Community Development officer position

  • Develop new initiatives to support the community

  • Experience in program planning, implementation and evaluation 

  • Experience in community engagement and partnerships

  • Permanent part-time (15hrs a week, 3 days a week. Must be available Mondays)



The Upper Beaconsfield Community Centre is a community not – for profit centre that provides a variety of programs to residents of Upper Beaconsfield and the surrounding suburbs. In this role, the successful candidate will engage with the community to understand its needs to determine: 

  • What can we do for the community? 

  • What supports are required? 

And from there, design and implement a series of programs, networks and connections that create a connected and interactive community.



  • Cert IV (or equivalent) in relevant fields such as Community Development or Community Services, or equivalent work experience

  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to communicate effectively with all community members

  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously using initiative and to also work as part of a team

  • Excellent time management and administrative skills with experience in Canva advantageous 

  • A satisfactory current Criminal Check 

  • Current First Aid Certificate

Want to join a small, friendly team and make a difference in our wonderful community?  Well, send us your CV and application letter about how you can help. 

Position Closes: 1st of June, 2022

Enquiries: Centre Manager - Lee Swann on 5944 3484