First listed on: 01 June 2018

Youth Development Officer

  • Band 6 - $83K + Super
  • Fixed term position up to 30 August 2019
  • Full time with Monthly RDO

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated person who will be responsible for the planning and delivery of a range of high quality services and programs for young people. 

As a Youth Development Officer you will support the development of young people to participate in, connect with and contribute to Council and the community and generate a wide variety of responses aimed at young people, with the aim to improve opportunities for youth participation and civic engagement. You will assist with raising their voice and expanding their skills and capacity to influence better outcomes.

Experience in program logic to support the design, development and implementation of youth participation programs and initiatives is preferred. You will also have demonstrated capacity to develop activities to support the positive development of young people, build skills, encourage learning and promote social connection and to support young people as they negotiate complex issues and transitions in their lives. Experience in project and or event management is highly desirable.

Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline or lesser qualification with substantial experience in working within a youth service setting is desirable. A Working with Children Card is essential.

Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity, age and ethnic background.

Applicants for Council positions must be entitled to work in Australia.

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