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Aboriginal Community Development Worker

  • 495031
  • Aboriginal Identified/Targeted Positions
  • Youth and Families - Community Development and Engagement
  • Casual

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

About the role:

This role is focused on building and sustaining strong, positive relationships with the Aboriginal community. You’ll continue to build and maintain community networks to assist us in connecting and supporting Aboriginal families within the area.

Skills and experience:

  • Able to consult and work in partnership with families, local services and community to identify needs and priorities.
  • Connect families and community with services within Cabramatta Multicultural Family Centre
  • Able to plan, facilitate and achieve outcomes in partnership with families
  • Effectively collaborate with other programs within Cabramatta Multicultural Family Centre
  • Tertiary qualifications or equivalent experience with 2 years’ experience in the community development field.

As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.

Further to this we offer:

  • Career opportunities across multiple service streams in a large NFP provider
  • Ongoing professional and personal development opportunities.
  • Work within an organisation that has a positive impact on our clients and the communities in which they live

Applications close: Tuesday, 3rd of August 2021.

For more information about the role, please contact Soraya Kauhiva, Talent Acquisition Specialist 0466 867 721 /skauhiva@uniting.org

This is an Aboriginal Identified role. Having an understanding of your local community and key Aboriginal stakeholders in your community is essential.

Uniting considers that being an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, is a genuine occupational qualification under s14 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).

Closing date: Aug 03, 2021

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