VAEAI Positions Vacant

SOUTH-WESTERN WURREKER BROKER

VAEAI in partnership with the Koorie Outcomes Division, Department of Education and Training, is responsible for the delivery of the Wurreker Strategy (launched in 2001) to enhance education and training opportunities and create real pathways to employment for Koorie people through TAFE, Learn Local and other Registered Training Organisations (RTOs).

The Wurreker Strategy ensures that training is consistent with Koorie community identified needs, links training to employment opportunities and empowers LAECGs and Koorie people in the planning and endorsement of training available through post-compulsory education providers.
In 2016 Marrung – Aboriginal Education Plan 2016 – 2026 was launched setting out a blueprint for Koorie learners across the life course, from early childhood through to schooling, and vocational education and training (including higher education).


The Wurreker Strategy continues to be a key enabling Koorie strategy for the Government to deliver on its education and training agenda (The Education State), Marrung and Skills First, specifically the goals relating to the vocational education and training sector (VET). The South-Western Wurreker Broker position focuses on the ongoing functions and operations of the Wurreker Strategy in the South-Western region of Victorian (Geelong to South Australian border).

The Wurreker Broker will be based in South-Western Victoria (currently Warrnambool, negotiable)

Position Title: South-Western Wurreker Broker
Salary: $56,500 - Vehicle attached to position, Salary Packaging Options and 5 weeks leave
Tenure: 12 months fixed term contract
Location: VAEAI, 144 Westbourne Grove, Northcote

It is expected that the successful applicants will have a sound knowledge of Koorie culture, have established local networks and an understanding of the issues that affect Koorie people, particularly in education and training. High levels of written and oral communication skills are also required.

Only Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people are eligible to apply

Applications close Friday 25th January 2019.

Click here for a detailed Position Description or contact Phil Murray, Wurreker Strategy Coordinator:
P: 03 9481 0800 E: hr@vaeai.org.au.

 METROPOLITAN WURREKER BROKER

VAEAI in partnership with the Koorie Outcomes Division, Department of Education and Training, is responsible for the delivery of the Wurreker Strategy (launched in 2001) to enhance education and training opportunities and create real pathways to employment for Koorie people through TAFE, Learn Local and other Registered Training Organisations (RTOs).

The Wurreker Strategy ensures that training is consistent with Koorie community identified needs, links training to employment opportunities and empowers LAECGs and Koorie people in the planning and endorsement of training available through post-compulsory education providers.

In 2016 Marrung – Aboriginal Education Plan 2016 – 2026 was launched setting out a blueprint for Koorie learners across the life course, from early childhood through to schooling, and vocational education and training (including higher education).

The Wurreker Strategy continues to be a key enabling Koorie strategy for the Government to deliver on its education and training agenda (The Education State), Marrung and Skills First, specifically the goals relating to the vocational education and training sector (VET).

The Metropolitan Wurreker Broker position focuses on the ongoing functions and operations of the Wurreker Strategy in Metropolitan Melbourne.

The Wurreker Broker will be based at the VAEAI Office, 144 Westbourne Grove Northcote

Position Title: Metropolitan Wurreker Broker
Salary: $65,000 - Vehicle attached to position, Salary Packaging Options and 5 weeks leave
Tenure: 12 months - ongoing
Location: VAEAI, 144 Westbourne Grove, Northcote

It is expected that the successful applicant will have a sound knowledge of Koorie culture, have established local networks and an understanding of the issues that affect Koorie people, particularly in education and training. High levels of written and oral communication skills are also required.

Only Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people are eligible to apply

Applications close Friday 25th January 2019.

Click here for a detailed Position Description or contact Phil Murray, Wurreker Strategy Coordinator:
P: 03 9481 0800 E: hr@vaeai.org.au.