Community Hub Manager - Shop 48 The Harmony Centre

Banyule City Council

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 13/09/2018

Job Category:

Local Government & Community / Executive & Management

Job description:

Shop 48 – The Harmony Centre is a community space celebrating local culture and diversity - hosting events, meeting spaces, access to support services and volunteer opportunities, located in the Bell Street Mall, Heidelberg West.


A Banyule City Council initiative, Shop 48 provides Community Information and Support Services to the local area. It also accommodates a range of community support organisations, seeking to have a presence in postcode 3081.


Banyule is looking for a customer focused Community Hub Manager to oversee all aspects of Shop 48 The Harmony Centre in Heidelberg West.  You will encourage collaborative partnerships in the sector and promote community health and wellbeing, community connectedness and enjoyment of life.


This position will be responsible for the planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of a range of tenancies and services which are consistent with the changing needs of the Banyule community.


You will facilitate a range of programs and activities to maximise the opportunity for the community to engage meaningfully with Shop 48 the Harmony Centre and surrounds. 


This role is suitable for someone who is genuine and sincere with experience working with diverse key stakeholders.


You will possess:

  • Tertiary qualifications in community development, health promotion or related discipline and some relevant experience or lesser formal qualifications with substantial experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to build and sustain cooperative partnerships and networks
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience in facility management and performance management of  partnership agreements
  • Demonstrated experience in project management particularly as related to facility management
  • Sound administrative and financial management skills
  • Highly developed communication, negotiation, report writing and interpersonal skills
  • Anaphylaxis, CPR and First Aid, or willing to obtain.


We know you will bring a range of skills to this role, so we can offer you:

  • Temporary full time contract commencing 31 October 2018 to 31 October 2019.
  • $83,080.81 - $90,323.79 plus super (pro-rata).
  • RDO every 4 weeks.
  • Access to a range of quality learning and development opportunities and health and wellbeing initiatives.
  • The opportunity to make a valuable impact on the Banyule community.


For more information about this position please access a copy of the position description via the link below. To discuss your suitability, we encourage you to contact Frances Gianinotti, Youth and Community Partnerships Coordinator on 9457 9962 or 0412 144 251 for a confidential conversation.


To apply for this position, please include your resume and cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description. For more information on how to apply, please refer to the Application Guidelines via the link below.


Applications Close 11.45pm on: Wednesday 3 October, 2018


Banyule City Council is a child safe organisation and an equal opportunity employer. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.