Only Indigenous Australians are eligible to apply as this position is exempt under the Special Measure Provision, Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2011 (Vic).
THE ACADEMY OF SPORT, HEALTH AND EDUCATION (ASHE)
The Academy of Sport, Health and Education (ASHE) is a program of The Rumbalara Football Netball Club whom in partnership with The University of Melbourne provide an educational facility to improve education, health and employment outcomes for Indigenous people.
About the role
The ASHE Student Services Officer, based in Shepperton, will assist in recruiting and actively supporting the day-to-day participation of students enrolled at the Academy.
This will include provision of whole-group and individualised support to students as they go about meeting the daily requirements of their ASHE programs including but not limited to participation in variety of learning, sport and recreation and community activities, completion of course requirements, participation in work placement or other employment development programs and transport requirements.
To be successful in this role you will have:
Completed a Certificate IV or Diploma qualification with relevant work-related experience
A current driver's license
Demonstrated expertise in working with Indigenous youth and a strong position of understanding the various issues that may be impacting their lives
A passion and motivation to be a role model for our students whilst being an outstanding facilitator
Capacity to work flexible hours, including overnight trips and limited weekend activities.
Proven ability to thrive in a changing and fast paced environment
Maximise your benefits through our Salary Packaging scheme
Flexible family friendly policies, providing generous leave and working conditions
The opportunity to work in a culturally rich environment
A substantial discount to eligible staff and their immediate families in undertaking further studies at the University of Melbourne
To find out more, go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/working/benefits
The University is a vibrant campus. We have well-established clubs and networks giving the opportunity to engage and collaborate with other staff around the University. We strive to create an environment where staff and students promote culturally inclusive behaviour and activities, ensure cultural differences are heard and explored, and actively seek to learn from other cultures.
How to apply
Your application submitted should include a CV along with your responses against the selection criteria found in the Position Description for the role.
*For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria