Place-Based Lead - Rockhampton

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Date expired: 
Tue, 01/16/2018
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Not requirements

Job posted on: 18 December, 2017.
Applications close: 16 January, 2018.

  • Full time
  • Ongoing position
  • Based in Rockhampton

The role

The Place-based Lead will contribute to enabling place-based operational goals and work plans as well as exercise leadership responsibilities while managing projects, services and programs. This role will work in partnership across different portfolios including but not limited to; homelessness, family support and wellbeing.

Operating within a collaborative, team environment where no day is ever the same, you will plan, develop and coordinate place based service responses that are evidence based and reflective of the needs and aspirations of the community.

Additionally, you will be responsible for ensuring that processes for participation by people using services and other relevant stakeholders are enabled, in all facets of the operations.   

This role performs a crucial linking function ensuring that community need and local-level development and implementation initiatives are connected and aligned to the broader strategic priorities of the Australian Red Cross in Queensland.

About you

Naturally, you have a passion for social change, leadership and management experience in a human services context and skills in forging a team-based approach providing direction, supervision and support to diverse and multifaceted teams.

You have an ability to supervise, develop, and lead the performance of service teams across a broad service portfolio and enable a highly focused, client service oriented workforce to effectively implement strategies that support positive change and improve outcomes for clients and communities.


Work for the Australian Red Cross and use your leadership skills and experience in an organisation that makes a difference in the lives of people and communities during times of vulnerability. Excellent salary packaging options are available to increase your take home pay. 

For further information please refer to the position description below or contact Janis Frost on 0488 990 956.

Position Description:Download File 506907 PD Place-based Lead.pdf

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