Development Officer (Community Connections Project)

  • Alpine Shire Council
  • Bright VIC, Australia
  • 31 Mar, 2021
Part time Medical, Health, and Social Work

Job Description

In this role, you will engage and support community members impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic, who may be isolated or vulnerable, to create meaningful connections.

Making a difference in our community!

About us
Alpine Shire Council is situated in the stunning high-country region of North East Victoria. We are surrounded by spectacular mountains with plenty of natural waterways for you to enjoy. Renowned as one of Victoria’s premier holiday destinations, this spectacular region is an adventure and nature lover’s paradise, just a stone’s throw from the Victorian ski fields. It is a tree-change opportunity like no other.

How you'll make a difference
If you have experience with community engagement, have excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to work with a wide variety of stakeholders this exciting temporary State government part time role could be ideal for you!

In this role, you will engage and support community members impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic, who may be isolated or vulnerable, to create meaningful connections.

As part of our team, you will

  • Work with networks of local organisations and volunteer groups to facilitate access and support.
  • Undertake other community development engagement activities as required

Enjoy our:

  • Perfect work-life balance with an adventure, nature and foodie lovers paradise on your doorstep
  • Forget about long commutes and paid parking it’s time for your tree change.
  • Enjoy the rural lifestyle and be welcomed by a friendly community who love where they live
  • Stunning natural scenery
  • The innovative and modern workplace

Our ideal candidate:
At Alpine Shire Council we’re constantly looking for new ways to deliver the best possible outcomes for our communities, so we’re looking for someone with an innovative perspective, an entrepreneurial flair; someone who can imagine possibilities and transform them into realities.

With your excellent communication and relationship skills, you will be able to work with a wide variety of stakeholders and your colleagues to support this project. You can multi-task, prioritise, meet deadlines and use technology and innovative software solutions to get your job done well.

Your enthusiasm and confidence will have a positive influence on those around you, and your professionalism will enhance Council’s reputation as a responsive and efficient organisation.

You will also have:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Drivers licence
  • An energetic and engaging personality

Apply now:

  • For a fantastic career change and lifestyle opportunities beyond comparison, don’t miss this opportunity to work for a high-performing organisation in a spectacular part of Victoria.
  • Temporary State government-funded part-time role (FTE 0.6), based in Bright
  • Band 4

Job Closing Date

16 Apr, 2021