Business Support Officer

ICYS seeks to employ a suitably qualified and experienced professional to fill the following position:

Title: Business Support Officer (BSO)
Hours: 75 hours per fortnight (negotiable)
Term: Full time, fixed term to 30/06/2022, with possibility of extension
Location: Based at various ICYS office locations
Award: Social, Community, Home Care & Disability Services Award 2010 (QLD TPEO rates), Level 3 (currently $62,000 to $67,500 per annum – pay point to be determined based upon qualifications and experience), plus leave loading, superannuation and salary sacrifice
Responsible to: ICYS Chief Executive Officer
Accountable to: ICYS Chief Executive Officer and ICYS Management Committee

About ICYS:

ICYS Ipswich Community Youth Service, a not-for-profit community-based organisation, has been providing assistance and support to at-risk children, young people, their families and their communities in the Ipswich and surrounding regions since 1983. As a multi-service organisation funded by five Queensland Government departments, ICYS provides a range of support programs and activities to assist and empower young people to make positive choices and decisions for their future.

For over 37 years, ICYS has been providing support and assistance to children and young people based on individual need including assistance with educational engagement, housing and homelessness, vocational training, employment assistance, crime prevention & intervention, disability support, information, referral, advocacy, practical assistance, drop-in, emergency relief and recreational activities in the Ipswich and surrounding regions. Each year ICYS provides direct services to over 2000 children and young people across five Local Government Areas (Ipswich, Somerset, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and the western suburbs of Brisbane) from our offices in Ipswich and Lowood.

Position Outline:

The Business Support Officer provides transactional support for the day to day operations of ICYS. The position encompasses a variety of tasks including facilities management, fleet management and overseeing general office procedures.  This position sits within the Administration team and provides business support to staff across multiple programs. The ability to multitask, work to competing deadlines, be technically proficient and work within an organisation that supports the empowerment of young people is essential.


Applications close 12noon Wednesday 11th November 2020.