Introducing ACWA Job Central

ACWA Job Central is the one stop shop for available jobs in the community services sector

Providing this central service for people searching for work in the community services sector will make the process of finding the right candidates for the right jobs so much easier. ACWA is the professional association for all community workers regardless of their occupational title and we want to ensure that well qualified and experienced community workers can find the specialised work they seek and that employers can be assured of high calibre candidates for positions they are advertising.

ACWA Job Central, powered by our ingenious partner uWorkin, gives you every job in the community services sector at your fingertips. You will find website easy to use and the one stop shop you have been searching for. You can refine your search and get alerts when a suitable job is advertised. If you’re a jobseeker, membership of the jobs and talent community is free.

Begin your employment search

Follow the link to ACWA Job Central or take a look at the featured ads below. And don't forget it you're a community worker you are eligible for quick and discounted police checks through our partnership with National Crime Check. Learn more here.

Advertise your job with ACWA

If you have a community services sector job opportunity and would like to reach practitioners dedicated to excellence we encourage you to make contact with us via info@acwa.org.au. ACWA offers an attractive advertising deal that includes promoting your ad on ACWA Job Central. 

Featured Jobs

Teacher (Counselling subjects within Diploma of Community Services)
Kangan Institute

The suitable teaching candidate will need to:

  • Have a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40016), or equivalent (Must have TAESS502 & TAELLN411) or a qualification at diploma level or higher in Adult Education.
  • Have a Diploma Community Services or higher qualification.
  • Have 2 years of experience working in a counselling role and hold a qualification in counselling or related field that involves counselling, at Diploma level or higher (or equivalent qualification).
  • Be available on Wednesdays afternoons from 17th July for 10 weeks, based at Broadmeadows Campus (Victoria)

Please contact Helen Duggan (Education Manager) 9279 2571 or hduggan@kangan.edu.au 




Expressions of Interest: Community Services Teachers – Vocational Education

Are you a Community Services professional looking for a role where you can make a real difference in the lives of the next generation of learners?

If this sounds like you then don’t wait, Swinburne’s Pathways and Vocational Education (PAVE) is now inviting expressions of interest for casual teachers to commence in 2019!

Due to growth, we are calling for teachers in the Community Services field to deliver in the following:

  • Diploma and Certificate IV of Community Services
  • Certificate IV in Disability
  • Certificate IV in Youth Work
  • Certificate IV in Child, Youth and Family Intervention
  • Certificate IV in Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Certificate IV in Social Housing

The role of a Swinburne PAVE Teacher is to inspire, engage and educate our students for the 21st century. A PAVE teacher will implement industry best practice and apply current learning technologies and contemporary learning pedagogies.

The PAVE teacher will work collaboratively within a team of education professionals. Within this team environment, they will plan deliver, assess, evaluate and ensure compliance of high quality education and training programs.

What’s in it for you?
With a recent award increase, we pride ourselves with our competitive teaching rates for our staff with 12% super and excellent supportive culture. We value professional development for all staff and encourage a flexible working environment here at Swinburne and have been consistently named Employer Choice for Gender Equality.

Our vision for Swinburne’s Pathway and Vocational Education (PAVE) is to be the best provider of vocational education in Australia known for our industry and community connections and excellence in student focused learning.

Part of Swinburne University of Technology, we have a long, proud history of educating and training students for over 100 years.

This is an exciting time to join Swinburne with an increase in student numbers, this is your chance to make an impact on the delivery of our courses.

You will have:

  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116 or equivalent)
  • Relevant degree or vocational qualification in the area you are teaching within
  • A passion to teach in this area of your expertise
  • Teaching experience as well as vocational experience within the sector

If this sounds like your next role then we want to hear from you! Please click here to submit your resume and cover letter.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Recruitment team on staffrecruitment@swin.edu.au