Co-op Development Co-ordinators

  • Richmond office location
  • 1 x Permanent Position
  • 1 x 12 month Fixed Term Position (with potential for future casual work)
  • Full-time and Part-time applications welcome
  • Innovative Not-for-Profit Housing Association
  • Great collaborative working environment
  • Non-taxable benefits including vehicle

Common Equity Housing Limited (CEHL) is Victoria's largest Housing Association and is both a provider and developer of affordable housing under a co-operative housing model. CEHL currently houses in excess of 5,000 people in over 2,200 properties across Victoria.

The Role

We are seeking 2 Co-op Development Co-ordinators (CDCs) to join the team in our Richmond office. Reporting to a Team Leader, you will work in a team to resource and develop vibrant and sustainable tenant-managed housing co-operatives and build our co-operative housing program. Core tasks include the provision of advice, guidance and training and a delivery of a range of strategic co-operative development initiatives.

Who we are looking for

We need highly skilled individuals with a background in community housing, training or community focused service delivery and substantial experience working with groups. Our ideal candidates will have strong self-organisation skills, great communication and engagement skills and the ability to quickly learn about our co-operative program. CDC's need to be resourceful, resilient and solution focussed, with the flexibility to collaboratively plan program and organisational activities while also working independently with individual co-operatives. The role requires regular travel to attend co-operative meetings and/or training in a wide variety of locations (metro and rural) on weekday evenings, including occasional overnight stays. A current driver's licence is required.

How to Apply:

Please find the full Position Description and selection criteria on

To apply, email your resume and a statement addressing the key selection criteria in no more than 200 words per point, to

Applications close at 9am on Wednesday 13th March

Applications that do not address the key selection criteria may not be shortlisted.