Program manager

Kalumburu Aboriginal Corporation
Kalumburu Aboriginal Corporation (KAC) works to:
  • protect the natural and cultural heritage of Kalumburu
  • develop enterprise and opportunity for residents, and
  • improve interaction and communication between visitors and residents.

Closing date: 

5pm, 11 August 2017


Australian Western Standard Time (AWST)


Western Australia

Job category: 

  • Senior management

Type of vacancy: 

Full time
6 months

Salary and conditions: 

Negotiable salary, dependent on skills and experience, plus:
  • fully furnished accommodation
  • private use of vehicle
  • superannuation
  • pro rata leave

Job description/overview: 

The position is for 6 months. The role is responsible for all programs and services under the jurisdiction of the organisation. These currently include:

  • HACC (Aged Care)
  • Community Resource Centre
  • Centrelink Agency and Youth Services.

It also includes several capital renovation projects and ongoing management of land leases (including Carson River Station Pastoral Lease), residential and commercial properties within Kalumburu.

Selection criteria:

  1. Demonstrated extensive skills and experience in developing and delivering community/social and commercial programs and services in an Indigenous setting.
  2. Strong leadership and communication skills, demonstrated through previous management and project management roles.
  3. Demonstrated experience effectively managing staff and leading a team.
  4. Experience in working in a remote Indigenous community.

Contact person and how to apply: 

Barry King

Telephone: 0458 650 002


Selection process:

  1. To apply, please submit:
    • a statement outlining your claims against the selection criteria (maximum one page)
    • your resume (maximum 3 pages)
  2. Candidates will be interviewed by KAC directors in the community.
  3. KAC directors will select the successful applicant.

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