Position Details
Reference Number 19133
Position Title Coordinator Community Connections
Employment Type Permanent
Department Youth & Family Services
Location Greensborough Service Centre, 1 Flintoff Street, Greensborough 3088
Band BAND 8
Salary $113,738.96 to $129,343.43
Hours 38.00
Position Summary

Council’s Community Connections Unit is seeking a Coordinator to join their team to support community strengthening through age friendly work, community grants and volunteer support.


As the Community Connections Coordinator you will bring energy, talent and vision and experience to the team. You will share our values of respect, integrity, responsibility, initiative and inclusion, and have a passion for helping a community of over 130,000 residents to live happier, healthier and more connected lives, all while growing your skills and advancing your career. 


 You will oversee the day to day support, leadership and supervision of:

  • Regional Assessment Service
  • Service Access/ navigation
  • Age-Friendly Social Planning and Community Development 
  • Community Grants and Banyule Community Fund
  • Volunteer Support and Development

You will have: 

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications and or experience and or significant industry experience
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities combined with experience in managing staff and change processes
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity  and inclusion
  • Ability to develop and coordinate strategic planning and policy frameworks
  • A commitment to the delivery of high-quality services
  • Experience managing Aged Friendly policy, Regional Assessment Services (RAS), community grants and volunteer support and development  
  • Evidence of implementing major change projects 
  • financial management, and experience with funding agreements and contract management

We can offer you:

  • Attractive salary range $113,738.96 to $129,343.43 plus super
  • Permanent full time, plus a monthly rostered day off
  • Access to professional development opportunities, study assistance program & wellbeing programs
  • Be part of a progressive, energetic and supportive team
  • Flexible working conditions and a variety of leave arrangements

How to apply: 

For more information about this position please access a copy of the position description via the link below or to discuss your suitability, contact Jo Wilson, Manager Resilient & Connected Communities Mobile 0407 352 195 for a confidential conversation.


To apply for this position, please include your resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description.        


Applications Close 11.45pm on Tuesday 28 June 2022.


Banyule City Council is committed to being an Equal Opportunity and Child Safe employer, we value diversity and encourage people from different and diverse backgrounds to apply. If you have a reasonable adjustment, support or access requirement, we encourage you to let us know through your application or email employment@banyule.vic.gov.au or call 9940 4235. 


In line with the directions issued by Victoria’s Chief Health Officer, this position requires you to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are successful in this recruitment, you will be required to provide evidence of your vaccination status. 

Contact Person Jo Wilson
Contact Number 0407352195
Contact Email jo.wilson@banyule.vic.gov.au
Closing Date 28/06/2022
Position Description
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