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VAEAI Cross Sector Policy Officer (12 months fixed term)

  • VAEAI Cross Sector Policy Officer
  • Salary: $90,000 – $105,000 (Plus Superannuation,
    Vehicle & Salary Packaging Available).

The Victorian Aboriginal Education Association Incorporated (VAEAI) is a state-wide community-based organisation representing Local Aboriginal Education Consultative Groups (LAECGs), across eight regions in Victoria. We aim to increase access, participation and positive outcomes for Koorie people in education, training and employment.
In 2016 the Victorian Government together with VAEAI launched the Marrung – Aboriginal Education Plan 2016 – 2026 to improve early childhood, school education, and higher education and training outcomes for Koorie people in Victoria.

The VAEAI Cross Sector Policy Officer is responsible for analysing current and potential government justice and family violence policy impacting Koori participation in education and training in Victoria and providing high level advice to Senior Managers within VAEAI. The role requires working in close consultation with a range of internal and external stakeholders to progress initiatives, responses and includes representing VAEAI on a range of committees and forums including the Dhelk Dja Partnership Forum, Aboriginal Justice Forum and related forums and working groups.

This position is identified for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants only.

Applications are to be submitted by Monday 31st January 2022 COB.

Please ensure your application addresses the selection criteria and includes an up to date resume. All applications should be sent via email to [email protected].

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Job Details

  • Role Category
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary $90,000 - $105,000
  • Location Melbourne
  • Job Posted 14/01/2022
  • Application Close 31/01/2022
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