Job Title: Community Engagement Officer at Childers IDSS

Your role at IDSS: My role includes encouraging community involvement in activities held at our community hub, warmly welcoming new comers, facilitating new groups, special event days, fund raising activities and manning information stalls. I actively promote IDSS through social media releases, the publication of a monthly newsletter and activities calendar and being actively involved in the community. I ❤️ my job.

Professional Background: Ten years in education support (learning support, Indigenous and English Second Language support, speech/language and special needs) Four years as an Administrative Assistant for Childers Woodgate Funeral Services. Ten years working with my husband in a tyre service and automotive servicing business.

Fun quirky fact: I love my family and friends and value special time spent with them.  I love bushwalking and spending time at the beach. I need an intervention to stop me trying to solve Killer Sudoku! As a younger woman I was quite good at tapping kegs, pouring beers, cocktail making and serving officers at Amberley Air Base.