Department of Regional NSW
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Community Coordination Officer

Community Coordination Officer

  • 496996
  • Administration and Clerical
  • Community
  • Term: Temporary full-time role for two years with the possibility of extension
  • Location: Based in Moree
  • Generous remuneration package. Starting salary from $99,431pa to $110,064pa per annum plus super

 We encourage applicants from all backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees, and people with disability.We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services.We provide dignified access to reasonable adjustments both during the recruitment process and in the workplace. If you require reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process, please call or text the contact for this role. 


About You

In your new role as Community Coordination Officer, you will work alongside the community, school, police other government agencies, the non-government sector and local government to improve educational, employment and wellbeing outcomes for Aboriginal people in Moree.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Experience in the coordination of engagement activities with community and government stakeholders.
  • Experience in developing protocols and tools to support a coordinated approach to key stakeholders across a number of projects.
  • Experience in working across projects with diverse stakeholders to identify and resolve issues
  • Knowledge and understanding of effective stakeholder management systems and experience in coordinating whole of government responses.


Essential requirements

  • Sensitivity to and understanding Aboriginal culture including Aboriginal community governance and structures
  • Current valid NSW Driver’s license
  • Valid Working with Children Check


Need more information?

For further information about the role please contact Danny Lester at

Alternatively click here to view the role description.


About Us

Department of Regional NSW is responsible for building resilient regional economies and communities, strengthening primary industries, managing the use of regional land, overseeing the state’s mineral and mining resources and ensuring government investment in regional NSW is fair and delivers positive outcomes for local communities and businesses. 

The Strategy, Delivery and Performance (SDP) group was established with the formation of the Department of Regional NSW to bring focus and discipline to the decision-making processes across our new department. The group consists of a Strategy, Advice and Economics team and Delivery & Performance team.

SDP works across all groups in the Department of Regional NSW to ensure strategic and operational plans are established to achieve organisational and government objectives.


What's on Offer?

  • We value our people. Work is meant to be enjoyed! We believe in a flexible and relaxed working environment allowing people to operate in a manner that cultivates a friendly culture and reduces stress levels.
  • A culture of ambition, support, and inclusivity. We are passionate about what we do, and we want to work with those who share that same drive. We promote an open-door policy and encourage collaboration between all staff. 


Applying is Easy!

To apply simply attach a current resume (of no more than five pages) plus a cover letter (no more than two pages) which demonstrates how your previous experience and capabilities make you an ideal candidate for this role.


Closing Date:  Monday 31 January 2022 at 11:55pm


A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary roles of the same role or role type that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months. If you are viewing this advertisement on LinkedIn, please click ‘Apply’ to access more information about this role via the I Work for NSW website.


Please note that NSW Government expects all NSW government sector employees who can be safely vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine to do so.


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