Older Person Action Program Coordinator

Employer: Kingston East Neighbourhood Group Inc.

Region: Logan

Closing Date: 25 October 2019

Job Description:

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We are looking for an experienced Older Person Action Program (OPAP) Coordinator to work with Seniors in the local community as a part of Kingston East Neighbourhood Group Inc.’s (KENG) multi-disciplinary
team. KENG is a Not-For-Profit community organisation offering a diverse range of programs and services to the Logan community.

This position and is permanent part time 16 hours per week over 2 days, paid under the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Service Industry Award Level 4.1. Applicants will coordinate and manage the OPAP program which seeks to reduce older people’s risk of social isolation by providing activities that strengthen their links with the community. The position works within social justice principles and all activities, projects and programs are community focused and in accordance with identified community needs. Tertiary qualifications are required; qualifications in Social Work or Human Services are highly desired. If you have experience and relevant qualifications and are passionate about working with seniors in the community, please call 3808 1684 or email [email protected] to obtain a copy of the Position Description and
Selection Criteria.

You will need excellent written, spoken and interpersonal communication skills, sound IT competency anda good understanding of local community issues and relevant legislation. If you can demonstrate this and want to be challenged in a fulfilling role, then forward an application addressing the Selection Criteria accompanied by your Resume and a cover letter to Kim Wright, Manager at [email protected] or PO Box 622, Woodridge, QLD 4114, marked ‘Private and Confidential’.

Location

Address: PO Box 622
Suburb: Woodridge
Postcode: 4114

Contact

Name: Ann McCurley