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Community Safety Patrol Team Leader - Multiple Remote Locations

 About us

Central Desert Regional Council is a local government authority covering an area over 282,000 Sq. kilometres. The Council provides a range of services in 12 communities to the North of Alice Springs: Lajamanu, Ti tree, Wilora, Nturiya, Pmara Jutunta, Willowra, Laramba, Nyirripi, Yuelamu, Atitjere, Engawala and Yuendumu. There are also several homelands and outstations. The Central Desert area is considered remote and disadvantaged and over 80% of the population is Aboriginal.

 The Role

Council is seeking a highly motivated and experienced professional to undertake the Team Leader Community Safety Program (CSP) position. The position is responsible for Community Safety patrol operations in Yuelamu, Nyirripi and Laramba. The Team Leader will supervise CSP staff and effectively manage the day-to-day operations of the program ensuring that CSP operations are conducted in a safe, inclusive and community oriented manner.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to use their vision, supervision skills and innovative approach to service delivery to positively shape three local CSP operations into highly visible and valued services. Joining a team full of passion and a commitment to making a difference the Team leader will have the opportunity to play a central role in the communities they serve by making a lasting and positive contribution to local peace and harmony.

Keys to your success

  • Experience in the delivery of community services
  • Previous experience working in a leadership role
  • A passion for working with aboriginal staff and clients in a remote location
  • Excellent Administrative, organisational and analytical skills

What's on offer?

Salary $68,764.45 plus a range of additional benefits including.

  • 6 weeks of annual leave
  • 4 additional leave days
  • Additional 1 day per month flex leave
  • 17% leave loading

Relocation benefits available 9.5% superannuation

The Northern Territory Government has put together resources to help your visit to community be successful.  Please have a look at the Remote Engagement and Coordination Strategy and Toolkit available from www.bushready.nt.gov.au or bushtel.nt.gov.au.

Are you our next Team Leader Community Safety Program?

To apply for this position please download the Position Description and Information Package below and address the selection criteria in writing.  Applicants also need to submit an application for advert form. Applications should be emailed to recruitment@centraldesert.nt.gov.au