Community Capacity Building Officer - South Metro

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Salary: $89,183 - $92,967 per annum pro rata (including salary packaging)

Contract: Permanent Part Time

Job Type: Early Years

Employer: Wanslea Family Services

Location: Mandurah

Community Capacity Building Officer - South Metro

Wanslea has been selected as a Partner in the Community to deliver Early Childhood Early Intervention (ECEI) services as part of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

Wanslea is seeking skilled, experienced and qualified Community Capacity Building Officer to join our team in Mandurah.

This position is responsible for the development and implementation of a Community Capacity Building Plan incorporating community education, partnerships and community building strategies in line with the NDIA’s program requirements.

Wanslea is an inclusive employer. We welcome and encourage applications from suitably qualified culturally and linguistically diverse candidates, people who may have a disability and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and sexually and gender diverse people.


  • Degree qualification in health promotion, community development or related discipline
  • Demonstrated experience in designing community engagement frameworks for health, education and/or social organisations
  • Experience in coordinating and facilitating consumer and community engagement events and activities within allocated budget
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, implement and evaluate community awareness programs
  • Demonstrated understanding of the National Disability Insurance Scheme and the needs of children and families with a disability
  • Awareness and understanding of the functional and social impact of disability and the importance of social inclusion
  • High level verbal and written communication including the ability to engage and communicate with various groups , tailoring communication to suit specific target groups
  • Demonstrated understanding of “child safe” environment
  • Proven organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise multiple tasks and meet agreed deadlines
  • Ability to identify key stakeholders and build strong effective working relationships and partnerships
  • Capacity to work creatively and independently, demonstrate initiative and actively develop a supportive team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to network and access community resources
  • Demonstrated commitment and ability to maintain an ethical and inclusive and nonjudgmental approach to disability


Employee Benefits:

  • Professional development opportunities
  • Family friendly work practices
  • Clinical supervision and training
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • Salary Packaging

 Job Description

Candidates shortlisted for the position will be contacted to prepare an address to the essential criteria

Application Information

All enquiries for the above positions are to be directed to Human Resources:

Shortlisting for this role will commence immediately

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted 

Wanslea reserves the right to close the advertisement prior to this date so we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible

CCBO / MAN/ 007 (PT)