- Regional NT > Tennant Creek
- Job posted on: 7th Dec 2021
- Applications close:
The Central Land Council (CLC) is a corporate Commonwealth entity established under the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976. The CLC represents traditional landowners, native title holders and other Aboriginal people across the southern half of the Northern Territory—an area of almost 780,000 square kilometres.
The CLC provides its constituents with advice, advocacy and practical assistance to support their aspirations, manage their land and realise and protect their rights.
Affirmative Action Recruitment Central Land Council job vacancies are advertised based on affirmative action as detailed by the Australian Public Service Commissioner's Directions 2016 work with the Racial Discrimination Act 1975.
Applicants with proof of Aboriginality are eligible in the first instance for this position only. Non-Aboriginal applicants need not apply. Should we be unsuccessful in finding a suitably qualified Aboriginal candidate, this role will be readvertised open to all applications.
Applicants must have qualifications and demonstrate essential criteria to be considered. An applicant selected under this affirmative action will be required to provide evidence of their eligibility prior to commencement, such as:
We are currently seeking a suitable qualified candidate for the following position:
CL 5 - CL6 (Commencing at base salary $71,156 progressing to $88,283)
Based in Tennant Creek, this position represents the aspirations of traditional owners for the use and management of their land in designated CLC regions and oversees responses to identified natural resource management (NRM) and sustainable land use issues affecting their interests. With a passion for land management, you will have relevant tertiary qualifications and a demonstrated professional competence in land use planning, NRM and sustainable land use and management, ecology, environmental science or a related field. You will have experience or demonstrate familiarity with participatory planning or a related approach that enhances engagement in NRM, rural enterprise and/or community development planning and implementation. For further information about this opportunity, please contact Sam Kendal on 08 8951 6211.
Please include a covering letter outlining why you are suitable for the role and your resume. The position description includes the selection criteria.
Central Land Council is dedicated to delivering ongoing professional development and career progression for their people. You'll have the opportunity to undertake a range of learning opportunities and be encouraged to take part in a number of new projects as the organisation continues to grow and innovate.
In return for your hard work and dedication, you'll be rewarded with an attractive base salary plus 13% super. You will also have access to a range of additional benefits to greatly increase your overall package, including:
Most importantly, this role will allow you to work in a diverse environment where you have the potential to affect real change.
If you're interested in joining an innovative Land Council to make a real difference - Apply Now!
As per the recent announcement from the NT Government's CHO and in line with CLC's Workplace COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, all workers are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by 24 December 2021.
An Ochre Card (working with vulnerable people check), National Police Clearance and a driver's licence are mandatory requirements for all employees employed at the Central Land Council.
For more information contact Leonie Jones on 08 8951 6377 or firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: Regional Land Management Officer - Tennant Creek enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Total effective package includes: base salary, district allowance, superannuation, leave loading, relocation assistance, annual airfare allowance and salary packaging options. Annual progression within the salary scale is subject to satisfactory performance. Progression is in accordance with annual increments set out in an enterprise agreement.
The filling of this vacancy is an affirmative measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975.