Employment

Joining commUnity+ gives you the opportunity to develop your career while using your energy and skills to make a difference in the lives of people living in our community.

We currently employ more than 80 people in a range of roles in our Education, Legal, Family and Corporate Service programs.

We have a strong focus on providing flexible working arrangements and internal career development opportunities.

Financial benefits

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits program
  • Salary packaging options, with up to $15,900 per annum tax free
  • Generous salary packaging on meals and entertainment

Career development

  • Training to support career development
  • Vacancies are advertised internally

Work environment

  • A supportive, positive and energetic team environment
  • Work / life balance options, including flexible working arrangements

Current Positions

Principal Solicitor - New Boutique Law Practise

Principal Solicitor

New Boutique Law Practise

Western Melbourne

Full-Time Position - 38 hours per week

Are you keen to take on the challenge of building a new practice? Are you passionate about the law and delivering legal services? Do you enjoy mentoring and supporting a team of legal professionals?

 

With over 40 years' experience in the delivery of services to the communities of Melbourne's West and over 15 years operating the Brimbank-Melton Community Legal Centre, Comm Unity Plus understands the legal needs of Melbourne.  My Law Practice is a new legal practice established by Comm Unity Plus to deliver efficient, affordable and quality legal services to clients across Melbourne.

 

The Principal Solicitor will join the directors in establishing the practice and building the client base. With an initial focus on migration law, conveyancing and generalist legal advice, the principal solicitor will recruit specialists, develop a sustainable fee structure, build the brand and utilise their professional networks to develop referral pathways and cross sector partnerships.    

 

We are looking for someone with:-

  • 4-5 years legal practice experience;
  • Proven experience in business and a sharp acumen;
  • Current practicing certificate with ability to hold trust funds; and
  • Passion for providing innovative and cost effective legal solutions

 

If this sounds like you and you feel you have the drive and initial to help implement this new initiative, we would like to hear from you. Please contact Andrew Burns on 0413 847 315 or 03 7379 0116 for a confidential discussion about the role.

Applicants will also be required to possess a recent Police Check and Working with Children Check.

The Position Description is available by clicking on the link below:-

Principal Solicitor

 

Trainers / Assessor – AMEP Program

 

 

Trainers / Assessor – AMEP Program

Part-Time and Full- Time Positions

Fixed Term until 30th June 2018

Western Region

 

Comm Unity Plus Services Ltd delivers a range of early intervention and prevention programs focusing on informing and engaging with our community through high quality Adult Education, Neighbourhood House, Legal (through the Brimbank Melton Community Legal Centre) and Family Support programs as well as community engagement and development activities.

LfE was established in 2001 and is a consortium of seven not-for-profit adult community education providers based in Melbourne. Comm Unity Plus Services Ltd (commUnity+)  as a consortium member has been contracted by the Department of Education and Training to deliver Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) and Adult Migrant Education Program (AMEP) from 1st July 2017 to the 30th June 2020.

Due to the growth in our Adult Education program, commUnity+ has several teaching positions available for experienced Teachers in our AMEP (Adult Migrant Education Program) in St Albans and the Western Region.

Applicants must hold:

  • A current Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110) including the Language, Literacy, Numeracy component and one of the following: 

  • A Bachelor of Education with a TESOL major or equivalent which includes a practicum of at least 60hrs; or

  • A Bachelor Degree plus Postgraduate TESOL qualification of at least 100 contact hours including a practicum.

 

Applicants must have experience in adult education and only applicants who meet the qualification requirements will be considered. Official Australian equivalency recognition will be required for all international qualifications.

In return you will work with a friendly and supportive team committed to a high standard of service delivery. commUnity+ offers generous salary packaging, on-going professional development and a flexible, supportive working environment.

commUnity+ welcomes qualified and passionate teachers who enjoy working with students from diverse backgrounds. Successful applicants will be required to supply a current Working with Children Check and a Police Check.

To apply for one of these exciting opportunities please send through your resume and a cover letter outlining your experience and availability, addressing the key selection criteria to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For further information please contact Branka Stevanovic, Education Manager on 8312 2030 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Position Description is available by clicking on the link provided below

Closing date: 5pm, 14th July 2017

 

 Trainers / Assessors - AMEP Program

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AMEP Program Coordinator - Education Program

 

 AMEP Program Coordinator - Education Program
Full Time
Fixed Term until 30th June 2020

Western Region

Comm Unity Plus Services Ltd delivers a range of early intervention and prevention programs focusing on informing and engaging with our community through high quality Adult Education, Neighbourhood House, Legal (through the Brimbank Melton Community Legal Centre) and Family Support programs as well as community engagement and development activities.

LfE was established in 2001 and is a consortium of seven not-for-profit adult community education providers based in Melbourne. Comm Unity Plus Services Ltd (commUnity+)  as a consortium member has been contracted by the Department of Education and Training to deliver Skills for Education and Employment (SEE) and Adult Migrant Education Program (AMEP) from 1 July 2017 to the 30 June 2020.

commUnity+ is seeking an AMEP  Program Coordinator to be responsible for mentoring and supervising the trainers of the Education Program and for conducting pre-training assessments / reviews of potential students for all commUnity+ Education Programs with particular focus on Adult Migrant Education Program (AMEP).

Applicants must have:

  • Understanding and experience of the AMEP Program.
  • Tertiary qualifications with recognised teaching degree and qualification in Teaching English as an Additional Language.
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment TAE 40110.
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of the delivery of the Adult Migrant Education Program and contract management.
  • Previous experience supervising and managing teaching staff.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of curriculum development and delivery.
  • Knowledge of education funding bodies and program delivery.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in conducting Pre-Training Assessments.
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to sensitively manage people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills to perform assessments and related tasks according to deadlines whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and balance competing demands with professionalism, integrity and resilience.
  • Extensive Knowledge of the ACSF.

Only applicants who meet the qualification requirements will be considered.

Successful applicants will require a valid Victorian Driver’s License and own transport, as it may be necessary to travel between sites. Kilometres claimed will be paid in line with the Labour Market Assistance Industry Award 2010.

Applicants will also be required to supply a current Working with Children Check and a Police Check.

In return you will work with a friendly and supportive team committed to a high standard of service delivery. commUnity+ offers generous salary packaging, on-going professional development and a flexible, supportive working environment.

To apply for the position of AMEP Program Coordinator, please send through your resume and a cover letter outlining your experience and addressing the key selection criteria to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ensuring you include the Job No. commplus05 in the subject heading.

 

For further information please contact Rachna Muddagouni on 7379 0123 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Click here for the Position Description

Closing date: 5pm,7th July 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Casual Relief Teacher

Various Positions - Western Suburbs

  • Passionate about providing high quality education services?
  • Want to work for a progressive community service organisation?

Comm Unity Plus Services Ltd (commUnity+) is committed to building stronger communities in the western region through delivering key integrated services, such as English as an additional language programs.

Various casual teaching positions exist for experienced teachers in our SEE (Skills for Education and Employment) program and our HESG (Higher Education & Skills Group) program in various locations including St Albans, Deer Park, Watergardens, Sunshine, Coburg and Broadmeadows.

Applicants must hold:

  • A current Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40110) and one of the following options:
  • A Bachelor of Education with a TESOL major or equivalent which includes a practicum of at least 60hrs; or
  • Bachelor degree plus postgraduate TESOL qualification of at least 100 contact hours including a practicum.

Applicants must have experience in adult education and only applicants who meet the qualification requirements will be considered.  Official Australian equivalency recognition will be required for all international qualifications. Successful applicants will be required to supply a current Working with Children Check and a current Police Check.

 

commUnity+ welcomes qualified and passionate teachers who enjoy working with students from diverse backgrounds.

To apply for this exciting opportunity please send through your resume and a cover letter outlining your availability to:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For further information including a copy of the position description please contact Branka Stevanovic, Training Manager on: 03-8312-2036 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   

Teacher - Position Description