General Manager Development & Community Relations – $100,000+
* Fundraising & Development * Media Relations * Leading, Peak Body
Alzheimer’s Australia Vic is Victoria’s peak body for people living with dementia. They provide innovative leadership in terms of policy direction, information, education and services to support people with dementia, their families and carers, and in promoting dementia risk reduction. The organisation is highly reputed and is in an exciting period of rapid growth.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the General Manager of Development & Community Relations, has full strategic and operational responsibility for fundraising, development and communications activities. This is a hands on role ideally suited to a creative, innovative and energetic individual who can make a positive contribution as part of a dynamic, high performing senior management team.
To be successful in this role you will have a proven track record in:
• Developing, implementing and monitoring fundraising & marketing strategies
• Establishing and maintaining networks with business & community leaders
• Delivering significant results in fundraising activities
• Creating and improving donor/customer loyalty programs
• Staff mentoring, coaching and development
Experience in the not for profit sector and a demonstrated understanding of DONMAN fundraising software will be well regarded, as will tertiary qualifications in business, marketing or public relations. A solid background in attracting major donors is essential.
For further information please contact Lesley Stewart on 03 9645 5500, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website, www.mhr.com.au to view a full position description. Applications close Friday 19 January 2007.
You can apply online.
PROJECT ASSISTANT – ABMT, GNI, PRD
*Full-time continuing position *Carlton location
The Cancer Council Victoria (a non-government charity) is seeking a full-time Project Assistant for one of its fundraising teams, coordinating three well-recognised events – Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea, Girls Night In and Pink Ribbon Day.
The Project Assistant will form part of the Victorian event team responsible for ensuring that these events achieve the overall objectives set at a state and national level. The Project Assistant will focus on event administration, past participant outbound call strategy, and event logistics.
The preferred applicant will have degree qualifications in a related discipline or equivalent knowledge gained from relevant experience. The position requires an enthusiastic individual with excellent computer and customer service skills, who is highly adaptable, well organised and has the ability to remain calm under pressure. A background in the events industry or logistics would be an advantage.
This is a full-time continuing position with a Total Equivalent Package Value within the range of $35,420 – $39,350 pa (includes base salary, superannuation, annual leave loading and maximum additional benefit of salary packaging).
For a position description (Key Selection Criteria) and further information visit our website www.cancervic.org.au or contact Barbara on (03) 9635 5231. You can apply online.
Applications close Monday 22 January 2007.
Functions Coordinator – Chirnside Park Country Club
* Food & Beverage professional
* Chirnside Park location
* Successful functions-golf club
The Chirnside Park Country Club promotes sporting and hospitality facilities to members including golf, bowls, tennis and full club house facilities such as bistro, functions, gaming and members bar is seeking to appoint an experienced functions coordinator.
This key position reports to the General Manager and responsibilities are the coordination and operation of all functions including conferences, weddings, birthdays and presentations. To be successful you must demonstrate the ability to work without supervision, to motivate and lead staff with excellent communication skills.
Duties include meeting with prospective clients, review menus and pricing liaising with the chef, administration and general follow up. Strong food & beverage skills are essential for this hands on position. Must be professional with a good knowledge of liquor, food and oh&s legislation with industry accreditations. You can apply online.
FINANCIAL CONTROLLER – for 3 Melbourne eastern suburbs childcare centres. 50 employees.Accountancy/bookkeeping background. Duties include preparation of BAS, payroll, superannuation, group tax etc. Debtreconciliation and control. Review and analyse performance. Establish and control budgets. Establish and improve benchmarks.Permenant position, staff or contract. Flexible environment work from home or centre based.Approx 3 days per week. MYOB essential,childcare experience preferred, PCPRO ideal (but not essential).Would suit ex childcare centre owner/operator/director with bookkeeping experience and financial accumen. e-mail to email@example.com or fax 95306613 or call 041 930 7365 for details. You can apply online.
Child care workers – Eastern suburbs
* Qualified and untrained workers
* Flexible days and hours
Expect A Star requires untrained child care workers, Certificate 3 level workers, Diplomas, Early Childhood Teachers and Cooks for casual positions and shifts in the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. The locations include Mitcham, Vermont, Watirna, Lilydale, Bayswater, and surrounding areas.
These positions would suit candidates who are looking for flexible working days and hours or those who are currently studying for a related Certificate, Diploma or degree.
Experience in child care is preferred for these positions. The successful candidates will be selected if they are able to show initiative, enthusiasm and a genuine passion for working with children. A strong work ethic and commitment to team work are also essential criteria.
All candidates must hold a current Victorian Police Check to be able to commence work in a childcare centre.
For more information please call Maree on 1300 669 653 or visit www.starrecruitment.com.au. You can apply online.
Expect a Star – Education Services
*Childcare traineeship position
* Work with 2-3 year olds
* Located in Balwyn
Expect A Star’s aim is to provide quality staff to develop children’s knowledge and understanding in the critical years of early education and care.
To do this Expect A Star selects candidates who respect our values, enthusiasm and team ethic when working with children and families in the community.
Currently there is a vacancy for an experienced untrained childcare worker at one of our high quality centres in Balwyn.
Applicants for this position must be willing to complete a traineeship, and work Thursdays and Fridays only.
We are seeking an applicant who is passionate and has a desire to work within the child care industry. This role may require you to take on some programming responsibilities and do observations to support the room leader.
If you are highly motivated, use your initiative and have previous experience in working with 0-5 year olds then we would love to hear from you. Applicants must hold a current Victorian Police check.
Interviews are currently being held. For any enquiries please call Maree on 1300 669 653 or visit www.starrecruitment.com.au. You can apply online.
Youth / Child Residential Support Workers
* Weekly Pay * Local Work * No Commissions or Joining Fees
As one of Victoria’s leading casual service providers, MSSA Care Personnel is recruiting applicants with formal qualifications and / or experience, working with adolescents in residential facilities. We have been inundated with work and have full time hours available. You will not need to be registered with any other agency. We have all the work you will need!!
We have a variety of shifts in all regions of metro Melbourne. Responsibilities include supervision of young people, access visits, managing challenging behaviours and general house keeping.
Our shifts include sleep overs, evening work and night duty. Hourly and weekend rates paid
For further details please contact Tracey Renaud on 9946 6113 or email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
You can apply online.
Child Care Worker – Eastern Region
* Contract or Full Time Positions
Are you passionate about working with children? MSSA Care Personnel is seeking a qualified Child Care Worker for one of our leading clients in the Southern Region.
You will provide physical, emotional and behavioural support to both children and their families. You will be joining a great team in a friendly environment.
Applicants must have a Diploma in Children’s Services or Kindergarten Teaching in order to apply for this role.
Experience working in child care centres is essential. For further details please contact Tracey Renaud on 9946 6113 or by email to: email@example.com
You can apply online.
*RedR – Humanitarian Trainer – Melbourne – Full Time Position
There is an opportunity for a suitably qualified person to join the RedR Australia team and assist in the delivery and coordination of the Australian, East Asia and Pacific training program.
RedR Australia id a NonProfit organisation which selects, trains and deploys technical experts for international disaster relief work. They are a leading provider of humanitarian training in the region, both for register members and people interested in preparing themselves for work in the aid industry. They offer a diverse range of courses from the essentials of humanitarian practice through to specially tailored technical courses.
They seek applicants with proven skills in people management and training preparation and delivery plus extensive practical experience in humanitarian assistance and emergency work. Experience in curriculum design and development, and sectoral knowledge of emergencies management, water and sanitation, health, food aid, nutrition, logistics or site planning will be highly regarded, as will knowledge and an understanding of the Australian humanitarian and development sector. Well developed skills in computer programs including word processing, PowerPoint and Excel are also required.
This is a fulltime position based in Melbourne with some travel required within Australia and Asia, Pacific regions. Salary package AU$51,230 iincluding superannuation.
Application procedure: Visit www.pathwaysaustralia.com.au/Employment_MiddleMgtAdmin.asp
for the position description. Please send a covering letter addressing the selection criteria and a current resume. Enquiries to 03 9329 1387 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications close Friday 2 February 2007.
*Manager – The Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF)
The Climate Project – Australia
The ACF has been a strong and effective voice for the environment for 40 years and is committed to inspiring people to achieve a healthy environment for all Australians.
ACF has been chosen as the Australian partner for The Climate Project, a new international program led by Al Gore, the former US Vice President, to engage large numbers of people on climate change and inspire them to make a difference on this critical issue.
ACF seeks a highly experienced, energetic person to lead and manage The Climate Project – Australia. The position will be responsible for strategic direction; leading a skilled team; managing high level relationships with US partners, donors and participants; and for ensuring the effectiveness of the program’s outreach and impact on the Australian community.
The position is based in ACF’s office in the innovative 60L Green Building in Melbourne.
Position description and application details are available on www.acfonline.org.au (Work for ACF) or phone (03) 9345 1111.