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. 

Current Staff Vacancies

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

For further information contact Gina Gericke 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 frail older people, people with disabilities, and their carers to remain independent and living in their own homes by providing an Easy Care Gardening service and / or a Lawn Mowing service in the Inner West of Sydney.

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 and details of vehicle / insurance
  • Contact details for 2 professional referees

Send your applications by post to: Debbie Dunn, A/Garden Care Coordinator, Canterbury City Community Centre, PO Box 66, Lakemba NSW 2195. Mark the envelope “Confidential”.

Or by email to: gardencare@4cs.org.au

For further information contact Debbie Dunn on 9750 9344.

Board

Board of Directors - (Voluntary)

Canterbury City Community Centre Inc is seeking applicants to serve on its Board of Directors. These are voluntary positions for a term of at least one year.

Canterbury City Community Centre is a not for profit, community based organisation committed to building a strong resilient community which values and includes each member. We deliver a diverse range of services across the Canterbury-Bankstown and Inner West local government areas and seek to bring together people from all backgrounds to develop and provide community services, to foster harmony and an improved quality of life and to provide a resource for the community to meet its own needs.

The Organisation is undergoing a period of substantial growth with a Service review and restructure recently finalised. Currently employing 43 staff and 120 volunteers the Organisation will grow to employ over 50 staff in the coming year with an operating budget of over $2 million.

The Board of Directors are the legal authority for Canterbury City Community Centre and act in a position of trust within the Organisation and the broader community. As a team the Board provides care, control and leadership for the Organisation so that it may effectively meet its obligations and achieve its stated purpose.

Time Commitment : Minimum 3 hours per month, more for Executive members. This is equivalent to time spent attending Board meetings and reading all documentation. Directors must be able to commit to attending meetings on a regular basis.

Location : Meetings are held at Lakemba at the main Centre premises.

How to Apply :

Download the Position Description. Direct any questions to Centre CEO Liz Messih on 9750 9344 or ceo@4cs.org.au

Apply in writing addressing at least three of the twelve criteria identified in the position description under General Knowledge Skills and Experience.  We are particularly in need of Board Members with Skills and experience in Aged Care (preferably as an Approved provider), Disability Services or Accounting.

Attach a copy of your resume and send via email to Liz Messih (as above) by Monday17th July 2017.

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 Recruitment Officer on 9750 9344 or starsrecruitment@4cs.org.au

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