Community Projects Officer (Safe Communities)

Clarence Valley Council Part Time Permanent 11/01/2019

Working for Clarence Valley Council’s community development team gets you working with the ‘change makers’ in the community. It is all about making the Clarence Valley a great place to live. It’s about improving and growing. Whether partnering with police or working with young people, we do it for our community. If you want a career with more heart – then you’ll find the career you’re looking for with us.

Life in the Clarence valley is for those who enjoy the simple things: time, a community connection, stability and belonging. It could be that the Clarence Valley can deliver just what your family needs.

The team at Clarence Valley Council is always dynamic and keen on new and exciting ideas, so… come join us!

Checkout about living in the Clarence Valley here.

What you need to know...

  • permanent part time - 35 hours per fortnight
  • salary - $31.98 - $38.13 per hour
  • a 9 day fortnight
  • location - Maclean
  • the opportunity to accrue time in lieu
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave

About the role

You would be joining a team of clever, capable thinkers who are responding to the changing needs of our community. It means embracing new challenges every day. We work collaboratively to grow the social wellbeing in the Clarence. You will be focused on making the Clarence a safe place to live and as a result changing lives across the community. No two projects or situations will ever be the same but all the information gather through your work will support the aspirations of the Clarence Valley through Council’s Community Strategic Plan. With your help, advice, advocacy, and support, you will make the Clarence an even better place to live.

Download the position description here.

A probation period applies to this position.


Dan Griffin, Community Services Coordinator on 6645 0231.

Closing date

Sunday, 3 February 2019 at 11.30 pm (NSW time) daylight saving time

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Applications received via Seek's "Apply for this job" function will not be considered.
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

 For this application you will be required to supply a resume and relevant certificates and licences.


Council is an EEO employer and indigenous people are encouraged to apply.