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Senior Administration Officer - Uniting Counselling and Mediation

  • 501139
  • Administration and Office Support
  • Youth and Families - Practice, Quality and Support
  • Full time closed period contract

About the role

This is a full-time contract opportunity until 30th June 2023 (with possible extension) where you will be working 35 hours/ week, located in Fairfield

Uniting Counselling and Mediation is an initiative of the Australian Government and provides a range of counselling services for children, youth and families.

As the Senior Administration Officer you will focus on a range of operational administrative tasks supporting our team of Child and Family Therapist’s, Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners, and the Intake and Assessment team.

The Senior Administration Officer will be the first point of contact on the phone, email and face to face for a our clients so excellent customer service skills and empathetic communication are key for this role. As well as working closely with the Centre Manager, you will tasks will include but limited to invoicing/reconciling, reporting, managing petty cash, booking and scheduling appointments and minute taking for meetings. 

About You

  • Proven organisational skills and the ability to multi-task with attention to detail, accuracy, and deadlines.
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a small team.
  • Excellent telephone and inter-personal manner.
  • Ability to relate to clients and their families from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds
  • Ability to manage individuals in crisis or distress
  • Willingness to work with clients where issues of domestic violence and/or child protection are present.  
  • Demonstrated ability to implement and maintain administration systems
  • Proficient touch-typing skills and use of excel spreadsheets and CRM systems
  • Proven experience in dealing with confidential issues

Even Better

  • Experience using Care link

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate. 

Further to this we offer: 

  • Join an organisation that has a positive impact on our clients and the community 
  • Hands on training, development and mentoring with a leading provider 
  • Tax free salary packaging entitlements of up to $16,000 per year Tax free salary packaged meal & entertainment card of up to $2,650 per year (pro-rata) 

If you want to become a part of our positive and respected team, do not hesitate to apply now, or contact Alex Sullivan from Uniting’s Talent Acquisition Team on; 0466 801 937 /  for more information.

Closing Date:  11:55pm, Wednesday 30th November

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks, which include National Police Checks, Working with Children Checks and Reference Checks.  

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