The Society has been serving the Canberra community since 1924 and this is your chance to join us! We believe in assisting those in need regardless of creed, ethnic, social background, health, gender or political opinion as the Society believes in a more just and compassionate society.

Our Clemente program provides disadvantaged persons with access to tertiary level education through a partnership between St Vincent de Paul and the Australian Catholic University. Clement operates nationally with the ACT chapter starting in 2007. Enrolment is free to eligible students and they are assigned a learning partner (volunteer) per semester of study to assist them achieve their educational outcomes.

The role is responsible for the direct coordination and management of the Clemente program. Working in partnership with the Australian Catholic University is a major element of the role. The development, management and wellbeing of the volunteer team is also essential.

In conjunction with the fellow Coordinator, you will manage and coordinate all aspects of the program, engage with community groups, stakeholders, potential students and volunteers, meet all reporting and budgeting requirements, and provide strategic feedback.

Other great reasons to join- a part time role of 15 hours per week and enjoy the rewards that come from working for a charity including 13% superannuation, salary sacrifice benefits and a passionate team!

If you require additional information, after reading the position description and learning more about this role, please call Chris on 0418 281 955.

To apply - send us your curriculum vitae and cover letter addressing the selection criteria (no more than 2 pages) to recruitment@svdp-cg.org.au

Applications close: 22 February 2017