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• Part time (0.6/3 days per week) 12 month fixed term contract
• Join a growing not-for-profit organisation
• Based in Alice Springs with travel to remote locations as required
• Relocation assistance for interstate candidates

About Us

Children’s Ground is working to create an environment where families realise their aspirations for the next generation of children to be free from trauma and suffering, enjoy equity and safety, be able to grow into adulthood happy and healthy, and have agency over their social, cultural, political and economic life. To learn more about Children’s Ground and the work we do, visit our website:

We celebrate First Nations children and families and back their vision and talent to transform their communities from extreme stress and economic disadvantage to communities of opportunity and wellbeing.

Children’s Ground operates in Central Australia and across the Top End, with support provided by a Melbourne-based Shared Services team.

About the Job

The Communications and Social Media Officer (identified role) will be responsible for developing
engaging content on social media including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter and TikTok. The content will centre First Nations voices, perspectives and knowledge. You will be part of the PIC Team (Partnerships, Investment & Communications Advisory Group) and coordinate efforts on social media, promoting our positive image and program delivery. Support the digital strategy including website, digital fundraising and campaign activity, digital media storage and our broader social media presence.

About You

You will be First Nations and have demonstrated experience delivering engaging content and social media engagement across multiple platforms. You will have a passion for social justice and be able to contribute your own knowledge and lived experience to the ongoing development of the organisation.

How to Apply

Please apply via SEEK where you will be asked to upload a covering letter with a pitch that addresses the key selection criteria contained in the position description, along with your resume. Your pitch should tell us why you want to work with Children’s Ground and why you are a suitable candidate. Applications will continue to be received until the position has been filled.

Position Description

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