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Project Officer / Coordinator - ACT Safe & Inclusive Schools Initiative


Employer: Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT (SHFPACT)
Work Type/s: Contract, Part Time
Classification/s: Education & Training, GLBTI & Sexual Health, Youth, Project Management, Community Development
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Canberra & ACT

Job posted on: 14 June, 2019.
Applications close: 21 June, 2019.

ACT Safe and Inclusive Schools (SAIS) Initiative is looking for a new Project Officer/Coordinator. Are you the person to help support school communities be safe, inclusive and welcoming for everyone?

The Coordinator or Project Officer for the ACT Safe and Inclusive Schools Initiative works as a team member of SHFPACT with a broad range of local stakeholders of the SAIS Initiative across the health and community services and schools/education sectors. The SAIS Initiative is dedicated to assisting all schools and education programs in the ACT to develop and maintain safe, inclusive environments for all students regardless of their gender presentation/identity, intersex status or sexual orientation.

This position focuses on school community and sector stakeholder engagement, within an agreed framework designed with ACT Education Directorate and other stakeholders. In particular, the position involves a focus on workforce development and the provision of high quality professional development to educators and other staff in school communities. The position is part-time up to 22.5 hours per week.

Please note, funding for this project is committed only until June 2021. Continued employment in this position beyond this time is dependent on sourcing continuing funding.

A full Position Description is attached below.

How to apply for this job

Applicants can obtain the comprehensive position description for this position, including selection criteria, from the SHFPACT website.

Applications addressing the selection criteria, with a current CV and contact details for two referees, must be received by close of business Friday 21 June 2019.

Email: ed@shfpact.org.au using the subject line: Project Officer / Coordinator - ACT Safe and Inclusive Schools Initiative application via EthicalJobs, or by post to GPO Box 1317 CANBERRA ACT 2601

Contact Officer: Tim Bavinton, Executive Director ed@shfpact.org.au or telephone (02) 6247-3077.

Supporting materials  ACT SAIS Initiative Coordinator or Project Officer - Comprehensive Position Description proforma v2019-1.pdf