Applications are invited from suitably qualified and enthusiastic persons for the position of Indigenous Education Liaison Officer. This is a term-time contract position (30 HPW), commencing 23 April 2019 until 6 December 2019 with the possibility of further extension.
The successful applicant should be able to demonstrate:
- A knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander societies and cultures, as well as issues affecting them
- An ability to communicate sensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and their families
- An ability to liaise between teachers, Indigenous students and their parents/carers and should have a genuine interest in supporting students and their communities.
It is a genuine occupational requirement that this position be filled by Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander peoples, as permitted and arguable under Section 25, 104 and 105 of the Qld Anti-Discrimination Act of 1991.
An understanding of a commitment to the ethos of Catholic Education, a Working with Children Check (WWCC) and eligibility for a Suitability Notice will also be required.
Please download and application package using the links below and submit your application to:-
Mr Brad Jarro
Indigenous Education Coordinator
Catholic Education Office
PO Box 524
ROCKHAMPTON QLD 4700
Phone : 4994 8088
Applications close Tuesday 19 March, 2019.
Catholic Education is committed to best practice in student protection policies and procedures and is an equal opportunity employer.
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