Social Group Facilitator (Friday Wellness Group, ACT)

Social Group Facilitator (Friday Wellness Group)

The Opportunity

MCCI’s social groups provide social connection, activities, outings and a shared meal for seniors aged 65 and over from multicultural backgrounds. We are now looking for a new facilitator to join our team and support our Friday Wellness Group in the ACT.

This role allows you to make a positive impact in the lives of older people, and use your creativity, organisational and customer services skills to create a varied and interesting program with the clients.

Part-time max term contract available, 8 hours a week:

  • Thursday – 3 hours admin duties (flexible)
  • Friday – 09:30am – 2:30pm

About You

You will have a passion for working with the elderly and experience and understanding of working with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities. Fluency in a second language is highly regarded.

  • Proven experience in organising and delivering group activities that meet client needs.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills.
  • IT literacy including proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Certificate III (as a minimum) in Individual Support, Aged Care, Community Services or similar or extensive relevant experience.
  • Current Senior First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain.
  • Comprehensively insured motor vehicle and valid driver’s licence.
  • COVID-19 vaccinations.

About MCCI:

MCCI is a not-for-profit community organisation offering a broad range of services, including social support group services to culturally and linguistically diverse clients aged 65 and over.

Our mission is to deliver services that meet community needs, promote harmony, social inclusion and build community capacity.  We are looking for someone who shares this ambition.

We Offer:

  • Immediate start
  • Ongoing support and training
  • The opportunity to meet amazing people from all over the world
  • Be part of an award-winning team (2021 Excellence in Workplace Culture, Illawarra Business Award)
  • Employee Assistance Program

If you have a passion for people and want to be part of delivering fun and enriching programs and activities to our groups, then we would love to hear from you!

Applications should include your resume, and a short covering letter and be submitted via Seek. Please download the position description below. 

Applications will be assessed as they are received.