- Job posted on: 12th Jul 2021
- Applications close:
Living Languages is a training organisation that works with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander language workers and communities across Australia. Our team works remotely from different parts of the country with our head office in Melbourne.
Our organisation supports the language maintenance, revitalisation and reclamation work being done on the ground by communities and language centres. We provide training in a number of different areas that assists Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to direct the growth or preservation of their languages - for themselves, led by themselves.
We work with experienced language workers and teachers as well as people that are just starting in their language journeys, providing training that is most relevant to their wants and needs. Our trainers usually travel to deliver training in communities that invite us and approach us for training, but currently a majority of our training has moved to online platforms.
Living Languages is looking for a reliable and adaptable person to join our training team, helping develop, organise and deliver our training program and projects for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples around the country.
In our small team, you will be supported with learning and professional development opportunities that will support you to grow and succeed in the role.
You will work three days a week (0.6FTE) and can be based anywhere in Australia. You can choose to work from home or from an office space that you have access to in your community.
At this stage we are offering a fixed-term contract for ten months from September 2021 – June 2022 with the option to extend.
We strongly encourage people of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background to apply.
The Language Work Trainer provides training and support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples engaged in language work.
For more information or to discuss the role further contact Ebony Joachim at email@example.com, using the subject line: Language Work Trainer enquiry via EthicalJobs.