Inclusive Employment Program - Youth Program Support Officer

$60,984 yearly
  • Banyule City Council
  • Greensborough VIC 3088, Australia
  • Jan 13, 2021
Contractor/Temp Administrative, Clerical and Office Support

Job Description

Reference Number

18490

Employment Type

Temporary

Department

Social Enterprise and Local Jobs

Location

Greensborough Service Centre, 1 Flintoff Street, Greensborough 3088

Band

BAND 3

Salary

$60,984.49

Hours

22.80

Position Summary

Banyule’s Inclusive Employment Program supports local people experiencing barriers to employment.

For the 2021 Inclusive Employment Program, we are looking for 9 new employees to join us for six months in a variety of roles across Council.

You can apply for this program if you:

  • Are a Banyule City Council resident, and
  • Are facing barriers to suitable and meaningful employment, and
  • Identify as a member of one or more of the following community groups:
    • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
    • Culturally and linguistically diverse people
    • People living with disability
    • Young people (age 16-25)

Banyule City Council recognises that within these targeted community groups, people may have overlapping identities or experiences. LGBTIQ+ people, women, older adults and people impacted by the justice system who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply.

Youth Program Support Officer - Working as the Youth Program Support Officer in the Youth Services Team, you will:

  • Assist with the delivery of programs for young people that support their wellbeing, development, access and participation
  • Undertake support tasks as requested with the support of the youth team to ensure the smooth running of activities, community presentations, programs and events
  • Provide support to young people and families by providing accurate information

We are looking for:

  • Experience in or a passion for working with young people
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Someone who meets the Inclusive Employment Program eligibility criteria listed above

To apply for the Youth Program Support Officer role in the 2021 Inclusive Employment Program:

  • Complete the attached Application Form
  • Sign up to eRecruit and follow the prompts to submit an application including your completed Application Form and your resume
  • A cover letter is not required for this application

For the 2021 Inclusive Employment Program, we are looking for 9 new employees to join us in a variety of roles across Council. You can view all of the current roles on Current-vacancies page

For more information about the program or the application process, please contact the Local Jobs team on (03) 9490 4340 or visit our webpage.

This is an identified position as part of Banyule’s Inclusive Employment Program. Aligned with the Equal Opportunity Act 2010, identified positions help people who experience disadvantage to access equal opportunity in employment.

Applications close 11.59pm on Sunday 24 January 2021.

We are a child safe organisation and an equal opportunity employer. Banyule City Council is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and this Program is one part of our commitment to stimulating inclusive local employment opportunities.

Screening Questions

Essential: Are you a Banyule City Council resident?
Essential: Do you identify as a member of one of the following community groups: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples; Culturally and linguistically diverse people; People living with disability; Young people (age 16-25)?

Contact Person

Kezia Okoidigun

Contact Number

94904340

Contact Email

localjobs@banyule.vic.gov.au

Closing Date

24/01/2021

Position Description

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Application Guide

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Job Closing Date

Jan 24, 2021