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McAuley Community Services for Women attracts dedicated and professional staff who are devoted to assisting women and children in crisis, and who want to work at an organisation that is committed to respecting the unique value and differences of every woman and child it encounters.

McAuley Community Services for Women values diversity and encourages applications for positions from all backgrounds.

Current Positions             
Food For My Life Facilitator - McAuley House      

Food For My Life Facilitator - McAuley House
McAuley House supports women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness on their journey towards recovery and independence by providing medium term accommodation, skill development and intensive and individualised case management support.
We have a newly created position at McAuley House for a Food for My Life Facilitator. The Food for My Life Facilitator is responsible for preparing the daily meals as well as leading empowering classes for groups and individuals around meal preparation, healthy eating and hygienic cooking practices. Duties include;

  • Providing meals that promote health and wellbeing, and meet the individual dietary and nutritional needs of women, encouragingthis through skill development and tailored teaching approaches;
  • Fostering teamwork and collaboration by building positive relationships with volunteers, partnership organisations and resource based organisations;
  • Creating and encouraging a hospitable, compassionate and welcoming environment to all clients and visitors;
  • Supporting and accommodating events and trainings that occur on-site (including preparation of light food and refreshments as needed);
  • Developing a framework for the cooking program that prioritises clients needs, strategic growth and sustainable practices;
  • Overseeing the food and housekeeping annual budget, purchasing groceries and household related items that fit within budget limits;
  • Working in accordance with The Food Safety Program, OH&S requirements and best practice food handling practices.
Only applications addressing the Key Selection Criteria will be considered. To obtain a Position Description including the Key Selection Criteria please email For further information regarding the position contact Lucy on 9371 6611.Applications close Friday 31 March 2017 at 5pm.


McAuley Community Services for Women values diversity and encourages applications from all backgrounds. Women only need apply. EEO Exemption No. A209/2012 applies to this position.

Please contact Amanda Roy at for all other career enquiries.