Community Development Officer

Posted 4 weeks ago

  • Volunteer / Charity / Community
  • Other
  • Sydney
  • Permanent / Full Time

Location: Parramatta
Salary: $90-92k + super + NFP benefits 
Type: 8 month FTC with possibility of being made permanent

The Client:
Welfare Recruitment Solutions have been approached by an industry leading Community Housing Provider to assist in the recruitment of a Community Development Officer on an initial 8 month basis with the possibility of the role being extended/made permanent. 

The Role:
In this position, you will be responsible for developing community partnerships for tenants. Through consultation with tenant s you will identify community needs, develop, revise and support programs and services, assist with grant applications and maintain the appropriate record keeping functions and reporting.

The Successful Candidate:
In order to be successful in this role, you will have the following:

  • Tertiary qualifications in social science, community services, humanities or similar discipline
  • Significant community engagement experience including grant application
  • Demonstrated ability to engage stakeholders and develop and maintain productive partnerships that are outcome focused
  • Sound understanding of Community Housing and challenges faced by Community Housing tenants
  • Current drivers licence with the right to drive in Australia

Further Info:

In return you will be offered a salary around $90-92k + Super + NFP salary packaging benefits. 
The organisation is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse staff team. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and people from cultural and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people.

If you would like more information please send me an email: or give me a call on 0406 664 779.

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