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Employment Opportunities at Wunan
Posted by , 21st Jan 2019

Wunan is looking for a suitably experienced person to manage delivery of its employment, training and career development support services and to lead the development of new services. These role includes working with Wunan staff employed at Jobs and Skills Centres in Kununurra and Broome and progressing a service agreement with Coles in the Kimberley.


The person we are looking for will have the capacity to:

  • Supervise and support the work of a team
  • Communicate effectively
  • Plan and deliver employment and training services to a professional standard
  • Engage with the community
  • Promote community participation in employment and training initiatives
  • Accurately collect and record relevant data
  • Report on performance
  • Work collaboratively with funding bodies and service delivery partners.


The successful applicant 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
  • Knowledge skills and experience in the field of Aboriginal employment and training
  • A willingness to obtain relevant qualifications if required
  • An understanding of community development principles.


Contact for Enquiries:

For more specific information about being a Manager with Wunan please contact the Wunan General Manager Administration and Finance on 08 91683881.


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 according to the following criteria:

  1. Demonstrated effective communication skills including data recording, report writing, networking, negotiating and client relationship building.
  2. Demonstrated administration and organisation skills including information management, staff management and time management skills.
  3. Familiarity with the effective management of services with and for Aboriginal people
  4. Demonstrated understanding of Aboriginal culture and the issues/challenges faced in gaining and sustaining employment and training.
  5. Cultural competencies and the ability to work across cultural differences.


For more information on this role, please view our full Position Description HERE.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Closing Date: 15 February 2019


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