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.

Senior Officer Grade A -- $135,384Senior Contract Manager - Contract Management -- [Permanent] -- Position no: 17967 -- Contact officer: Frank Duggan on (02) 6207 5026 or frank.duggan@act.gov.au -- Closing date: 2016-12-23
http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/jobs/community-services/permanent/17967#17967External site

Administrative Services Officer Class 6 -- $78,644 - $90,006Safety and Wellbeing Advisor - Safety and Wellbeing -- [Temporary] -- Position no: 36479 -- Contact officer: Bruce Hogan on (02) 6205 3350 or bruce.hogan@act.gov.au -- Closing date: 2016-12-15
http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/jobs/community-services/temporary/36479#36479External site

Senior Officer Grade C -- $98,977 - $106,542Senior Media and Communications Officer -- [Permanent] -- Position no: 55628, several -- Contact officer: Kanchan Dutt on (02) 6205 0282 or kanchan.dutt@act.gov.au -- Closing date: 2016-12-15
http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/jobs/community-services/permanent/55628,-several#55628, severalExternal site

Health Professional Level 2 -- $60,871 - $83,563Case Manager - Operations North/South -- [Permanent] -- Position no: 03349, several -- Contact officer: Larissa Sellars on (02) 6207 6643 or CYPSRecruitment@act.gov.a -- Closing date: 2016-12-12
http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/jobs/community-services/permanent/03349,-several#03349, severalExternal site