Project Support Officer

Job No: Berry1980
Location: Morwell

  • Morwell location
  • Fixed Term Part Time Position (0.8EFT) until 30 July 2019
  • Great Salary packaging benefits!
     

Join Victoria’s largest independent child welfare organisation and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. We believe everyone should have a good childhood, growing up in families and communities where they feel safe, nurtured and have hope for the future.

The goal of this project is to ensure all Morwell families are equipped to support their children’s learning and development in their early years.   To date, 35 child-focused agencies have mobilised behind the development of the Morwell Learning Village with a shared plan to improve education and social outcomes for children of Morwell.   The invitation from the Morwell community for Berry Street to support Phase One of this project is a direct result of our extensive work leading a collective impact approach to addressing childhood development issues in the region 

Now in its third year the Broadening Horizons Project has seen the development and trial of an innovative learning model, involving educators and organisational employees working collaboratively, co-designing and co-delivering units of work. The learning model has re-framed school curriculum to incorporate the ‘world of work’ and reflect the enterprise skills and dispositions needed within the workplace. Broadening Horizons is providing meaningful, ongoing workplace-linked learning opportunities for the students of eleven Gippsland government secondary schools and more than 12 organisations, including business, across Gippsland

The successful candidate will have strong administration skills and a can do attitude. Working alongside the Project Manager of Broadening Horizons you will contribute to the Gippslands Community prosperity and social economic growth.  

 

 

Queries to Jane Barr (Deputy Director, Berry Street Gippsland) on (03) 5134 5971 

Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11pm on Thursday 10 August 2017

To download the Position Description, please CLICK HERE

To download the Key Selection Criteria for this role, please CLICK HERE

 

Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

 

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