Job Opportunity – Aboriginal Transport Officer

Bungree is currently seeking a Full Time Aboriginal Transport Officer to join their Transport Program Team.

Bungree’s transport provides services to our elderly, frailed aged, people with a disability and our most disadvantage community members living on the Central Coast. We provide transport to medical and health appointments, social outings, shopping trips, community events, out of area appointments to Sydney and Newcastle for medical and health professional appointments.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA

  • Aboriginality
  • Certificate III Community Services, equivalent and/or other work experience
  • Have a current licence to drive vehicles that seat more than 12 adults
  • Have a clean driving record
  • Demonstrated experience in working with elderly, frailed aged, people with a disability and disadvantaged community members.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Sound written and oral communication skills
  • Computer skills
  • Current Drivers Licence


MANDATORY

  • Confirmation of Aboriginality
  • National Criminal History Record Check
  • Working with Children’s Check
  • Drivers Licence

This is an identified position under Section 9A of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act 1977.

Applicants MUST obtain an employment pack, complete all relevant paperwork & address the selection criteria.
Click here to download the employment package.

Enquiries:
Suzanne Naden on 02 43500100 or email: enquiries@bungree.org.au

Closing date: 5.00pm Friday 22nd June 2018


Job Opportunity – Aboriginal Employment Support Officer

Bungree is currently seeking a Full Time Aboriginal Employment Support Officer to support clients addressing and building on identified barriers to education, training, employment and to assist clients to achieve identified goals through case management.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA

  • Aboriginality
  • Certificate III Community Services, equivalent and/or relevant experience
  • Experience attained through previous appointments, in the Adult Education, Training and Employments sectors
  • Demonstrated experience in Case Management and achieving targeted outcomes
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiating skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Thorough understanding of the Adult Education, Training and Employment sectors as they relate to Aboriginal people.
  • Ability to prioritise work load in order to meet outcomes
  • Sound written and oral communication skills
  • Current Drivers Licence


MANDATORY

  • Confirmation of Aboriginality
  • National Criminal History Record Check
  • Working with Children’s Check
  • Drivers Licence

This is an identified position under Section 9A of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act 1977.

Applicants MUST obtain an employment pack, complete all relevant paperwork & address the selection criteria.
Click here to download the employment package.

Enquiries:
Suzanne Naden on 02 43500100 or email: enquiries@bungree.org.au

Closing date: 5.00pm Friday 22nd June 2018


NAIDOC Week 2018 Golf Day

Get ready to hit the greens! The Darkinjung Local Aboriginal Land Council NAIDOC Week 2018 Golf Day is taking place on Friday 13 July at Wyong Golf Club.
 
DATE: Friday 13 July 2018
TIME: Breakfast: 6am | Tee-off: 7am (shotgun start)
COST: $50.00 per adult | $40.00 per child (16 and under) + $0.30 booking fee per ticket
 
Ticket includes: BBQ breakfast, green fees, lunch, NAIDOC shirt and cap
 
To book your golf cart, please contact Darkinjung Local Aboriginal Land Council at darkinjung@dlalc.com.au or call (02) 4351 2930. Costs are additional to registration fees. Preference for carts will be given to Elders and members.

2018 NADOC Golf Day
2018 NADOC Golf Day


Bungree Community Information Days

Come and learn about Bungree Aboriginal Association’s Aged Care and Disability Services at one of our upcoming Community Information Days.

These half-day sessions will help to inform current clients, carers and community members of our programs and services such as My Age Care programs, NDIS and other Bungree services.

Wednesday 30 May at Kooindah Waters from 9.30am – 2pm &
Wednesday 13 June at Ettalong Diggers from 9.30am – 2pm.

Morning tea and lunch will be provided at each venue.

If you require transport, please contact Bungree on (02) 4350 0100 to make arrangements.

Please RSVP to Christine Hammond or Kirrily Dunn on (02) 4350 0100.

For more information, please contact enquiries@bungree.org.au


Job Opportunity: Aboriginal Community Development Worker

Permanent Part Time – 21 hours per week (3-year project)

San Remo Neighbourhood Centre (The Epicentre) is seeking an Aboriginal Community Development Worker to lead a three-year community development project.

The broad aim of the project is to promote cultural awareness across and within the local Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal community, people and organisations. To activate cultural spaces and build on existing strengths and networks within the local Aboriginal community. To encourage and support Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people and services to learn, create and embed culture in our local community.

This position will include planning, developing, coordinating, implementing and evaluating a range of community/social initiatives. The worker will be based at the Epicentre working in the Aboriginal Garden-Ngaliya Dhuluga’ which means, “you, I and we in the middle”.

The Aboriginal Community Development Worker will be responsible for the provision of research, activities and programs that increase local Aboriginal identity that is proactive and has a strong and positive cultural voice which will be carried forward after the life of the project.

Click to download the full position description.

Applications close 28 May 2018.