Position reference no: 2019JA009
Part Time – 21 hours per week
Immediate Start – fixed term up to 30 June 2020
We are currently seeking to employ a
part-time Multicultural Sector Support Development Officer (MSSDO) for a fixed
term contract with immediate start through to 30 June 2020.
The MSSDO is to improve access and
cultural responsiveness of available Commonwealth Home
Support Program (CHSP) to meet the needs of CALD target population, by
undertaking the following core activities:
awareness, knowledge and understanding of CHSP among CALD target population
groups and other relevant stakeholders
the current and future needs of CALD target groups including developing appropriate strategies
local CHSP and aged care services to develop culturally and linguistically
the capacity of the CHSP service system by developing policies and activities
to respond to the specific needs of the CALD target population.
sustainable partnerships between CALD communities and CHSP services.
This position requires a strong background in
communication skills and community development skills including developing and delivering
information session and training, development of resources, consultation and
All applicants must obtain a job information package and submit a written
application addressing each of the following selection criteria.
- Tertiary qualifications in Social Science,
Community Services or relevant discipline.
- Min. of two-year
experience in community development, developing and delivering training,
developing resources, group facilitation, demographic research and report
- An understanding of and commitment to working
with people from a CALD background.
- Sound knowledge of community services and the
ability to navigate the CHSP services
- Ability to work independently and as part of
- Highly developed communication skills.
- Good time management and administrative
- Demonstrated computer literacy.
- A current National Police/Criminal Check.
- Experience working with the CALD communities,
particularly with the CHSP target group.
- Cert IV Training & Assessment.
- A current driver’s license and a reliable
vehicle with comprehensive insurance for work.
- Social, Community, Home Care and Disability
Service Industry (SCHCADS) Award, NSW and salary packaging.
For an information
package please email firstname.lastname@example.org
You must quote the job reference in
the subject line of your email.
Applicants who fail to address and/ or submit all components of
the application will not be considered for the position.
For further information please
contact Antoinette Chow on
(02) 9597 5455.
for applications: Friday, 10 May 2019.