Dandaragan Community Resource Centre is proud of our small dedicated team of professional and qualified staff. They provide a supportive and welcoming environment for all those participating in the activities, services and programs offered. We currently employ six staff the majority in a part time capacity. All staff are qualified in their particular area and receive ongoing training to meet the demands and changes of working within the Community Development sector.
Your staff are as follows:
Your staff are as follows:
Andrea manages the CRC towards its strategic goals. Developing and coordinating programs, events and ideas that will achieve the strategic objectives and the needs of the community.
Andrea oversees the daily operations and activities ensuring a high standard of customer service and governance and making certain staff are supported with appropriate and necessary resources they need to achieve the outcomes required. Andrea maintains and develops the CRC’s networks by nurturing partnerships and sourcing grant funding to ensure the future sustainability of the organisation.
Andrea manages and liaises with DPIRD and the Shire, overseeing tender requirements, grants, health checks, reporting, statistics whilst managing tourism, marketing and economic initiatives.
Senior Admin Officer
Angela plays an important role supporting the Finance Manager with the billing of Redgum Reports. She performs daily administration for front of house operations for both the CRC and Shire Services
As the qualified teacher Angela supports the delivery of training needs for the community, conducting One on One sessions and implementing the new Share a Skill program. She also coordinates and delivers the library services and Better Beginnings.
Having lived in the region for many years and as a practicing artist, Angela has a diverse network. She writes community articles for the local paper. Most importantly Angela provides support to management and is implementing a child safe workplace policy into the CRC.
Reception & Training Officer
Kerry performs the daily operations of the Shire, Admin and tourism services. He supports the delivery of training needs for the community, whilst overseeing the Truck Licensing, Heavy Vehicle Pilot Licensing, First Aid, special mining training and Auschem programs.
Kerry completed his traineeship in Business Administration and has transitioned into overseeing the CRC First Aid and safety systems which include the building induction process.
As a Yued Noongar person he supports the CRC with his regional knowledge of traditional culture.
Cheryl joined our team March 2022. She plays an important role supporting the bookkeeper and the manager with the CRC financial management. She manages the billing of Redgum Reports and daily financial administration while completing her Cert IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping.
Cheryl is gaining experience with the operation of the new SQUARE Eftpos system, including programing our services, stocktake and inventory management. Her role also involves the filing of all Debtor and Creditors archiving. She helps management with financial information for grant applications, annual budget and other projects.
Cheryl has been fully trained to perform daily administration for front of house operations for both the CRC and Shire Services, as a backup for administration officer.
Cleaner & Events
Loretta has been working for the CRC, performing the general cleaning and duties of the building, facilities and equipment. She gained qualifications working in a hospital. Following their practices for hygiene and COVID, we implemented the practices in the work place. Loretta maintains the CRC cleaning contract with the Shire of Dandaragan to clean the Shire Depot, Pioneer Park and Transit Park. Loretta also is a casual fill in when needed for events.
Vieann originates from Laos. Working alongside Angela Kruger as an assistant with the Better Beginnings Early Literacy Program. She helps care for the children while improving her own literacy skills. Setting up and supporting the implementation of the activities, preparing the morning tea, she ensures we maintain high hygiene standards. Vieann also puts her traditional cooking skills to use through volunteering for community activities.
We are here to help you, community organisations and local businesses servicing our region, We are open during office hours 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday except on public holidays. Connect with our friendly team for details about our services and and we can tailor them to meet your needs, call 96514071 or by email email@example.com