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Employment Opportunities at Wunan
Posted by , 4th Dec 2018

Wunan is in the process of restructuring the Kununurra Parents and Community Engagement (PaCE) program with the anticipated funding that will be available next calendar year. The position of a full time Senior Support Worker will be available for members of the community to apply for.

Successful candidates will be responsible for:

  • Coordinating and schedule a range of meetings, activities and workshops for clients.
  • Modelling and complying with Workplace Health and Safety responsibilities, including policies, operating procedures and instructions.
  • Undertaking comprehensive community engagement to inform communities, organisations and individuals about the service.
  • Advocating on behalf of clients to ensure that community services assist individuals to meet their needs.


This position will require the applicants to have the following skills: 

  • Microsoft skills for Planning, Data Collection and advocacy.
  • Be capable of community engagement.
  • Develop networks and partnerships.
  • Case management.
  • Write and develop programs.
  • Build a strong referral network.
  • Work with and motivate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People.


The successful applicants must have:

  • A current Working with Children Check.
  • National Police Clearance.
  • Valid Driver licence.
  • Relevant previous experience working with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.


Contact for Enquiries

For more specific information about being a PaCE worker at the centre, please contact Liz Cox, Manager Early Childhood & Family Support on 0456 783 859.


How to Apply:                

Please submit a comprehensive resume and a cover letter to humanresources@wunan.org.au.  Ensure your application clearly addresses your suitability for the position.

For a detailed overview of this position, please see our Position Description Form.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Closing Date: 17 December 2018

Please Complete The Form below to apply

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