Employment Opportunities

If you would like to register your interest to work with MEEDAC then please send your resume and a brief cover letter via the form below. MEEDAC will also retain your information for future reference; you are encouraged to check the job listings below where our vacancies will be posted as they arise.

Current Vacancies

If you believe you have the skills and experience to positively contribute to the team at MEEDAC Incorporated, we look forward to hearing from you regarding the current vacancies:

Outreach Case Manager - Geraldton based

Full Time

MEEDAC Incorporated is a not for profit organisation with offices throughout the Midwest Region of Western Australia. The organisation has a strong and passionate team supporting the delivery of the Community Development Program for Indigenous and Non-Indigenous people in our region.

We are seeking expressions of interest for a full-time Case Manager travelling throughout our regional locations. Case Managers will assist job seekers to gain sustainable employment by helping them overcome their vocational and non-vocational barriers to work.

Based in Geraldton, availability to travel throughout the region will be essential for this role.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Provide integrated case management for CDP participants;
  • Initial interviews with participants to inform them of their obligations under CDP;
  • Develop compliant Job Plans in consultation with participants;
  • Referrals to internal and external job vacancies, Work for the Dole activities and any other relevant services;
  • Support participants with obtaining paid employment and conduct appropriate post placement support to enhance sustainability of employment;
  • Some overnight stays within the region to meet the service delivery needs.

To be successful you need to have the following skills and qualities:

  • Understanding, or ability to quickly acquire knowledge of remote labour market conditions
  • Ability to engage with and support people from all walks of life to access sustainable employment
  • Willingness to work independently
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Good record keeping
  • Very good computer and administration skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Driver’s license
  • Working with Children Check

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MEEDAC Reach Out - Casual Pool

MEEDAC Community Reach Out, formerly known as Community Bus Patrol, seeks suitable candidates to fill several vacancies for driver positions in Geraldton.

The role of MEEDAC Reach Out staff will be to improve community safety, youth engagement and reduce community consequences of Alcohol and Other Drugs and related “at risk” behaviours.

Key Accountabilities

  • Improve client safety, wellbeing and health;
  • Assist clients to ‘change behaviours’;
  • Support positive diversionary initiatives;
  • Provide intervention services to minimise the level of client contact with police and criminal justice system;
  • Minimise the level of harm from ‘at risk’ behaviours;
  • Provide immediate street level assistance to those at risk of harm;
  • Assist in addressing youth issues in the community;
  • Provide next-day follow up support to clients by assisting in connecting with local services.

 

Skills & Experience

  • Good communication skills and ability to work with diverse individuals and groups.
  • Ability to build rapport and maintain effective relationships with clients, peers and relevant agencies from culturally diverse backgrounds.
  • Able to work with large groups of people.
  • All applicants must either hold or be willing to obtain the following certificates and licenses:
     - Working with children check
     - Police clearance
     - Driver’s license (held for 2 years minimum) with F class endorsement
     - Senior First Aid

MEEDAC will assist successful candidates in further training.

This role will involve shift work and weekend work.

We seek to employ people who reflect our community diversity to ensure we can support our client’s needs. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background to apply.

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