CoGD | HIRING | Executive Officer Interfaith Network (IFN) | applications close Monday 12 June 2023

[Edited extract from public address]

The Interfaith Network (IFN) of the City of Greater Dandenong (CoGD) is seeking an Executive Officer.

The IFN believes in harm prevention by educating and empowering people to strive for harmony, to come together and collectively engage in building trust aiming for relationships that endure beyond any differences. The IFN strives to achieve the vision of ‘Many Faiths, One People’ believing that peace, harmony and understanding have the power to prevent harm by uniting and including all people, bringing the stability so needed for the survival and development of humanity.

The Executive Officer will be required:
  • To provide overall management, support, planning and leadership for all aspects of the IFN.
  • To be the first point of contact for any interfaith/multifaith enquiries and promote the aims and objectives of the IFN.
  • To supervise and lead the staff employed by the IFN to achieve their potential and maximum outcomes in their stated roles.
  • To work with local faiths, spiritual traditions, other interfaith/multifaith organisations and community groups.
  • To work closely with local government, agencies, and organisations to support existing and new programs and initiatives that enhance the role and function of the IFN.
  • To ensure a welcoming and safe environment for all staff, volunteers, participants and visitors.
  • To comply with IFN policies and procedures specific to services, community programs and activities as outlined in this position description and covering stated responsibilities.
  • To comply with the Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) regulations relevant to the position.
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Interfaith Network of the City of Greater Dandenong