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Deaf Access Officer

Deaf Access Officer Temporary, Part time $75,391 to $81,441 pro rata per annum plus 9.5% superannuation   Working across the City of Ballarat, Pyrenees, Golden Plains, Moorabool, Hepburn and Ararat municipalities, this 12 month temporary role will work with groups and individuals in the community to develop strategies to increase access to Council-run facilities and programs for people who are deaf or hard of hearing   Key Selection Criteria A tertiary qualification in a community development / social welfare related discipline and / or extensive experience in the community development sector Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Ability to work as part of a team Understanding of the broad principles of community development Experience working with people who are deaf or hard of hearing Experience in project management Knowledge and understanding of health and safety issues relevant to work activities and work area     The closing date for this position is Monday 25 September 2017 at 9 a.m. For further information on this position contact Rose Young, Coordinator Community Inclusion on (03)5320 5586 
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