Community engagement / development officer
Role and key duties
Community engagement/development officers lead the delivery of state government program initiatives at community level to achieve benefits and outcomes for communities.
Duties may include: developing networks with community organisations, business and government to support local community programs and projects; contributing to forums that deliver community strengthening outcomes and facilitate partnership development, community involvement, community participation and decision making; gathering and collating local knowledge to inform policy, program and project development and review.
Typical qualification sought
Completion of a degree in Arts, Social Sciences or Management.
Degree with a major in Community Development or equivalent.