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Community and Cultural Programs Assistant

Job details

Lane Cove Council
31 Jan 2021
Work type
Part time employment
Work classification
Community & Access Arts


  • Dynamic role
  • 28hrs per week
  • Great team and benefits

Are you looking for an opportunity to be part of an innovative Council seeking to make a positive difference in the community you support? We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, well-organised and experienced Community and Cultural Programs Assistant to join our team on a part time basis.

Located on the lower North Shore, our leafy suburb has a vibrant and diverse village atmosphere. We aim to provide "best value" community services and facilities whilst promoting the principles of ecologically sustainable development.

If you are open to fresh ideas, committed to progressing new initiatives and driven to provide the very best service to our community, we want to hear from you.

About the Role

You will be responsible for assisting with the hands-on delivery of a range of exciting events within our community. Helping to coordinate suppliers, performers, volunteers and members of the community, your positive can-do attitude will be key to the success of our busy events schedule.

About You

The successful candidate will have:

  • Training or equivalent experience in arts and cultural development, events management or similar discipline;
  • Experience in delivering public events to tight budgets and timeframes;
  • The ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends as required; and
  • A current Working with Children clearance.

Salary range - between $1164.50 and $1281.00 per week (pro rata) + superannuation, (dependent on the skills, qualifications and relevant experience of the suitable candidate).

What we Offer

Our offices are located close to shops, cafes, an aquatic centre and a gym. In addition, you will also enjoy Council's range of generous employee benefits such as;

  • Annual performance bonuses and salary review
  • Active Social Club
  • Access to Long Service Leave after 5 years
  • Extensive career development and training opportunities
  • Varied lifestyle benefits programs including an employee wellness program and discounted gym memberships

To Apply

Please read the Position Description for the role and address the selection criteria in your online application.


Lane Cove Council is an equal opportunity employer and provides a smoke free workplace.

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18 Jan 2021