- Melbourne > North Melbourne
- Job posted on: 21st Dec 2021
- Applications close:
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for the overall strategic and operational leadership of Living Languages including supporting good governance activities, stakeholder engagement, financial management and funding applications and acquittals.
Living Languages supports the sustainability of Indigenous languages and Indigenous peoples’ ownership of their language documentation and revitalisation. We are responsive to community need, and travel around Australia, to provide training, advocacy, networking and professional development.
We are a passionate team in a dynamic workplace working remotely from various parts of the country: we value open, collaborative relationships, both with the Indigenous language practitioners we support, as well as within our own team. We aim to support self-determination in the design and delivery of all our programs. Our Head Office is currently situated in North Melbourne.
This is a hands-on position, you will relay strategic direction, provide leadership and manage the operations, people and culture, finances and reporting for the organisation. This role reports directly to the Board through the Chair and other means of recurrent reporting. This role can be based in our North Melbourne (VIC) office or from home anywhere in Australia.
Our small, dedicated team are located across Australia. The CEO will ensure they are equipped and supported to deliver quality training programs and initiatives to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and their communities.
This is a great opportunity to learn, grow and further develop your leadership skills within a community-controlled environment.
We strongly encourage Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply.
Flexible part-time role. CEO 0.7 FTE for an initial contract of 6 months (February 2022 - July 2022) with scope to continue beyond, pending funding.
A position description is also attached.
For more information or to discuss the role further contact Living Languages Chair, Mr. Robert McLellan at email@example.com, using the subject line: Chief Executive Officer - Flexible Location enquiry via EthicalJobs.
A position description is attached.
Applications close Sunday 23rd January 5pm (AEDT).