Coordinator (Queensland), Welcoming Cities

Support the development and growth of communities, across Queensland, where people of all backgrounds have equal opportunity to belong, contribute and thrive.

The Coordinator (Queensland) is responsible for supporting the development and growth of the Welcoming Cities initiative throughout the State of Queensland. 

This includes:

  • meeting and briefing Local Council employees, representatives, and other community stakeholders;
  • developing and sharing Welcoming Cities resources;
  • supporting community stakeholders; and,
  • assisting with documentation and reporting.

The work of the Coordinator (Queensland) is centred on the key offerings to members and supporters (existing and prospective) in the areas of: knowledge sharing; partnership development; celebrating success; and, standard & accreditation.


Employment Opportunity

Position: Coordinator (Queensland), Welcoming Cities
Work Type/s: Contract (Part-time, 3 days per week)
Duration: 2 years (until 31 December 2024) with possibility of renewal
Location: Queensland
Applications close: midnight (AEST), Thursday 2nd February
Salary: SCHADS Award Level 5 plus superannuation & salary packaging options

Applications / Interest

Please send all enquiries and applications to cities@welcoming.org.au

Applications must include:

  1. Cover letter addressing all essential and desirable criteria (as outlined in the Position Description).
  2. CV / resumé including at least two (2) professional referees

Position Description

Download the position description including key selection criteria.


Welcoming Australia (WA) is a national not-for-profit organisation and non-partisan movement committed to cultivating a culture of welcome and advancing an Australia where people of all backgrounds have equal opportunity to belong, contribute and thrive. Our approach is underpinned by the values of positivity, relationships, honesty and change.

Welcoming Cities is a national network of cities, shires, towns and municipalities who are committed to an Australia where everyone can belong and participate in social, cultural, economic and civic life..

Welcoming Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a welcoming and inclusive workplace.

Welcoming Australia acknowledges that our work is conducted on the lands of First Nations representing hundreds of clans and language groups. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and work towards reconciliation with, and self-determination for, the First Peoples of this country.