Area Manager - East
City of Sydney (View other jobs from this organisation)
Area Manager - East
Division: CITY LIFE
Unit: SOCIAL PROGRAMS & SERVIC
Section: CITY SPACES
Salary: AUD 118,304.00 per annum plus Superannuation
Employment status: Permanent
Employment arrangement: Full time
Option to work under a 19 day month arrangement
At the City of Sydney our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our exciting and ambitious Sustainable Sydney 2030 - developing a green, global and connected city.
The City of Sydney, one of Australia's premier Councils, has a rare opportunity for a talented and enthusiastic leader with community development experience to join our City Spaces team in a full-time role!
The Area Manager, City Spaces is an exciting role in the City Spaces team, which sits within the Social Programs and Services Unit in our City Life Division. The City Spaces team provide high quality and adaptive, multipurpose, intergenerational community and recreation facilities and venues, and develop and deliver innovative events, programs and services, including meals provision, sports, and leisure and learning opportunities, which are open to all members of the community to raise awareness of social and community issues and increase community participation and wellbeing.
This position supports the development and implementation of social initiatives within a geographical City Spaces Area that respond to the strategic needs of the City and our stakeholders to facilitate and support an inclusive, connected, liveable and engaged city.
The Area Manager, City Spaces will provide strong, dynamic leadership to develop the capability and resilience of staff who deliver innovative programs responsive to community needs and aligned to the City's strategic outcomes.
The successful candidate will have qualifications and/or experience in community development and the planning and delivery of community and leisure programs, experience in leadership and development of teams, and in working cooperatively to improve outcomes for the community and develop and deliver community led and/or driven responses to local social issues and needs. Experience in supporting organisations to deliver programs and services through a grant funding model will be highly regarded.
At the City of Sydney you will join a dedicated team where individual effort is part of something much bigger - delivering great things for our city's dynamic future
To apply: Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application.
Please upload your current resume and address the essential criteria (selection criteria) as stated within the position description that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. This role will require a National Criminal check, Working with Children Check and a Pre-employment Health Declaration.
Position description: CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.
Applications must be made online via the City's website by 11.59pm Tuesday, 27th March 2018.
For further information contact: Kirsten Woodward, Manager City Spaces on 02 9246 7201.
Employee Benefits: CLICK HERE for more information on the benefits of working in Council.
At the City we provide equal employment opportunity. We are committed to ensuring an accessible and inclusive work environment and encourage applications from people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
- Closing Date:
- 27 Mar 2018
- NSW - Sydney
- Attractive salary and employee benefits
- Work Type:
- Full Time