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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Specialist Journalist/Broadcaster (Treaty) – Permanent Part Time, 12 month contract 2019-2020

Melbourne’s only indigenous radio station.
3KND radio station provides the community with 24 hours of Broadcast service to our listeners in a friendly, informal, educational and positive in Indigenous spirit, whilst maintaining the highest standards of technical and programming excellence.

We are committed to providing specialist training in radio & media broadcasting to Indigenous community members. The media services available at 3KND Radio are broad including; both AM and digital services, online streaming, multimedia media training, studio recording hire, music production and of course advertising. Our radio station is extremely proud of the achievements to date; in fostering developing the many talented Indigenous community volunteer broadcasters. The 3KND Broadcasters continue to produce interesting, relevant and deadly radio programs for our listening audience.

Tune into 3KND 1503am and digital frequency! 3KND recognises representing and relaying First Nations voices! A strong, Indigenous, and confident community is what we advocate and create!


We are a vibrant and supportive team that supports culturally safe work practices and a culturally safe environment. This is a great opportunity to gain employment with Victoria’s well known and community focused only Aboriginal radio station that reaches out to over 250,000 listeners.

  • Training and skills development
  • Opportunity to travel


Role Purpose

  1. To lead and coordinate the efficient and effective operation of the 3KND “Balit Dhumba Strong Talk” for the Treaty Engagement Project within the guidelines of station Policy.
  2. To produce a weekly music program of your choice of genre` in consultation with Program Manager & Station Manager.


For a detailed overview of the role please see the attached position description and to seek further information please contact Erica Higgins, Communications Officer on (03) 9471 1305 or via email [email protected] 

Applications close: 12 midday Monday, 21st October 2019
Applications must include: A cover letter, resume with your skills, experience and qualifications and your written responses to the key selection criteria.

Please note: This is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander designated position, classified under Section 12 Special Measures of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010. This employment opportunity is only available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

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Job Details

  • Role Category
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary $60,000 - $60,000
  • Location Melbourne
  • Job Posted 19/09/2019
  • Application Close 21/10/2019
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