Training Coordinator

Wesley Mission Community Services

About the program

Wesley LifeForce is a national suicide prevention program which delivers suicide intervention training and supports communities to develop localised suicide prevention initiatives.

About the role

We are seeking a highly organised and efficient administrator whose primary responsibility will be to provide outstanding administrative support to suicide prevention services staff at Wesley Mission for a fixed-term contract, with possible extension. Your success in this role will be dependent not only on your administrative skills, but also the extent to which you get involved in promoting the program to key members of the community.

You will most likely have previous experience in administrative or office management roles in a small to medium business, or in a training organisation or in a not for profit enterprise. You will be self-motivated and confident in building relationships.

Category: Community Development
Field: Mental Health & Counselling
Employment basis: Full-time, Contract
Job Location: North West Sydney
About us

Wesley LifeForce Suicide Prevention Program

  • full-time fixed term contract position until 30 June 2020 (possible extension)
  • based Carlingford (Sydney) location
  • provide vital support to suicide prevention trainers and team

About us

Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services.

Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

Position details
Essential Selection Criteria:

Essential criteria

  • excellent written and oral communication skills
  • excellent customer service skills
  • ability to multi-task, prioritise workloads and meet deadlines
  • proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • demonstrated ability to think for yourself and work autonomously
Desirable Selection Criteria:

Desirable criteria

  • proven administration experience
  • experience in training administration and organisational activities
Position Description: Download position description
Contact details
Contact Name: Bethany Farley
Contact Phone: 0428 547 384
How to apply


Salary and employment conditions negotiable with generous salary packaging available.

Closing date

Friday 1 November 2019, by 5pm

Consider submitting an early application as they will be reviewed as they are submitted. You may be contacted for an interview prior to the closing date.

Apply now

For further information about this role, please contact Bethany on 0428 547 384.

To apply, please submit a copy of your CV/resume and a cover letter addressing all the selection criteria to:

Alys Lee


Wesley Mission is a Christian organisation requiring all staff to affirm its values. We are committed to providing an environment in which children can feel safe and valued.

The suitable applicant will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks for appointment to positions within Wesley Mission. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Date posted: 24 October 2019

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