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Mar 26 2020
Wunan Foundation is a 100% Indigenous owned not-for-profit organisation based in Kununurra WA. Wunan’s purpose is to ensure that Aboriginal people in the East Kimberley enjoy the capabilities and opportunities necessary to make positive choices leading to independent and fulfilling lives; essentially, to have dreams and a real chance of achieving them. Based in Kununurra (East Kimberley) and reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer of Wunan, the Coordinator of Payroll and Admin will support the Accounts department in payroll and human resources matters as well as high level administrative duties. Key Selection Criteria Essential Criteria: – Previous experience in a similar role. – Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment – High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office products. – High level of proficiency in systems and databases and previous experience, working with systems. – High level of organisation skills and digital file management skills. – Excellent […]   Read More.
Topic: Jobs
Mar 17 2020
Wunan Foundation is a 100% Indigenous owned not-for-profit organisation, based in Kununurra. Wunan’s purpose is to ensure that Aboriginal people in the East Kimberley enjoy the capabilities and opportunities necessary to make positive choices leading to independent and fulfilling lives; essentially, to have dreams and a real chance of achieving them. Based in Halls Creek (East Kimberley) and reporting directly to the Manager Programs Halls Creek, the School Attendance Coordinator will be working with the RSAS Team assisting parents of school-aged children get their children to attend school on a regular basis. The occupant of this position will have a positive attitude and commitment to empowering Indigenous community members and access the resources and support they need to enjoy quality of life. Key Selection Criteria & Duties: • Microsoft Office computing skills for Planning, Data Collection and advocacy; • Be capable of undertaking Community Engagement; • Develop professional networking and […]   Read More.
Topic: Jobs
Mar 13 2020
The Wunan Foundation is a 100% Indigenous owned not-for-profit organisation based in Kununurra WA. Wunan’s purpose is to ensure that Aboriginal people in the East Kimberley enjoy the capabilities and opportunities necessary to make positive choices leading to independent and fulfilling lives; essentially, to have dreams and a real chance of achieving them. Based in Kununurra (East Kimberley) and reporting directly to the Executive General Manager of Wunan, the Manager of Early Childhood & Family Support will oversee the delivery of its early childhood learning and development services across the region. Key Selection Criteria Demonstrated understanding and/or skills in: • Cultural competency; • Capacity to lead, supervise and support the work of a team; • Effective oral and written communication; • Capacity to plan and deliver community services to a high professional standard; • The ability to think strategically and be outcome focused; • Capacity to engage the local community; […]   Read More.
Topic: Jobs
Aug 26 2019
Wunan Foundation are a 100% Indigenous owned for for profit organisation based in Kununurra WA. Wunan’s purpose is to ensure that Aboriginal people in the East Kimberley enjoy the capabilities and opportunities necessary to make positive choices leading to independent and fulfilling lives. Essentially, to have dreams and a real chance of achieving them. To achieve this, Wunan has developed initiatives in strategic priority areas such as education, employment, family and child support services, financial wellbeing, housing and governance. Wunan seeks a person who has a positive attitude and commitment to its social change and economic participation mission with the following skills/expertise; Ability to develop strong relationships with Communities Ability to be self-motivated and work independently, within a team environment Possess strong communication skills and be able to work with outside agencies Would demonstrate a high degree of administration and organisational skills including computer literacy; requirements would include data entry […]   Read More.
Topic: Jobs
Feb 13 2019
Wunan are seeking expressions of interest from job seekers who would like to be drafted into a casual pool of support workers. The casual pool would be utilised in Wunans social programs including Family Support and Wellbeing, Child & Parent Centres, Parent and Community Engagement located in Halls Creek, Kununurra or Wyndham. The successful applicant must have: A current Working with Children Check (WA) National Police Clearance Valid Driver licence Relevant previous experience working with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 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 selection criteria in the Position Description. View our full Position Description HERE.   Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.     Read More.
Topic: Jobs