SNAICC is currently advertising for two Senior Policy & Research Officers, who will provide high-level evidence informed policy analysis of issues relating to SNAICC’s objectives and the rights and needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and children.
The Officers will work alongside and support SNAICC’s national Board and Council of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leaders to achieve SNAICC’s vision:
An Australian society in which the rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, young people and families are protected, our communities are empowered to determine their own futures, and our cultural identity is valued.”
These challenging roles include:
- researching and drafting papers, briefings, submissions and resources;
- providing secretariat support to high-level national working groups and committees;
- project management of significant national policy and research projects;
- consultation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leaders, service sectors and community representatives.
This opportunity is ideal for exceptional individuals with demonstrated experience in policy and research, an in depth understanding of issues impacting upon Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families, and strong commitment to their rights, needs and aspirations.
Applications are required by 5.00 pm AEST on Sunday 28 January 2018. Download the position description to learn more about the role and how to apply.