to Tasmanians in need.
And this is where you come in.
TasCOSS has a key role in overseeing design and implementation of the Industry Plan priority areas.
The full-time project manager role is based in Hobart and will be responsible for working with TasCOSS’s key partners and stakeholders to bring the workforce priority of the Industry Plan vision to life.
The role will be required to interface and collaborate with others in the broader ‘care economy’ in health care, education and care (childcare), and human and social services with the intention of:
The successful candidate will be committed to social justice, be highly motivated, a great communicator and skilled in managing stakeholders at all levels. You will be able to work autonomously as well as with the team and confidently represent TasCOSS in a range of forums.
For queries about the position, please contact Simone Zell, Manager Community Sector Development, on (03) 6169 9515 or email Simone using the subject line: Community Services Industry Workforce Project Manager enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Please download the position description here.