Applicants must be Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander. This is a special measure under section 12 of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic)
• Full time or Part time option (flexible working arrangement available)
• Maximum term position until 31 December, 2021
• Based in South Gippsland, Victoria
Who we are
Australian Red Cross is part of the world’s largest humanitarian organisation. Our aim is to improve the lives of the most vulnerable people in Australia and across our region.
Red Cross is seeking an enthusiastic and community focused Project Coordinator to lead the newly established Red Cross First Aid project in South Gippsland. The First Aid Project will work with 13 secondary schools and community members in the South Gippsland, Bass Coast, Cardinia and Wellington Shires. The Program Coordinator will be trained to deliver relevant school training, coordinate First Aid Training Support Workers to deliver training alongside existing Red Cross Trainers and build relationships with local Indigenous leaders and organisations to make sure community members have priority training and employment opportunities. These include representatives, traditional owners and elders of the Bunurong / Boon wurrung and Gunaikurnai peoples of Gippsland.
What you will bring
You’re an experienced community worker, with a demonstrated ability to coordinate projects, timelines as well as creating strong and sustainable relationships as a local representative for Red Cross. You may have experience delivering programs to young people in schools and/or can demonstrate a passion for developing the wellbeing, confi dence and skills of young people across the region.
Initial enquiries to Jess Vesely on 03 8327 7740 or Maureen Dawson Smith on 0407 558 510.
Apply via Red Cross Careers Page: https://www.redcross.org.au/careers Search for Job 510789
Applications close at 11:55pm AEST on Sunday 30 September 2018