alphasmWorking for a not for profit organisation can be a very rewarding experience. There is something special about knowing that the work you do, the years you invest, is contributing to positive change in our society. ADEC is an inclusive employer that supports staff to develop, grow and obtain diverse skills.

About ADEC

ADEC is a state-wide Victorian organisation that has been supporting people living with disability, their families and carers from diverse cultural backgrounds, for over 32 years. Our workforce is made up of friendly bilingual staff who understand cultural diversity, and seek to improve the communities with which they have contact.

 

 

Vision

To empower people with disabilities from multicultural backgrounds, their carers and families, to fully participate as equal members of the Victorian community.

Mission

To assist people with disabilities from multicultural backgrounds, their carers and families, to access services and to ensure that service systems are inclusive and responsive to their needs.

 

Any current employment positions will be listed at the bottom of this page.

Current Position Available.

 

COMMUNICATIONS AND ADMINISTRATION OFFICER/PA

ADEC is a not for profit organisation that provides a range of support services to persons with disability from ethnic backgrounds.

ADEC currently has a vacancy for a part-time (may increase to full-time) Communications & Administration Officer/PA in our Preston office.

The Communications & Administration Officer/PA’s role is to provide quality customer service and administrative assistance and support to clients and staff.

Duties:

· Provide a proactive high quality reception/customer service function as the first contact point for ADEC

· Provide PA support for the ED and management

· Provide general administrative support to staff

· Document minutes of Management and Staff meetings

· Coordinate catering, vehicle, room and equipment bookings

· Organise the administration and catering for ADEC training and meetings

Skills and Experience:

· Understand and be committed to the objectives and values of ADEC, and have the capacity to represent ADEC views as required

· The ability to communicate effectively with people from non-English speaking backgrounds

· An ability to effectively interact with clients, management and staff at all levels of the organisation in the positive resolution of administrative support issues

· Well- developed computer skills including MS Office and database knowledge

· Demonstrated knowledge of standard office systems and procedures


For all enquiries please contact Ian Dempsey HR Coordinator (03) 9480 7000 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Applications close at 5.00 pm Friday 19 January 2018.


ADEC is an equal opportunity employer; we value and strongly support the principles of equal opportunity in the workplace.

 

If you would like more information about working for ADEC, get in touch with our HR Coordinator, Ian Dempsey via phone: 03 9480 7000 via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or fill out the form below.

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jobscrop250ADEC currently has a vacancy for a part-time (3 days per week) Transcultural Capacity Building Team Leader based at ADEC’s Werribee Office located at 1 Watton Street in Werribee.

The Transcultural Capacity Building Team Leader will work closely with ethnic communities, local organisations and networks to develop and implement well-being initiatives. The role is to understand needs of different ethnic communities and enhance awareness and access to services.

ADEC currently has a vacancy for a part-time (3 days per week) Advocacy and Student Support Officer based at ADEC’s Preston Office located at 175 Plenty Road Preston.

The Advocacy and Student Support Officer is to work one-on-one with people from ethnic backgrounds with a disability and/or their carers to ensure and to facilitate access to services, to provide social work and community services oversight and support to students who are completing work placements at ADEC.

The Advocacy and Student Support Officer may be involved with participants in a case management role.  

ADEC currently has a vacancy for a part-time (2 days per week) Marketing Officer based at ADEC’s Preston Office located at 175 Plenty Road Preston.

The Marketing Officer coordinates and oversees all marketing activity for ADEC services, and designs and delivers a marketing program to promote equality and diversity as a fundamental of ADEC’s culture. 

We are currently seeking expressions of interest for the position of a Support Coordinator.