Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Coordinator

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 5
Salary: $74,081 – $78,415
Position No: 36205
Directorate: Transport Canberra and City Services
Advertised: 11 May 2017
Closes: 25 May 2017

Details: Libraries ACT is looking for someone to work collaboratively with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities of the ACT. This position works with library staff and key stakeholders to develop collections and broker, design and implement enriching literacy and learning programs. This role assists Libraries ACT meet the needs of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities of the ACT by recognising and celebrating their histories, cultures and customs. It will act as a central point of contact, liaison and knowledge for enquiries and activities related to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. The successful applicant will have the required skills and knowledge to implement the ATSILIRN protocols and facilitate networking opportunities and develop partnerships across ACT Government, community and professional library sectors. The successful applicant must identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Must identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. Applicants for this position will undertake a process assessing their resilience and judgement.
Applicants should note that a Joint Selection Committee (JSC) established in accordance with the collective/enterprise agreement provisions will assess all applications for this position.
For more information or to apply for this position please call the Habitat office on (02) 6285 2422 or email actreception@habitatpersonnel.org.au