Newcastle position available

Community Garden Coordinator

An exciting new community garden is looking for a part time coordinator (3 days / week) with skills / experience in community engagement (especially disadvantage youth and unemployed) and horticulture.

Located in Windale and covering Lake Macquarie LGA, responsibilities of the garden coordinator will include:

  • Establishing the community garden as a vehicle to engage young people and other client groups;
  • Coordinating and securing participation of the target groups and the general community;
  • Delivering activities to enhance participation in community life and linkage with the community.

Qualifications and/or experience in relevant disciplines such as horticulture, youth work, education, training or employment services will be highly regarded.  Knowledge of the local communities including young people and unemployed will be desirable.  Salary and terms

of employment are in accordance to Labour Market Assistance Industry Award 2010.

Please send resume to Manager, JobQuest by mail to 14 Frith Street, Mayfield NSW 2303 or by email to newcastle@jobquest.org.au by 21st January 2011.

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

twelve − eleven =

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.