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Coordinator Recreation and Culture

Wonthaggi VIC, Australia
Sunday 02nd February 2020
$110,410 - $123,605 plus superannuation
position description Coordinator Recreation and Culture
  • Replacement position
  • Permanent Full Time
  • $110,410 - $123,605 plus superannuation

We have an exciting opportunity for a community minded leader, who thinks strategically and has proven experience in recreation and culture. As one of the fastest growing municipalities in Victoria, Bass Coast Shire Council offers you an opportunity to develop your career in a challenging and exciting working environment.

As customer centric leader, you will be responsible for leading and coordinating Council’s Recreation and Culture Team. This includes community education and engagement and delivery of recreation and culture services, as well as policy development and strategic planning.

To be successful in this role, you will have a strong track record in people leadership, as well as experience in developing partnerships with community, key stakeholders, peak bodies and funding providers.

You will bring with you a tertiary qualification in recreation or a related field, or substantial experience in recreation and culture services within a Council context.

Join us and be part of a growing culture, where you can have a significant impact on the community. We offer flexible working arrangements, work-life balance, significant leadership opportunities and team work.

Applicants must address the key selection criteria, and attach a cover letter and resume.

For more details on this position you can download the Position Description or contact Mark Lindsay, Manager Community Recreation and Culture on (03) 5671 2234 or 0478 466 696.

Applications close Sunday, 2 February 2020.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

At Bass Coast Shire we value the right of every employee, councillor, contractor, volunteer, and customer to be treated with respect, dignity, and courtesy.

We do not tolerate any forms of:

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Council is committed to providing a workplace that provides fair and equal opportunity to all in accordance with equal opportunity principles.

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