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Carer Council Project Lead

We are looking for a skilled Project Lead to plan, organise and oversee the new Minister appointed Carer Council. This is an exciting, rare opportunity for our organisation to support the Carer voice being heard directly by government.

This role requires a passionate, committed and organised team player who is comfortable with executing projects, reporting on progress and communicating confidently with all priority partners including the South Australian family based Carer community, child protection agencies and Ministerial employees.

The Project Lead role is a new position and is based at Prospect, with intra- and inter-state travel required. This position is a part time, fixed term contract (0.6 FTE) until 30 June 2024, with possibility for extension.

Skills and Experience

The successful applicant will have:

  • relevant tertiary qualifications i.e. Social Work, Law, Allied Health, Community Services or relevant skills or lived experience
  • knowledge of the child protection system and sector
  • project management experience
  • exceptional time management and organisational skills

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates are encouraged to apply.

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Enquiries may be directed to Holly Veale, Chairperson CF&KC-SA Board, via: or contact 1800 732 272

Applications must be received by 5pm Friday 28th July 2023

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