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Hume Early Years Hub Support Coordinator (101483)

*$97,409 pa (Band 7) plus super *Temporary Part time - to 30 June 2023 *24 hours per week


Reference: 5028419

Hume City Council is seeking an experienced Community Development professional to coordinate the fifteen Hume Community Hubs, based in primary schools, within a job share arrangement.

The ideal candidate will have sound knowledge of the role of Local Government with extensive experience working with multicultural populations, knowledge and understanding of early years frameworks and the Victorian education system, particularly primary schools.

Committed to innovation and achieving the priorities of Council, you will be passionate about the community and provide a coordination, liaison and support function across the fifteen community hubs in Hume to ensure better outcomes for those targeted communities.

You will lead by example, demonstrating and implementing Council's core character principles of respect, customer focus, collaboration and innovation.

As a key position in the Community Strengthening Department, reporting to the Coordinator Community Capacity Building, the main functions of this role include:

  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with hub leaders, school and local community partnership groups and services.
  • Support the engagement of local hubs with the National Community Hubs Program, including assisting schools to implement the Quality Framework.
  • Initiate innovative, collaborative pilot projects to address identified needs, gaps or emerging issues.

To be successful in this role you will have the energy and adaptability to prioritize within a changing environment. You will have a proactive, participative, management style. Your ability to ensure quality services are provided at all times and your passion for stakeholder engagement will be vital to your success.

Company Profile
Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people.

Hume City is one of Australia's fastest-growing communities and with more people choosing to call Hume home, we're expected to welcome more than 57,000 new residents to our City over the next decade.

What We Offer
With our high level of employee engagement, Hume City Council offers a great working environment where you can develop your career. We offer flexible work arrangements and other benefits, such as study assistance and interest free loans for public transport. Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs.

For further information please view the position description or contact Julie Andrews on 9205 2527

Applications Close: 25 Feb 2020