• 1Search for courses by Study Area, Level and Location
  • 2We deliver you all the matched results
  • 3Choose one or more course providers to contact you
Industry

Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date

15

April

Community Resilience Coordinator

STATE EMERGENCY SERVICE VICTORIA - Horsham, VIC

Any Industry
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

WHO WE ARE:

Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) is a volunteer-based emergency service. Our highly skilled and equipped Volunteers are trained comprehensively in a wide range of emergency environments. To minimise the impact of emergencies when they occur and strengthen the community's capacity to recover swiftly and safely, VICSES focuses on working with communities and partners in building resilience to achieve more aware, informed and prepared communities. We support them to understand their risk and the relevance of taking action before, during and after emergency events.

As the largest road rescue network in Australia we have specialist teams that provide a 24/7 response to road accident and trauma incidents. We assist Victoria Police in search and rescue operations, and play an important role in supporting the Country Fire Authority (CFA), Fire Rescue Victoria (FRV), Parks Victoria and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) during major bushfire and emergency incidents.

VICSES is committed to being a child safe organisation.

ROLE SUMMARY:

This position will work as part of a team to liaise with a wide variety of stakeholders, including volunteers and the community. Enhance community resilience through the development and delivery of community engagement programs, communication of warnings and information and in the development of emergency plans for floods, storms, earthquakes and landslides.

VICSES offers Flexible Working Arrangements and where possible, Job Sharing may also be considered.

More information about this role can be found in the attached Position Description.

The position being offered is a VPS 4.1, Full Time, Ongoing position. VICSES are anticipating a reorganisation which could impact and change this position.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Support VICSES to achieve its strategic direction in the delivery of consistent, high quality communication engagement and awareness programs. Through the coordination and development of resources for community engagement programs, maintaining accurate records of project activities and evaluating the effectiveness of engagement and community resilience initiatives, to enable VICSES to maintain current best practice. Support VICSES Units with recruitment and retention by engaging with key local community stakeholders and undertake community profiling.

Enhance VICSES' ability to improve community resilience by coordinating the successful design and implementation of community engagement programs. This includes community engagement strategies to enhance community resilience in relation to floods, storms, earthquakes and landslides in accordance with the Community Engagement Strategy.

Further community resilience by working with the community and key stakeholders to contribute to the development of emergency plans and community information for floods, storms, earthquakes and landslides.

Build the capability of VICSES volunteers to deliver community engagement programs by providing training and assessment in Community Engagement. Providing guidance and support to volunteers engaged in community engagement programs and activities as set out in the Region Business Plan.

TO APPLY:

Applications will only be accepted via www.careers.vic.gov.au and should be in the form of a cover letter detailing your relevant skills and experience, along with a current resume or CV. There are no key selection criteria for this role, please refer to the attached Position Description.

Please contact Belinda Marchant on 0418 521 719 if you have any questions.

Applications close Sunday 9 May 2021.

Why work here?

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Aliquam eu leo urna, at mollis erat. Donec tempor rutrum risus, vitae faucibus justo pulvinar at. Nulla facilisis mauris eget lorem imperdiet rutrum nec ultricies nisi.

;