Saver Plus Coordinator
Hours: Part time 30.4 hours per week
Applications close: Wednesday 30 January 2019 at 5pm
An exciting opportunity exists to make a genuine difference to the financial well-being of low income Australian families.
Summary of program and its objectives
The Saver Plus Coordinator is vital in managing and facilitating one of our most valuable programs – Saver Plus. Your role will be varied, and very busy, but incredibly rewarding as you deliver, promote and create exposure to a financial literacy program that will have a long lasting impact on some of Australia’s low income families.
Main responsibilities of the role
The ideal candidate will be promoting the Saver Plus program to referral networks including local schools, community groups and other relevant organisations. Will conduct interviews with potential Saver Plus participants to assess their eligibility and capacity to develop a savings goal along with developing a budget whilst managing this information in a database. The coordinator will be expected to follow up with a participant to provide support, deliver the MoneyMinded financial skills training program to groups of participants as well as submitting written reports and responding to all emails and phone messages.
To meet the selection criteria, candidate will require:
- the ability to work with limited direction and as an effective team member to achieve outcomes
- fantastic people skills, radiating confidence and belief in the Saver Plus program
- being able to manage a number of different tasks at once, without letting anything fall through the cracks
- strong facilitation experience
- the ability to make sure things stay on track
- above all, caring about helping some of the most disadvantaged in our society.
The position is part time, working 30.4 hours per week. Salary will be between $67,286 - $73,746 per annum (pro-rata), based on skills and experience plus superannuation. Attractive salary packaging provisions are available to increase take home pay.
For further information about the role please view the Saver Plus Coordinator position description (PDF, 279kb) or phone Cara Bradley on 03 9445 2429.
Applicants are required to submit a resume and complete the screening questionnaire »
Email written applications to: recruitment(at)bsl.org.au
Applications Close: Wednesday 30 January 2019 at 5pm
The Brotherhood of St Laurence has a vision of an Australia free of Poverty. We embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation and gender identity to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we work within. We promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people. We embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contribution to our organisation. Applicants should be aware that as required, we conduct police and working with children checks as we acknowledge the importance of Child Safety.
In making an application for a position at the Brotherhood all applicants must:
- read the position description
- provide a brief cover letter
- complete the application process as specified in the vacancy. Failure to complete the application process as specified in the vacancy may result in rejection of your application.
- provide a current resume outlining your work history, details of any relevant qualifications and licences and two referees, either current or most recent Manager.
- recommended applicants will be required to undertake Psychometric testing. Further assessments may include skills testing and presentations.
Applicants not shortlisted for interview will be contacted as soon as practicably possible.
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Police and Working With Children Checks
The Brotherhood works with children, youth and vulnerable people and requires all staff to undertake a Police Check and, where applicable, a Working with Children check, prior to commencement. A person's criminal history does not automatically exclude an individual from working or volunteering at the Brotherhood. Police Checks are administered and paid for by the Brotherhood.
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply
- For more information or assistance with your application, please contact the Human Resources Team on (03) 9483 2444 or email: recruitment(at)bsl.org.au
- The Brotherhood is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
If you would like some more information about our recruitment process or require assistance with your application please contact our recruitment team at recruitment(at)bsl.org.au or visit Jobs at the Brotherhood on our website.