Neighbourhood Enhancement Worker

Job No: ANT325
Location: Alice Springs

Neighbourhood Enhancement Worker - Based in Alice Springs - Contract 30/06/18

About Us

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.

Anglicare NT offers great benefits including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week’s annual leave and a strengths based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay.

Our motto of Respect, Fairness and Community articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.

About the Position

As the Neighbourhood Enhancement Worker (NEW), you will work with the tenants of Anglicare NT’s transitional and community housing complexes in Alice Springs to foster community participation and to develop a safe and vibrant neighbourhood. The role includes arranging regular community activities and neighbourhood events, forming tenant reference groups and producing newsletters. The successful applicant will have previous experience in neighbourhood renewal or community development and a demonstrated ability to engage community whilst working collaboratively with other service providers.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess an Working with Children (Ochre Card),  a National Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory manual driver’s licence.

To view the full position description, click here and as part of the recruitment process you will be required to address the key selection criteria.  Applications will be assessed upon receipt.

For further information please contact Leigh Woolcock, Senior Program Manager on 08 8959 4400.

Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.  For more information on our Reconciliation Action Plan click here

Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

To view our other available vacancies please visit our careers website at http://www.anglicare-nt.org.au/vacancies/

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