Job No: COH23099
Location: Hobart, TAS

Applications Close:  5.00pm Monday 12 June 2023

The City of Hobart offers something for everyone, with connections between nature, history, culture, businesses and each other. We are proud to provide a range of services and facilities that support the wellbeing, safety and participation of the community as well as continuously looking to improve and embrace new approaches to achieve better outcomes for all. With an industrious and diversified economy, wherever your skills, talents and passions lie, we can offer you the opportunity to have a rewarding career with ongoing learning and development opportunities.

Are you passionate about empowering young people and making a difference in your community? 

Do you have experience in leading and managing youth programs and services? 

If so, you might be the perfect candidate for the Youth Programs Team Leader role at Hobart City Council!



This role provides strategic direction, coordination and supervision of the delivery of the City of Hobart’s Youth Strategy and programs whilst promoting best practices in working with young people across all areas of the Council; and working with the youth sector to advocate broadly for the needs of young people in Hobart.

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Diploma level qualifications in Social Work, Youth Work, Community Services equivalent and/or demonstrable practical competence acquired through relevant experience.


Please review the POSITION DESCRIPTION for more details on the role and requirements.

The successful candidate will be part of the Community Program Unit in the Connected City Division. The role will be located at Youth Arts Centre.



The Fulltime - Permanent position is classified as Municipal Officer, Level 3, under the Hobart City Council Enterprise Agreement 2021. The salary range is $ 80,391 - $ 87,886 plus 12.5% Superannuation

The successful candidate can you expect a 6.86% salary increase from the 8 July 2023. 

We recognise your contribution to our workforce and offer:

  • Above Award wages and Employer Superannuation at 12.5%.
  • Flexible work arrangements including the option to apply for a nine-day fortnight or a nineteen-day four week period.
  • A wide range of paid leave entitlements, including:
      • 4 weeks of annual leave attracting a 17.5% leave loading
      • 13 days personal leave per annum
      • up to 13 weeks parental leave
      • up to 5 days compassionate leave
  •      Health and Wellness programs including onsite gyms.
  • Discounted membership at Hobart Aquatic Centre.
  • Subsidised or fully supplied corporate uniform and/or PPE.
  • Options to salary sacrifice to your superannuation.
  • Ability to access to pro-rata long service leave after 7 years.
  • Ability to purchase additional leave after 12 months of service.
  • Support for employees affected by domestic and family violence with 15 days paid leave.
  • An Employee Assistance Program that offers on-site visits.
  • Corporate Health Plan discounts with BUPA, St. Lukes and Medibank.
  • Free annual flu vaccinations.
  • Plus much more …..

The City of Hobart is committed to building an inclusive community and workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, abilities, ages and identities. 

City's Mission Vision and Values.    Information about the City of Hobart and applicant package 2023



Before You Begin: 

  • You will need to read the POSITION DESCRIPTION prior to commencing your application as you will be required to address the key duties, skills and knowledge for this role in 600 words or less.  
  • Ensure you have copies of your resume, qualification/s, and your Driver Licence a to attach at the end of your application.

If you require any further information specific to this role please contact Kimbra Parker - Manager  Community Programs, 036 6234 2723 

All applications must be made online and you have the ability to save your application as you progress through the stages until you submit your final application.  If you have any issues with submitting your application please email  



  • Candidates are initially selected for interview based on the details provided in their application.
  • The City of Hobart assesses all applications based on merit.
  • Positions are filled, based on how well the successful candidate meets the requirements of the position.
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