About the role
The Communications and Engagement Officer is responsible for internal and external communications and promoting meaningful and ongoing engagement of members and the broader community in YACSA’s work. The Communications and Engagement Officer works collaboratively with YACSA members to plan and evaluate member-driven events, activities, and campaigns.
This is a 12 month, fixed-term 1.0 FTE contract position. Salary and conditions are based on Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry (SCHCADS) Award 2010, Level 5. Working hours are 38 hours per week and some out of hours work may be required. The position is based in Adelaide and may include intrastate travel with overnight stays.
About the organisation
YACSA is the peak body representing the interests of young people aged 12-25 years and organisations and networks throughout the non-government youth sector. YACSA has been the recognised youth affairs peak body since its inception in 1980. Our business is advocacy and representation, and our members drive our work.
YACSA undertakes systemic advocacy informed by our members and evidence to create change and ensure policy makers and the community understands the impacts of policies and decision-making on young people, and the youth sector. We hold decision makers to account and provide a credible and informed youth affairs perspective.
How to apply
Read the attached position description and submit:
- An application that clearly addresses the essential and desirable selection criteria.
- A CV that includes the contact details of three referees.
Applications that do not address the selection criteria and include a CV will not be assessed. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Previous applicants need not apply.
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