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Job Vacancy: Program Manager, Connecting to Country

The NSW Aboriginal Education Consultative Group Inc. (NSW AECG) is looking for a highly motived well organised person to join our team.

Position:          Connecting to Country – Program Manager

Location:         Stanmore, Sydney NSW 2048 – or by negotiation

Salary:             Remuneration package valued up to $100,000.00 per annum based on demonstrated and proven experience. Includes employer’s contribution to superannuation.

Employment:  A two-year contract will be offered to the successful candidate, with the possibility of an extension.


  • Aboriginality
  • Have sound knowledge of the NSW AECG Inc. governance structures, core  objectives and knowledge of issues affecting Aboriginal education and training within Aboriginal communities.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the NSW AECGs Connecting to Country program
  • Demonstrated time management and organisational skills with experience meeting tight deadlines and reporting requirements.
  • Experience in working across a diverse range of Aboriginal and non- Aboriginal community groups and organisations.
  • High level information technology, oral and written communication
  • Demonstrated negotiation, liaison and interpersonal
  • Supervisory experience
  • Ability to monitor budgets
  • Full COVID vaccinations
  • NSW Driver’s License and ability to travel within NSW and interstate as
  • A current NSW Working with Children Check clearance for paid employment & National Criminal History Check or willingness to obtain.

The successful applicant will work in partnership with key and major stakeholders including all of the NSW AECG networks and where necessary, Coalition of Peak Organisations (CAPO), Government, non-government and independent organisations.

Please forward your expression of interest which addresses all the position criteria along with your resume to: Catherine Trindall, NSW AECG President. 

Due by COB – Friday 29TH April 2022
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Acknowledgement of Country

The NSW AECG Inc. acknowledges and pays respect to the Traditional Owners of this nation. We also acknowledge past, present and emerging Elders  and the continuation and celebration of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Please note: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should also be aware that this website may contain images or names of people who have passed away.