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

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COMMUNITY FACILITATOR-FRANKSTON NORTH

The Colman Education Foundation is seeking an amazing person to join the Our Place team, as a community facilitator at Frankston North

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.

We believe that making local schools the hub of a whole community is one of the best ways to enable long lasting change in communities experiencing entrenched disadvantage. We aim to facilitate partnerships and system change at an integrated school site that have the skills and resources to make a real difference in the lives of children and their families.

Our Place community facilitators are the front-line for implementation of the Our Place model, working on-site with the local community, partners and stakeholders. The role is focused on building relationships and facilitating opportunities and delivery of services to support the families and children at the Our Place site.

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 & Attributes in the Position Description.

Applications close on Friday May 28th at 5pm.

Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted.

For further information, please contact Sharon Wright, Partnership Manager

PH: 0412 538 282 or sharon@ourplace.org.au