Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer

Shellharbour City Council Full Time Permanent 8/02/2019

 

Shellharbour City, located just 1 ½ hours south of Sydney, is home to almost 72,000 people in a city that spans 154 square kilometres. It's a place of great natural beauty - stretching west from the picturesque coastline to rolling pastures, against the majestic backdrop of the Illawarra escarpment.

  • Exciting, rewarding career opportunities
  • Relaxed coastal lifestyle
  • Flexible working arrangements and work/life balance
  • Long Service Leave after 5 years

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in a flexible, contemporary environment in a Local Government area currently experiencing rapid growth?

Council’s Community Life Team are looking for an experienced and skilled Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer (ACLO) to join the team and play a key role in facilitating great outcomes for Community, Council, Councillors and our Customers.

The role:

The Aboriginal Community Liaison Officer (ACLO) is responsible for coordinating and delivering a range of community development and capacity building initiatives such as Reconciliation and NAIDOC events, developing strategic plans and policies, supporting the Aboriginal Advisory Committee and advising on Aboriginal culture and heritage and social justice matters.  

We offer:

  • Full time, 35 hours per week, with access to flexi-time
  • Salary up to $1511.71 per week, plus 9.5% superannuation

For further information about the position, click here for the position description.

Please note: This position requires the ability to pass a National Police History Check.

Contact: Bonnie Hittmann on 4221 6237.

Closing date: Thursday, 7 March 2019 at 11.30pm.

 

Interested?

Apply now... Complete the application below by answering the questions, describing how your skills and experience are relevant to the position.  

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Our core values of Collaboration, Accountability, Integrity, Respect and Sustainability represent who we are and what we expect of one another.

To work for us, you must be committed to role modelling our core values.

 

Shellharbour City Council is an equal opportunity employer.