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Reference Number 14251
Position Title Project Manager Community Development
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Communities
Geographical Location Frankston
Award Classification Award 6 - Band Levels 6
Hours Per Fortnight 76

Project Manager Community Development

 Full Time

Band 6A $87,194 plus super


Frankston City Council is located on the eastern shores of Port Phillip Bay and is where the beach meets with the natural landscapes of the Mornington Peninsula. We are a diverse community that provides a vibrant lifestyle along with a growing economic and arts sector. Our leadership team is committed to building an engaged and collaborative culture where innovation and being future focused are the norm. If you want to help shape the future of Frankston, now is the time to join our team.


What we are looking for?

Council is looking for a Community Development Program Manager within the Community Strengthening Department who will be responsible to work alongside communities to increase civic participation; health and wellbeing and to reach and agree on priorities to be included and progressed in local community plans. Your main responsibilities will include:  

  • Leading Council’s family violence portfolio  
  • Apply a broad range of community development and engagement processes and practices to assist Council and the community to identify and implement local priorities responsibility.
  • Build relationships and networks with residents and community groups to encourage their participation in local activities and projects, with particular emphasis on hard to engage / disengaged residents to strengthen civic participation. 

About you 

  • Substantial experience working in a community development environment
  • Good project management skill
  • Tertiary qualifications in Community Development


Why you would like to join us?

Be a part of a workplace that is looking to transform the way that we work and build on our values “Kinder, Fairer, Smarter”. As an employee, you will have access to benefits such as:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Rostered Day Off
  • Access to professional and career development opportunities
  • Purchased leave


Frankston City Council is committed to building a culture that values diversity and promotes a workplace that welcomes and includes the unique contributions of all people.  We encourage applications from individuals of all ages, backgrounds and identities.


You will need to provide evidence of your right to work in Australia, certified copies of your qualifications, and a current Driver Licence & Working with Children Check. You must also be willing to provide a Pre-Employment Health Declaration and undertake a National Police Record Check.


Frankston City Council is committed to promoting and protecting children from abuse. We have zero tolerance for child abuse.


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Your career, Frankston’s future….

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Ken Liddicoat
Contact Number 97681661
Closing Date 04/03/2021
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