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Manager, Noongar Child Protection Council

Manager, Noongar Child Protection Council (NCPC)

WACOSS EBA Level 5 (Salary Range – $96,556 – $100,419 per annum, pro rata, plus superannuation) – Full Time or Part Time (negotiable)

The Noongar Child Protection Council is committed to a future for our people where Aboriginal children and families are healthy strong and empowered and our right to self-determination, culture and identity, are respected and upheld.

The NCPC is seeking to recruit a Manager, full or part time (negotiable). This is a 12 month contract with the possibility of extension.

While the successful applicant will be an employee of WACOSS, the NCPC will determine the focus, scope and direction of the work. WACOSS is the peak body of community service sector in Western Australia. WACOSS stands for an inclusive, just and equitable society. We advocate for social change to improve the wellbeing of West Australians and to strengthen the community sector service that supports them.

The Manager is responsible for ensuring the voice of Noongar people is heard and that the rights of all Aboriginal children and families on Noongar Land are protected. The Manager is responsible for developing, implementing and delivering the strategic and operational plans for the NCPC.

To be successful you will need demonstrated policy, research and analytical skills together with outstanding communication skills including the ability to produce high quality reports, submissions, and plans. You will also have a sound knowledge of child protection issues, experience in the community sector, the ability to work within a community development framework, and the capacity to work in a fast-paced and changing work environment.

We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people for the position.

Please submit a two page statement generally addressing the selection criteria in the job description, together with a current and concise resume.

Applications for this position close 5pm Sunday 15 July 2018, and we are looking to appoint someone as soon as possible.

Email applications to info@wacoss.org.au

Contact: Dawn Wallam, Conveynor, NCPC on 08 9321 9090 or Sue Nye, WACOSS on 08 9420 7222

Download the Job Description here.