Application procedure

Join the One Tree Community

To apply for one of our current vacancies please click on a Job Description and follow the application procedure.


Submit application

Your application will give us a chance to see what you can offer us against the work related requirements.

Your application must include the following;

  • Comprehensive CV and cover letter
  • Where requested, completion of skills summary

Step 2:         Shortlist



If you have been successful in making the shortlist, you will be contacted ASAP for an interview.

Step 3:

The interview

This is the chance for us to meet you. Local applicants will be interviewed at local services. Interstate and overseas applicants can access skype interviews.

Your interview will be conducted with at least two people.

Step 4:

Referee checks


At minimum, two referees must be contacted from previous employers. Acceptable referees are previous supervisors or managers. If a referee is based overseas, email references are requested.
Pre-employment checks
  • Medical assessment (all child care staff)
  • Working with Children Check (all child care staff)
  • National Police Check
  • In some instances for senior staff personality profiling will be required

Prospective employees failing to provide the requested documentations or who do not receive the required clearance are ineligible for employment.

The decisionThe best person for the job will be determined based on all the evidence collected throughout the entire process.

The successful applicant will be phoned and a verbal offer made followed by a written offer.

FeedbackIf you were unsuccessful this time, you may telephone the contact person nominated for this position for constructive feedback. This information may be valuable to you for your future job opportunities.


Please forward your applications and enquiries to our Recruitment Officer on

One Tree Community Services acknowledges the traditional owners of country where we operate. In the spirit of reconciliation, we recognise their continuing cultural connections to their land, waters and communities. We pay our respect to their Elders both past and present and to all First Australians of today.

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