- Job posted on: 22nd Nov 2021
- Applications close:
The Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC) is a centre for training excellence providing Australian standard training qualifications and skills across the Pacific region. As Australia’s flagship Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) investment in the Pacific, APTC works collaboratively with TVET stakeholders to achieve training delivery outcomes and reforms to Pacific TVET systems. By joining APTC, you will have the opportunity to contribute towards a more skilled, inclusive and productive workforce for the region.
APTC has country offices in Fiji, Vanuatu, PNG, Samoa, Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste. The Regional Head Office is located in Suva, Fiji
Reporting to the Executive Director APTC, the position of Country Director has the key overall responsibility in leading the APTC Vanuatu and Nauru country office to drive TVET strengthening and supporting labour mobility across the region. The Country Director will be politically astute and well-connected in the Pacific.
This key role requires a highly motivated and strategic leader who can demonstrate:
The Country Director will work cohesively as part of the APTC Executive Leadership Team and has overall responsibility for ensuring the successful operation of APTC against its goals and objectives, including discussion with DFAT and other key stakeholders on the strategic and longer-term direction for TVET provision.
As our ideal candidate, you will have:
Highly desirable requirements:
APTC is an equal opportunity employer; fostering a fair, safe and socially inclusive environment, embracing all forms of diversity.
APTC is committed to diversity and inclusion and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all religious and ethnical background, including persons living with disabilities to apply.