Programs & Administration Assistant

Sydney, NSW

The nuts and bolts

Permanent, Part Time, 2 days per week (0.4FTE), Sydney – National Office


Job summary

This role provides administrative support to a busy team of frontline psychosocial support workers, and be part of a team dedicated to ensuring the wellbeing of young people who have faced a cancer diagnosis in their family.

Duties will be wide and varied, with basic administrative capabilities required (comfort using varied but basic computer systems) along with a high degree of flexibility and adaptability.

This role sits within the Sydney team in Canteen’s national office which is a vibrant, warm and passionate workplace based in Newtown.


Is this you:


  • Proficient in computer skills (MS Office) and office equipment (essential)
  • Solid knowledge of general administrative tasks (essential)


1 – 2 year’s proven experience in a similar position

Personal qualities

  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • High level of integrity, flexibility & motivation
  • Maintain a strict level of confidentiality
  • Happy to be a team-player and also be able to show initiative
  • Results-oriented and can-do attitude
  • Tolerance for performing routine tasks to a high standard


Closing date info:

Interested? Apply Now! Applications close on 1st September 2019

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