Employment Consultant | Gunbalanya

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Full-time2 hours ago
  • Relocation assistance
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Based in a remote community in the NT

Shared accommodation + utility bills included

Relocation Assistance provided

About ALPA We are the Arnhem Land Progress Aboriginal Corporation (ALPA) and our mission is to operate successful and responsible businesses emphasising local employment, training, career pathways, customer service, and safety.

Having been in operations for nearly 50 years, from humble beginnings, we have grown to be Australia’s largest financially independent Indigenous corporation, employing over 1,000 employees across 27 remote locations throughout NT and QLD. We strive to improve the health, quality of life, and economic development of our members, giving primacy to their cultural heritage, dignity, and desire for opportunity and equality with their fellow Australians.

About the role

The primary role of the employment consultant is to work closely with each participant utilising a place based, strengths based approach to caseload management and support them to achieve their identified goals. The employment consultant will be the first point of contact for all participants engaging in an ALPA Community Development Program service and will provide a high level of individualised service to each participant.

This position is based in Gunbalanya, a remote community in West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory.


Deliver a tailored service to each CDP participant addressing each of their barriers individually

Work with each participant in a culturally appropriate manner utilising a strengths-based model that helps them to achieve their goals

Ensure that all program guidelines are met relating to service delivery

Ensure that key performance measures are addressed

Skills and Experience

Qualification in Community Services or similar is highly regarded

Experience working in Employment Services

Proven experience in working to KPI’s

Knowledge of the current CDP contract

Strong interpersonal Skills

Ability to work culturally appropriately with local staff


Ability to Salary Package up to $15,900PA with additional Meal and Entertainment options

Shared accommodation + all utility bills included

7 weeks annual leave + 17.5% leave loading

12.5% superannuation

Relocation Assistance

Major retailer discounts and more! through ALPA+

Career development opportunities

2 return flights p.a. to Darwin to utilise leave

Opportunity to make a positive impact on our remote Aboriginal communities

Free and Confidential access to Employee Assistance Programs

All applications will be treated confidentially and only those with the rights to work full time in Australia will be considered.

ALPA is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply. We also encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background to apply.

For any further information, please email recruitment@alpa.asn.au

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