- Job posted on: 6th Aug 2021
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Our Islands Our Home is a campaign led by Torres Strait Islanders to protect their island homes from the impacts of climate change. The team currently includes a Torres Strait Organiser based on Masig and a Meanjin (Brisbane) organiser, and we work closely with our partners Seed Mob and Gur A Baradharaw Kod.
Our Islands Our Home is supported by 350.org Australia, which is a registered charity that is building a grassroots movement to build our vision for a future that is just and equitable, with our communities and ecosystems thriving and protected from the impacts of climate change.
We are a supportive, small team with benefits including professional development and training, an Employee Assistance Program, the ability to work flexibly and from home, and cultural leave provided to employees.
350.org Australia is an equal opportunity employer, and we strongly encourage Torres Strait Islander and First Nations people, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ people, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities to apply for this role.
This role will work within the Our Islands Our Home team and alongside our partner organisations to help deliver the goals of the Our Islands Our Home campaign. This will include consulting and working with the Torres Strait Islander community in Cairns to run a nonpartisan campaign in the lead up to the Federal election, expected in early 2022, calling for climate change impacts on the Torres Strait to be addressed. In this role your duties will include:
We strongly encourage Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this role.
As an equal opportunity employer, we strongly encourage First Nations people, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ people, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities to apply for all our roles.
For a confidential conversation about this position, email firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line: Our Islands Our Home Organiser - Cairns enquiry via EthicalJobs.