Waverley Council

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Development Officer

Posted: 01 Dec
Closes: 16 Feb
Bondi Junction, New South Wales



  • Permanent Part Time 3 days a week
  • Base salary $81,853 - $94,131 (full time equivalent) plus superannuation
  • Family friendly policies and other great employee benefits


Waverley is a diverse and innovative Council located in the heart of Sydney's Eastern Suburbs. With a broad range of services, programs and initiatives, Waverley is one of the leading local government areas in NSW. Taking in some of Sydney's most beautiful beaches including the world famous Bondi Beach, and encompassing part of Sydney's global economic corridor at Bondi Junction, Waverley Council is an enriching place to broaden your career.

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Development Officer is responsible for driving the progress of Council’s Reconciliation Action Plan; building organisational capacity; and promoting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and history. Drawing on your knowledge, experience and connections, you will advise, guide and represent Council and support inter-agencies and networks.


To be considered, you must have strong verbal and written communication skills, with proven ability to prepare and deliver reports and presentations of a high standard. You must also have the ability to engage with a range of stakeholders and build positive relationships. You must hold tertiary qualifications and have experience working with Aboriginal communities.


In return you can expect to work in a supportive, flexible environment, with great employee benefits and career opportunities.


Please refer to the position description for detailed information on the position and required skills and experience. For more information contact Rebecca Rodwell on 9083 8913.


This is an identified position authorised under section 14d of the NSW Anti-discrimination Act 1977. Applications will only be considered from candidates who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.


CLOSING DATE: When position is filled