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Position vacant: Community Engagement Coordinator

Reconciliation Queensland is currently seeking applications for a part time (20+ hours per week) Community Engagement Coordinator. This position is for a 6 month fixed-term, with possible extensions. 

Community Engagement Coordinator position details

Identified Position

To perform this role it is essential that the person appointed to the position be an Aboriginal person or Torres Strait Islander person. It is therefore a genuine occupational requirement under section 25 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1991 that applicants are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Primary Role

The role of Community Engagement Coordinator focuses on coordinating a range of activities needed to expand, develop and support reconciliation in Queensland.

One of the primary roles of the successful applicant is to support the expansion of the regional Reconciliation Groups and networks by providing assistance in the planning and subsequent delivery of reconciliation related activities.

Selection Criteria

  1. Demonstrated co-ordination and project management skills
  2. Demonstrated commitment to Reconciliation and understanding of background and issues
  3. Knowledge of Reconciliation objectives and debate
  4. Demonstrated Campaigning/media skills
  5. Effective communication skills with diverse stakeholder groups, both verbally and in writing


This position will be based in Brisbane and may require work outside normal office hours (7am-6pm) to meet the demands of the position.

Intrastate travel to regional centres to assist with project activities may also be a requirement of this position.

Closing date for applications: 30th November 2017

Position documentation

Detailed position description and application requirements documentation is available in Microsoft Word and PDF:

Submission of applications

Applications must include a cover letter and a resume addressing the Selection Criteria. Please submit applications to:

Reconciliation Queensland Inc.
PO Box 15102
CITY EAST QLD 4002, Brisbane CBD

Or email to: co-chair@rqi.org.au

For further information call: 0458 071 367

2017-11-13T21:31:39+00:00 November 10th, 2017|State-wide info|0 Comments

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