- Contract, Full Time
- Youth, Community Development, Indigenous, Management, Social Work
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Regional NT
- Job posted on: 12 Nov 2019
- Applications close: 26 Nov 2019 (expired)
Situated in the arid centre of the Australian continent, MacDonnell Regional Council features many iconic panoramic landscapes which are accessible from Alice Springs. The picturesque waterholes, magnificent flora and fauna, red desert sands and dynamic mountain ranges of changing hues are inspiring. The MacDonnell region is uniquely beautiful with a deep and powerful strength that is felt from within the landscape
MacDonnell Regional Council (MRC) is seeking a dynamic Manager to oversee the delivery of our Youth Service across twelve remote communities.
MacDonnell Regional Council's Youth Service (MacYouth) provides engaging and innovative youth development opportunities for young people in remote communities, which contribute to positive life outcomes.
The Manager Youth Services provides supervision, mentoring and coaching to the senior staff within the MacYouth team and leads the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of youth programs.
Our community based, MacYouth teams are predominantly local Indigenous staff members who work collaboratively with the community and other stakeholders to meet community needs and build positive relationships.
This position is offered on a full-time, fixed-term basis through to 31 December 2020.
Some travel to remote communities including overnight stays will be required.