Indigenous Outreach and Cultural Support Officer

Expiring today

Location
Gold Coast, Australia
Posted
Wednesday, 15 January 2020
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
Ref
SAS_ADV_057_01/20
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Sessional

About the position

The Indigenous Outreach and Support Cultural Support Officer is a newly created position that will be responsible for promoting Bond as a viable tertiary education option to Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people.  The position also provides support to enrolled Bond University Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students with the unique challenges they may face during their tertiary education.

This position is based in the Nyombil Indigenous Support Centre with the expectation of visiting schools and organizations with Indigenous cohorts plus facilitating on campus experiences.

About the person:

The successful candidate will have connections to the local Indigenous community and relevant experience. You will be required to provide cultural and pastoral support for current Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled at Bond University, develop partnerships with external Indigenous programs and schools with Indigenous cohorts, design and implement an engagement strategy for Indigenous Year 10-12 high school students, family, community and local schools

To perform this role it is essential that the person who holds the position be an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person. It is therefore a genuine occupational requirement under section 25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 that applicants are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Salary details:

Bond University offers a vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities in a picturesque location, as well as a range of tangible benefits including (but not limited to): competitive remuneration, bus services to the door, available car parking, use of library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site.

The hourly rate range for this appointment is $42.39 - $46.32 p/h plus 9.5% superannuation,  negotiable on skills and experience.

Additional information:

Position related enquiries can be directed to Mr Jason Murray, General Manger, Learning & Support Services on 07 5595 5617 or via email: jamurray@bond.edu.au

Application and submission details:

For further details regarding this appointment please reference the position description.

Applications will be submitted online via the Careers at Bond University candidate portal. Please follow the 'How to apply' instructions provided. All candidates will be required to register prior to submitting an application.

If you require any assistance with your application submission please visit Applying for jobs at Bond – Frequently asked questions.

Applicants must have current work rights in Australia at the time of application. This status will be verified as part of the recruitment process.

Conditions of employment for this position are offered under a Bond Workplace Agreement (BWA)

Bond University is an equal opportunity employer.