Vacancies

Canterbury City Community Centre provides a welcoming and inclusive work place - we employ a diverse team of Staff Board and Volunteers.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Diversity in our workplace makes us more effective in our work.

Current Vacancies

Staff

In applying for a position at Canterbury City Community Centre it is important to put in your best application possible to give yourself the best chance of success. To help in your application we have developed a guide for applicants which outlines the process and our expectations. 

Bookkeeper & Administration Support Officer

We currently have a part time position providing accounts and administration support to our Home Care Packages Program and to provide back up support to the Centre Bookkeeper as needed. The successful applicant must have qualifications and experience in MYOB, and experience in a similar role would be desirable. They need to be reliable, efficient and committed to accuracy. The successful applicant will be processing Consumer statements in the Home Care Packages Program, monitoring spending against client budgets and providing accurate and up to date information for the Service Co ordinator and CEO.

Canterbury City Community Centre is a friendly and flexible workplace. Employment is under the Social Community Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award at Level 3. 8 hours per week is available to start immediately and can be worked over one or two days.

Written applications must address the essential criteria contained within the Position Description. Applications are to be received by September 6th 2018 to ceo@4cs.org.au   Enquiries to Liz Messih 9750 9344.

Customer Service & Administration Officer

This is a part time position (12 hours per week) with a fixed term contract to June 30, 2020.

  • Be part of a collaborative community based Organisation
  • Competitive Remuneration Package including above Award conditions
  • Utilise your customer service skills and appreciation of community diversity to make a difference

We are a community based Organisation with an established presence in the Canterbury Bankstown Local Government Area and Inner West since 1972. We have a strong commitment to social justice and work closely with the communities in the Inner West to improve access to services and quality of life of local residents.

We have expanded in recent years and have an opportunity for a suitable candidate to provide a high level of customer service to the people who use our services as well as administrative support to the Centre’s various programs.

You will need strong interpersonal and organisational skills, a background in office administration and an ability to work independently and as part of a team. 

Our Office is based in the culturally diverse suburb of Lakemba, close to Public Transport and some of the best restaurants Sydney has to offer. Hours of work are spread over two days.

If you would like a position in a busy and dynamic workplace and genuinely enjoy working with people, then please consider applying.

Further Information to Liz Messih, CEO on 9750 9344.

Applications must be in writing and address the essential and desirable criteria contained within the Position Description and be accompanied be a Resume and details of referees.
Applications can be forwarded in Confidence to:

Liz Messih
CEO
Canterbury City Community Centre
PO Box 66
Lakemba NSW 2195

or email to: ceo@4cs.org.au

Applications close 5pm on Friday 6th September 2018. Interviews for short listed candidates will be held on 17th & 18th September 2018.

Community Aged Care (Garden Maintenance) Service Coordinator

Canterbury City Community Centre is currently recruiting a Community Aged Care (Garden Maintenance) Service Coordinator to oversee our Garden Care Service. Garden Care assists members of the CHSP target group, people over 65, within the Inner West area of Sydney to maximise their independence through making gardens easier to maintain, either through the conversion of gardens to easy care, offering garden support services and/or the provision of a regular lawn mowing service.

This is a full time position.

  • Be part of a collaborative community based Organisation
  • Competitive Remuneration Package including above Award conditions
  • Utilise your management and service development skills and understanding of the community sector to make a difference

Applications must address the essential and desirable criteria contained within the Position Description and be accompanied be a Resume and details of referees. Please refer to the Position Description.

Send your application by email to: Gillian Whalley-Okafor, Manager, Aged and Disability Services, Canterbury City Community Centre, at  agedanddisability@4cs.org.au

Applications close on 20th August 2018 and interviews will be held on the 24th and 27th August. For further information about the position contact Gillian Whalley-Okafor on 9750 9344.

Garden Care Assistants - Casual

Canterbury City Community Centre is currently recruiting casual Garden Care Assistants to work within its Garden Care team.

If you are looking for casual gardening work and could be available at short notice this could suit you.

The Garden Care program assists people over 65 living in the Inner West area of Sydney to remain independent and well by providing an Easy Care Gardening service, a Garden Support Service and a Lawn Mowing service.

We are seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced people. Please refer to the Position Description for full details and the Selection Criteria.

To apply for the position please send your resume and a covering letter which has information on the following:
•    Details of relevant qualifications / experience
•    The days and times that you are available for work
•    Driver’s licence details
•    Details of own vehicle / insurance
•    Contact details for 2 professional referees

Send your applications by email to: gardencare@4cs.org.au 

For further information contact Deb Dunn on 9750 9344.

Community Care Workers

Canterbury City Community Centre is currently recruiting Community Care Workers to assist in the delivery of the Home Care Packages Program, supporting elderly people in the Inner West through providing domestic assistance, transport, and/or personal care services. We are seeking friendly, reliable staff who enjoy helping elderly residents to remain independent in their own homes and who are reasonably physically fit.

Applications are sought from suitably qualified and experienced people. Please refer to the Position Description.

To apply for a position, please send your resume and a Covering letter which has information on the following:

  • Details of relevant qualifications and experience,
  • The times that you are available for work,
  • Drivers Licence details and whether you have access to a motor vehicle, and
  • Contact details for two professional referees

Send your application by post to: Gina Gericke, Home Care Coordinator, Canterbury City Community Centre, PO Box 66, Lakemba NSW 2195. Mark the envelope “Confidential”.

Or by email to: homecare@4cs.org.au 

Applications close 20th August 2018. For further information contact Gina Gericke on 9750 9344.

Board

Positions on the Board are filled at the Annual General Meeting in September each year. If you are interested in joining the Board contact the Centre CEO on 9750 9344 or ceo@4cs.org.au to find out more. Financial membership of the Organisation is a requirement of Board involvement.

Volunteers

We always welcome enquiries from potential volunteers. Find out more about Volunteering at the 4cs by following the link.

If you are interesting in volunteering at Canterbury City Community Centre please call the STARS Volunteer Promotion Officer on 9750 9344 or starsrecruitment@4cs.org.au

Successful applicants for positions at Canterbury City Community Centre are subject to Criminal Records Checks.