Remote Programs Coordinator

Waltja Tjutangku Palyapayi Aboriginal Corporation

This senior position provides program coordination and support to Waltja’s remote programs. These programs support children, youth and families and disability clients in specific communities across the Central Australian region, linked to grant-funded program objectives. Waltja’s case-managed Youth and Families programs currently work with 5 communities (Titjikala, Santa Teresa, Apatula, Mt Liebig, Papunya). NDIS disability support is provided across multiple communities.

This position will provide administrative and logistical coordination to meet program KPIs, and will support fieldwork staff to plan and manage timetables, workloads and documentation. This position will also provide coordination and logistical support for occasional smaller short-term projects.

Waltja Tjutangku Palyapayi Aboriginal Corporation (Waltja) provides advocacy, services and resources to remote Aboriginal communities across central Australia. Waltja is governed by senior Aboriginal women from the communities we work with. Our Directors guide and support our workers, teaching cultural protocols and assisting with community engagement.

The Remote Programs Coordinator will be based in Alice Springs.

https://www.waltja.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Remote-programs-coordinator.pdf

Waltja’s staff are BASED IN ALICE SPRINGS BUT MOST POSITIONS INCLUDE REGULAR WORK OUT BUSH

Regular bush work is required for most of these jobs eg your schedule might look like this: 2 weeks out for 4-5 days each week followed by 1 week in town, then 2 weeks out bush for up to 3 days or with a combination of day trips and then 1 week in town.  The schedule would then start again.

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