Jobs: Program Coordinator – Sydney NSW

Program Coordinator
Youth Solutions
Sydney, NSW, Australia

Program Coordinator
• Based in Campbelltown, NSW
• Full time 35 hours per week
• Attractive remuneration package with generous salary packaging

Youth Solutions is a youth drug and alcohol prevention charity working
with young people 12-25 years and the broader community in the Macarthur
and Wingecarribee regions of NSW.

The Program Coordinator will be a professional, high performing, results
orientated individual focused on delivery and service excellence. The
position reports to the CEO with the prime responsibility being to lead the
development, implementation and evaluation of alcohol and other drug health
promotion strategies.

Essential Criteria
• Appropriate tertiary qualifications and industry experience
• Ability to work flexible hours
• Driver’s licence and own comprehensively insured vehicle

With demonstrated experience in:
• Staff, student and volunteer supervision
• Working with young people and knowledge of current drug and alcohol
issues and related industries, including an understanding of philosophy and
policies of community organisations, local, state and Federal government
• Relationship management of internal and external stakeholders
• Development and facilitation of workshops and presentations
• Development, implementation and evaluation of programs/projects and
associated resources
• Program budget management
• Program promotion (communications, media and marketing plans)
• Report and submission writing
• Administrative processes, including Microsoft Office applications

With a commitment to:
• Fundraising activities
• Quality improvement and contribution to strategic planning
• New technologies and innovative practices
• Flexibility and the changing needs of the organisation and community

Desirable Criteria
• Certificate IV in Workplace Training & Assessment
• First Aid Certificate

Relevant Working with Children Check will be conducted on preferred
applicant prior to employment. All employees must abide by a Smoke Free
Workplace policy.

Applicants must address Criteria by mail or email to Geraldine Dean by
4pm, Wednesday 19 October 2011.

Geraldine Dean
CEO, Youth Solutions
PO Box 112
Macarthur Square NSW 2560

For further information and an Applicant Information Guide please phone
Geraldine Dean, 02 4628 2319.