Programs Coordinator

Date: 28 Jun 2024

Location: Queensland, AU

Company: The Smith Family

  • Make a difference to young Australians through supporting their education
  • Permanent full time
  • Based on Gold Coast, QLD


The Smith Family is a children’s education charity that helps young Australians experiencing disadvantage to create better futures for themselves through harnessing the power of education. 


We are seeking an experienced Programs Coordinator to join our organisation. Reporting to the Team Leader, Learning for Life and working alongside dedicated, energised, and passionate team members, this role will work with school and community stakeholders to implement programs from The Smith Family's program suite.  This role offers continuous learning and growth opportunities within a high performing and collaborative team.


About our role
You will be responsible for:


  • Successful implementation and delivery of suite of programs to KPI’s
  • School and Community relationship management
  • Volunteer Management
  • Support for broader smith family program implementation


About you


As well as passion for community, you will bring the following: 


  • Demonstrated experience in planning and coordinating programs / projects
  • Proven experience in establishing and maintaining relevant partnerships
  • Demonstrated capability to manage and plan own work to achieve identified goals within time constraints
  • Flexibility to respond to competing demands
  • Proven experience in strong collaboration with internal and external stakeholders
  • Holds a current drivers licence and own vehicle
  • Have or willing to obtain an employee Working With Children's Check


About our culture


The Smith Family has employees at the centre of its values and operations. We nurture a supportive and inclusive culture that enables people to achieve personal and professional goals, through collaboration and innovation. With a proven work-life balance, wellbeing and health are our top priorities. Enjoy many other benefits, such as tax concessions and flexible working arrangements.
If you are passionate about what you do, committed to make a difference and this sounds like your next role, please click apply, we’d love to hear from you. You may view the position description here
Closing date: 15 July 2024


Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate must be prepared to undertake a National Police Check and a Working with Children’s Check. We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to principles of cultural diversity. Applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged.