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Partnerships and Engagement Officer Indigenous Development

The Benevolent Society (TBS) is seeking an experienced and passionate Partnerships Engagement Officer -Indigenous Development (Identified role) to lead engagement in genuine partnerships with community and with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations and leaders across our footprint in New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.

Terms: Full time position. Flexible, remote working opportunity based in either NSW, QLD or SA 

The position will support the implementation of our Reconciliation Action Plan Partnership Strategy to ensure our partnerships and services are led by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. This will be achieved through implementing co-design activities, formalising partnership governance frameworks and assisting in the development of service models that are aligned with expectations of community, leaders and Elders.

The Partnerships and Engagement Officer will work within the Business Development & Partnerships team to support the identification of opportunities for growth and innovation in ageing, disability, child, youth and family services through partnerships and engagement which enables the achievement of the TBS strategy with First Nations communities.

Position Profile

The Benevolent Society is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. This is an identified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander role and we encourage applications from people of all ages and abilities. We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role. The Benevolent Society supports vaccination as the best way to keep our clients, communities, volunteers and employees safe from COVID-19. Vaccination for COVID-19 is a condition of employment and volunteering.