Are you interested in joining the Our Place team, which aims to improve long term outcomes for disadvantaged children and their families?

We are growing the Our Place team and are looking for highly skilled people who share our values and bring experience in community development, service systems redevelopment and implementation in early childhood / education / health and well-being / adult engagement and social change.
We are innovative, grounded in evidence and focused on delivering positive outcomes in the communities we work with. We pride ourselves on providing a supportive work environment and being a family friendly employer.
If you are interested in joining our team, please send a copy of your CV and a brief cover letter telling us why you’d like to join us to recruitment@ourplace.org.au

 CURRENTLY THERE ARE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

PARTNERSHIP MANAGER – SEYMOUR

The Colman Education Foundation is seeking an amazing person to join the Our Place team, as a Partnership Manager – Seymour

Our Place is an initiative of the Colman Education Foundation, working in partnership with the Department of Education to establish the Our Place approach at 10 state school sites across Victoria. Our Place is built around the key elements that evidence and experience shows are effective.

This role oversees the implementation of the Our Place approach in Seymour. Reporting to the Executive Director Services, this role is the lynchpin between the central Our Place team and site staff.  With responsibility for leading the partnership on behalf of Our Place on-site, this role works directly with the school principal, senior members of partner organisations, and local stakeholders, including the regional / area executives in the Department of Education & Training (DET) region and other relevant departments.

This role manages the Our Place staff on-site, providing direction, support, and professional development guidance. Working with site staff, the Partnership Manager is responsible for ensuring effective site implementation planning and project delivery and also providing regular reporting on-site progress.  The Partnership Manager works with the Our Place central teams, facilitating strategic planning & priorities, including data collection, research activities, communication, and continuous improvement.

If you are passionate about improving life outcomes for children and their families, will bring experience working with communities to achieve positive change, have relevant qualifications, and are excited about joining a unique and innovative organisation then please:

Send a copy of your CV, and a cover letter providing a brief statement outlining your experience relevant to the Skills & Abilities; Experience & Qualifications in the  Position Description.

Applications close on Friday 16th April  2021 at 5pm.
For further information, please contact June Mc Loughlin Executive Director Services

june@ourplace.org.au

PARTNERSHIP MANAGER – CARLTON

The Colman Education Foundation is seeking an amazing person to join the Our Place team, as a Partnership Manager – Carlton

Our Place is an initiative of the Colman Education Foundation, working in partnership with the Department of Education to establish the Our Place approach at 10 state school sites across Victoria. Our Place is built around the key elements that evidence and experience shows are effective.

This role oversees the implementation of the Our Place approach in Carlton. Reporting to the Executive Director Services, this role is the lynchpin between the central Our Place team and site staff.  With responsibility for leading the partnership on behalf of Our Place on-site, this role works directly with the school principal, senior members of partner organisations, and local stakeholders, including the regional / area executives in the Department of Education & Training (DET) region and other relevant departments.

This role manages the Our Place staff on-site, providing direction, support, and professional development guidance. Working with site staff, the Partnership Manager is responsible for ensuring effective site implementation planning and project delivery and also providing regular reporting on-site progress.  The Partnership Manager works with the Our Place central teams, facilitating strategic planning & priorities, including data collection, research activities, communication, and continuous improvement.

If you are passionate about improving life outcomes for children and their families, will bring experience working with communities to achieve positive change, have relevant qualifications, and are excited about joining a unique and innovative organisation then please:

Send a copy of your CV, and a cover letter providing a brief statement outlining your experience relevant to the Skills & Abilities; Experience & Qualifications in the  Position Description.

Applications close on Monday 3 May  2021 at 5pm.
For further information, please contact June Mc Loughlin Executive Director Services

june@ourplace.org.au