Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date



Community Development Coordinator

- Longreach, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work
Source: uWorkin


Full Job Description
Package Value $83,364.89 to 91,400.33per annum

The Community Development Coordinator position presents an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to engage with members of Council’s four diverse communities across Ilfracombe, Isisford, Yaraka and Longreach, providing support and advice on community project concepts, funding streams and setting strategic direction for community library services. Council will be accepting applications to fill the permanent full time position until Friday 18 June 2021. Late applications may not be considered.

The Position

The primary role of this position is to facilitate engagement with community and community organisations across the region. The core aspect of this role will be:

Developing community project concept briefs
Developing and implementing a community development and engagement frame work
Development and implementation of strategic outcome for library services
Provide support and advice to community members/group on government grants and council’s community funding streams
Producing high quality council reports with recommendations on community engagement based on research of current trends and community feedback

Qualifications and Experience

To be successful in this role you will have:
Highly developed skills in time management, organisation and ability to consistently meet deadlines
Highly developed interpersonal, negotiation and communications skills
An ability to work collaboratively with all levels of staff and the community
Comprehensive knowledge of relevant legislation, codes of practice and standards relevant to community development
Demonstrated knowledge of program activities and work practices relevant to Community Development.
Tertiary qualification in an associated discipline, or willingness to obtain or a combination of experience, expertise and competence sufficient to perform the duties required at this level
Class C Drivers Licence

Salary and Conditions

A cash salary of $76,238.94 to $83,585.25, inclusive of all allowances and leave loading which is classified as a Level 6 under the Queensland Local Government Industry (Stream A) Award - State 2017 is offered with this position. The position also offers the following benefits:

Up to 12% Superannuation Contribution
Rostered Days Off
5 Weeks Annual Leave (17.5% Leave Loading)
15 Days Sick Leave
Provision of Uniforms
Training and Professional Development Opportunities


If you believe you would like to join the Longreach Regional Council team or require further information please contact Human Resources Team on (07) 4658 4111. All applications must include a current resume, 2 work related references and a covering letter addressing how you meet the position requirements.

Commitment to EEO and WH&S

Longreach Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a safe work environment for all staff.

Longreach, QLD

Voluntary, Charity & Social Work


Shortlist Job