Administration Officer

Job No: Berry2972
Location: Mt Helen, VIC

  • Mt Helen location
  • 0.6EFT permanent part time role
  • Generous 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.

About the role:

The Administration Officer is responsible for providing general administrative support to staff and clients as required and is a member of the Western Region Administration Team, consisting of the Senior Manager Administrative Operations and Administration Officers.

About you:

You will display highly developed administrative and organisational abilities, have excellent time management skills and experience in managing a high workload with minimal direct supervision. You will prioritise work within established policies, guidelines and procedures and display skills in assisting all levels of staff and external bodies with a supportive demeanour.

As you will occasionally interact with clients who have experienced considerable trauma and may exhibit challenging behaviour, you must have a sensitive non-judgmental approach and be aware of the needs of clients, staff and other people.

What Berry Street can offer you:

  • A thorough induction program
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • A great friendly environment
  • Employee assistance program
  • Focus on positive work/life balance
  • Generous salary packaging benefits
  • An organisation that cares about you


For further information about this role, please refer to the position description.

Queries to Therese Derbyshire, Senior Manager Administrative Operations on 5330 5000

Applications including resume, cover letter and statement addressing the key selection criteria to be submitted by 11pm Thursday, 24 January 2019

To download the Position Description, please click here

To download the Key Selection Criteria template, 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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