The Community Services Directorate (CSD) has responsibility for a wide range of human services functions in the ACT, including multicultural affairs, community services, veterans and seniors, women, youth, public and community housing services and policy, children and youth protection services and policy, therapy services, Child and Family Centre’s, homelessness, community engagement, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, and community disaster recovery.

CSD provides staff with flexible working arrangements, access to a range of varied and interesting roles and training that is tailored to career goals, Staff working in CSD are expected to demonstrate quality customer service.

Temporary Employment

CSD maintains a temporary employment register for people interested in obtaining non-ongoing employment. This register is used to select staff for employment for up to six months in either a full-time position or part-time capacity. The register expires in June and December of each year. To remain on the register you need to re-apply.

Vacancies that arise may include:

  • Administrative work
  • Finance
  • People management
  • Record services
  • Social Work
  • Therapy
  • Disability Support 

To contact us about the Temporary Employment Register:

For further information regarding the Temporary Employment Register:

  • Information sheet
  • Application form

For more information on jobs or working in the ACT Public Service, visit the Jobs ACT Website External Link

Positions Advertised

To view all advertised positions within the ACT Government please visit the Government Jobs External Linkwebsite.

Executive Level 1.3 -- $224,134 - $233,847Director, Service Design, Policy and Accountability -- [Executive] -- Position no: E852 -- Contact officer: Kate Starick on (02) 6205 9828 or kate.starick@act.gov.au -- Closing date: 2017-01-18
http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/jobs/community-services/temporary/e852#E852External site

Senior Officer Grade C -- $98,977 - $106,542Senior Policy Officer - Human Services Policy -- [Temporary] -- Position no: 11515 -- Contact officer: Sarah Anderson on (02) 6207 1090 or sarah.anderson@act.gov.a -- Closing date: 2017-01-19
http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/jobs/community-services/temporary/11515#11515External site

Administrative Services Officer Class 6 -- $78,644 - $90,006Policy Officer - Human Services Policy -- [Temporary] -- Position no: 07828 -- Contact officer: Sarah Anderson on (02) 6207 1090 or sarah.anderson@act.gov.au -- Closing date: 2017-01-19
http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/jobs/community-services/temporary/07828#07828External site