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Programs Coordinator

Organisation : The Smith Family

Location : Sydney (Arndell Park)

Work Type : Full-time

Profession : Community Services

Sector : Children, Community Development

Salary Type : Annual Package

Application Closing Date : 30 Nov, 2018

About the Role

  • A pivotal role coordinating the delivery of a range of educational programs
  • Make a genuine difference to the lives of some of Australia’s most disadvantaged children and their families
  • Arndell Park
  • Permanent Full Time

 

The Smith Family is a national, independent children’s charity helping disadvantaged Australians to get the most out of their education, so they can create better futures for themselves.

 

The Programs Coordinator helps manage and deliver one of our most valuable programs – Learning for Life. The role involves planning and implementing The Smith Family suite of Learning for Life programs within the community.

 

You will need to be able to help facilitate successful delivery of the programs, including supporting the Family Partnership Coordinator with recruitment to the Scholarships program.

A day in the life of a Programs Coordinator might look like this, but really every day will be different:

  • Establishing and maintaining Partner School relationships and monitoring progress, planning and implementation, and feedback on programs and activities
  • Continually monitor program delivery and ensure the database has accurate and up to date information
  • Advocating for and answering enquiries relating to The Smith Family educational programs
  • Meeting with fellow team members to discuss potential improvements that can be made to the program
  • Working with community leaders to identify partnership opportunities

It takes a special kind of person to be one of our Programs Coordinators. Successful candidates will bring the following;

  • Demonstrated experience in planning and coordinating programs / projects
  • Proven experience in establishing and maintaining relevant partnerships
  • Demonstrated experience in administration
  • Holds a current driver’s licence
  • High level interpersonal and communication Skills
  • Demonstrated capability to manage and plan own work to achieve identified goals within time constraint

Living up to our employment promise, our team members tell us that working for The Smith Family they have great job flexibility and the ability to work alongside committed, passionate and professional team members whilst engaging in challenging, fulfilling and diverse work. In turn, our team members believe that they offer commitment to our vision, mission and values, and effective collaboration with fellow team members to delivery strong performance outcomes.

 

If you are passionate about what you do, committed to make a difference and this sounds like your next role, we’d love to hear from you.  Please contact us today by sending your resume and cover letter to warunee.nuij@thesmithfamily.com.au. You may view the position description at Position Description link.  For any other information, please contact Warunee Nuij via warunee.nuij@thesmithfamily.com.au or 0409 655 108.

Closing date: Friday, 30 November 2018

Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate must be prepared to undertake a National Police Check and a Working with Children’s Check. We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to principles of cultural diversity. Applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged.

About the Organisation

Organisation Name : The Smith Family

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Position Description : Programs Coordinator PD 71118

For details concerning this role, please contact

Warunee Nuij

Email : warunee.nuij@thesmithfamily.com.au

Please contact us today by sending your resume and cover letter to warunee.nuij@thesmithfamily.com.au. You may view the position description at Position Description link.  For any other information, please contact Warunee Nuij via warunee.nuij@thesmithfamily.com.au or 0409 655 108.


Please quote in application: Programs Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.


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