Project Officer, BHP

Townsville, Australia
15 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
05 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

At the heart of CQUniversity, is engagement and we partner with our many staff, students, alumni and communities to enable them to be what they want to be.

By joining the Office of Indigenous Engagement (OIE) you will play a pivotal role at CQUniversity in providing leadership to improve higher education outcomes for Indigenous Australians. The Office drives informed policy development to influence the way in which the University provides higher education, training, research opportunities and engagement and to manage the HEPPP funded Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience Program (AIME).

A range of opportunities are available to support the delivery of projects related to key partnerships and Indigenous Employment and Indigenous Employment strategies.

Project Officer (BHP) – HEW 6

Develop and implement strategies aimed at increasing sustainability, educational opportunities, advancement and economic empowerment of Indigenous communities in rural areas.

  • Fixed Term, Full-Time (up to 31 December 2019)
  • CQUniversity Townsville
  • Total Salary: $78,226 to $84,250
  • Vacancy Reference Number: 33078

CQUniversity is committed to the improvement of employment outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The aim of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Employment and Career Development Strategy is to address the under-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across all CQUniversity campuses. It is therefore a welfare measure under section 104 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 that applicants are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Apply today for a career that changes lives at

  • Applications Close: 11:59 pm, Sunday, 5th May 2019

You must submit the following documents in order to be eligible for consideration for this role: Cover Letter (optional), Current Resume outlining your qualifications relevant to Position Description, Responses to Selection Criteria. Use uppercase alphabetic or numeric characters only in your file names. Do not use any characters such as apostrophe (‘), slash (/), ampersand (&) etc. except in your email address. “Applicants for the position must have full time work rights.”