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


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. 

Garden Care Assistant Coordinator

This is a part time position for 28 hours per week, until 30 June 2022.
  • Be part of a collaborative community-based Organisation 
  • Competitive Remuneration Package including above Award conditions
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 local communities to improve access to services and quality of life of local residents.
We have an exciting opportunity for a suitable candidate in the role of Assistant Coordinator of our Garden Care service. Garden Care is part of the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP), providing services for older clients in the Inner West and South Western Sydney areas.
You will need a strong consumer focus, problem solving skills and empathy and understanding of the issues impacting frail older people. For the full Essential and Desirable Selection Criteria, please see the Position Description.
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. 
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 Ben Benevento, Garden Care Coordinator, Canterbury City Community Centre on 9750 9344.
Applications must be in writing and address the essential and desirable criteria contained within the Position Description and be accompanied by a Resume and details of referees. Applications can be forwarded in Confidence to:
Ben Benevento
Garden Care Coordinator
Canterbury City Community Centre
PO Box 66
Lakemba NSW 2195 
Applications close 5pm Monday 15 March 2021. Interviews for short listed candidates will be held on Friday 19 March 2021 

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. Applicants must have a current drivers licence and be 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 email to Gillian Whalley-Okafor, Manager, Aged and Disability Support Services:

For further information contact Gillian Whalley-Okafor on 9750 9344.


Nominations are accepted for postions on the Board of Directors prior to the Annual General Meeting held in November each year. To be eligible nominees must be current financial members and be proposed by two current financial members. Nomination Forms must be receivedthree weeks prior to the AGM and also address at least 3 criteria from the Skills matrix


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

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