Victorian State Government - Department of Education and Training Published: May 17, 2017
Job Type


Salary Range: $75,501 to $89,022
Full time - Ongoing Position
Inner Gippsland Area
South Eastern Victoria Region

The Victorian Department of Education & Training is seeking a suitably qualified Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person to work in the Inner Gippsland Area, South Eastern Victoria Region as a Koorie Engagement Support Officer.

The position is based in the South Gippsland/Bass Coast area and will support schools and early childhood services in the Inner Gippsland Area.

The successful applicant will work with other members of the Inner Gippsland Area Service Support team to implement the Inner Gippsland Area Strategic Plan. In particular implementing strategies that will assist the team to achieve the outcomes of the Department’s Aboriginal Education Plan 2016 – 2026, “Marrung”.

Koorie Engagement Support Officers need to possess strong leadership skills and a high level of understanding of Koorie education and community needs to ensure the successful delivery of educational support services aimed at improving outcomes from education for Koorie children, young people and families.

This role is an identified position and is available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants only. VCAT exemption # A195/2009

Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line via the Recruitment Online website at

Please refer to position number 1081801.

Applications close 24th May 2017

Contact Crystal Burgess – Hogg, Acting Koorie Education Co-ordinator, Inner Gippsland for further information.
Email: mobile: 0477 731 810