Encore Program Facilitator – Ballarat

ABOUT YWCA AUSTRALIAWe are a proudly feminist not-for-profit organisation and for over 140 years we have been working at the forefront of gender equality through our housing, community programs and advocacy.  Over the years we’ve made significant progress for gender equality as we’ve gone through a number of evolutions, adapting to the ever-changing issues impacting women, young and old.  We have evolved again and are transforming the way we operate. Our new 5-year strategy, the YWCA Evolve Strategy (YeS 2026), has recently been launched with a focus on making young women’s leadership and women’s housing our priority for gender equity in Australia. This will ensure we continue to deliver measurable and meaningful impact towards a future where gender equality is a reality.ABOUT THIS ROLEYWCA Australia is currently seeking a dedicated program Facilitator to join our Encore Team. This role is offered on a casual basis and is based in Ballarat.The Encore facilitator is a member of the YWCA Australia Encore Team, and reports to the Encore Program Manager-National. The primary purpose of the role is to deliver the YWCA Encore Program as directed by the National Encore Program Manager.ABOUT YOUThe ideal applicant we are seeking will have:Current First Aid certificate (including CPR)Moderate level of fitness including the ability to swim 25mCurrent Driver’s LicenseStrong supporter of Women’s Rights and willing to push theTeam player who is approachable with strong interpersonal and listening skills together with the ability to empower.Results focused, self-motivated and a self-starter who goes above andDoesn’t settle, strives for continues improvement and has a high level ofA demonstrated passion for social change and contributing to an organisation that advocates for equality. This position will require the applicant to satisfactorily meet our pre-employment requirements.  This includes:Completion of a national criminal history checkA valid relevant state-based working with children permitProof of Covid-19 Vaccination, which includes up to date Government recommended boosters. Join our bold, inclusive and innovative team to make a real difference - lead the change.  APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 17 July 2022Position Description 28 AUD Ballarat