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Community Development Officer

Advertiser: Lithgow City CouncilMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
24 Apr 2019
Blue Mountains & Central West
$56,945 - $63,773
Work Type
Part Time
Government & Defence, Government - Local


About the Opportunity 

Lithgow City Council has a great opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic Community Development Officer to join their team in a permanent part-time role working 28 hours per week in Lithgow, NSW.

The Community Development Officer forms part of a Council team responsible for community and cultural development and the enhancement of community services within the Lithgow Council Local Government Area.

The successful applicant must hold tertiary qualifications in the Social Sciences or related discipline, and a demonstrated ability to undertake community development processes from initial consultation and needs assessment through planning and resourcing to successful project implementation and evaluation.

The specific duties of this role include but are not limited to;

  • Research and Analysis 
  • Planning and Development 
  • Management and Coordination 
  • Information Circulation 
  • Events and Activities 
  • Resource Identification and Acquisition 

This role also requires the successful applicant hold a current C Class Drivers Licence.

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To be considered for this position you MUST address the Criteria. Applications that do not address the criteria will be automatically ineligible.

 About the Benefits

If you are looking for a change of lifestyle, a new adventure, or to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you.

Lithgow City Council is offering an attractive salary range between $1096.11 and $1226.41 based on a 28 hour week, dependent on skills and qualifications. 

You will be working within a friendly and supportive environment where your hard work will genuinely be appreciated.

If you're looking to join a dedicated team committed to making a real difference - APPLY NOW!

Applications close at 4pm on Thursday 16 May 2019

*Council Employees who contact/canvass elected Councillors regarding vacant roles will automatically be disqualified from eligibility for those vacant roles.*


About the Organisation and Area

Lithgow is located on the western edge of the majestic Blue Mountains, and is a Sydney metro satellite. Lithgow offers a truly unique lifestyle and is at the start of an exciting transitional period to harmonise its urban, industrial, and rural qualities that are unmatched.

Lithgow is a city looking to the future to pursue its vision of sustainable economic development and community harmony.

Lithgow City Council is a member of WSROC. 

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