Central Desert Regional Council

The Central Desert Region is a local government area of the Northern Territory, Australia, administered by the Central Desert Regional Council. The Council's main towns are Ti-Tree, Yuendumu and Lajamanu. The Region covers an area of 281,312 square kilometres and had a population of 4,208 in June 2018. 

$89,144 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs 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 Operating under the direction of the CDP Regional Manager, in accordance with Council corporate plans and policies, relevant legislation and standards, this position is responsible for undertaking and overseeing building work including new builds and repair works in remote communities with Community Development Program participants. The position is responsible for engaging CDP participants so as to build their skills in construction-related work and increase...
$81,382 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs Operating under the direction of the Aged Care Services Manager and under Council corporate plans, policies, relevant legislation and funding requirements, this position has a focus on operational and administrative support and coordination for the Aged Care Services team, in particular Laramba, Lajamanu, Nyirripi and Yuelamu. Keys to your success: Tertiary qualifications in Community Services, Aged/Disability Care services, Nursing or Allied health. An awareness of issues affecting Aboriginal people living in remote locations and the ability to provide effective support in a cross-cultural environment. Demonstrated high standard of computer skills including use of Client Information Management systems, online reporting systems and other computer software applications. Ability to work productively and collaboratively in multidisciplinary team. Demonstrated understanding of community development principles and relevant experience in a...
$81,382 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs 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 This position provides a high level of day-to-day management to the site based Case Managers responsible for delivering CDP at the community level. This position will be responsible for implementing CDP services across the region including the development of an appropriate and responsive case management system, while fostering the development of a client focused service. Further, this position has primary responsibility for ensuring compliance with CDP...
$74,102 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Applications will be assessed as they are received and the position will remain open until a suitable applicant is identified. People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate will have: Experience in a similar role and/ or qualifications in human services, employment services, community welfare, social work or community development A proven ability to build positive relationships with a wide range of stakeholders including unemployed and disadvantaged jobseekers Understanding the barriers faced by staff and jobseekers in remote communities who may have complex needs and who are culturally and linguistically diverse Ability to supervise a range of projects that contribute to the job readiness of CDP participants Highly developed interpersonal skills; i.e. good listener, empathy and well developed emotional intelligence Demonstrated high levels of professionalism, compliance and attention to...
$74,102 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, Council will only shortlist applicants from within the NT. Applications will be assessed as they are received and the position will remain open until a suitable applicant is identified. People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply. Working with job seekers and community stakeholders, the CDP Activity Supervisor will contribute to the development of place based activity plans and processes. The Activity Supervisor is responsible for supervising and engaging CDP participants in approved activities and assisting them to build capacity and practical skills for future employment opportunities. The role can be diverse and include deliverables in key areas such as meeting KPI's and performance targets, managing stakeholder relationships, and also working closely to mentor local staff members. The ideal candidate will have: Relevant trade qualifications and experience or demonstrated relevant...
$74,102 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs 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 Central Desert Regional Council is looking to appoint an exciting opportunity as a CDP Employment Placement Officer. Operating under the direction of the Community Development Program Regional Manager, in accordance with Council’s corporate plans, policies, relevant legislation, program guidelines and the CDP Agreement, this position is responsible for designing and implementing initiatives to ensure the CDRC CDP program achieves its Post Placement...
$68,764 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs 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 This is an unusual role that will suit someone who has the right qualifications, a unique skill set and a passion for working with children, young people and families in remote Aboriginal communities. This is a highly varied and mobile role for an adventurous person seeking a new challenge on a weekly basis. One week, you may find themselves in Nyirripi coordinating the operations of the Child Care Centre. The next week you may be coordinating the youth,...
$68,764 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Nyirripi 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 an adventurous, highly motivated and experienced professional to undertake the above position based in the Aboriginal community of Nyirripi which is a five hour drive from Alice Springs. The Children’s Services Coordinator will supervise the early childhood centre staff and effectively manage the day to day operation of the service to provide inclusive, high-quality educational and care services to local families. The successful...
$68,764 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
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 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...
$68,764 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Engawala Northern Territory applicants are encouraged to apply. Salary Level: 5 - $68,764.45 + 6 weeks annual leave + 17.5 % leave loading + 9.5 % superannuation. Applicants will be assessed as they are received and the position will remain open until a suitable applicant is identified. People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply. Operating under the direction of the Aged Care Services Manager and in accordance with Council corporate plans, policies and relevant legislation, this position is responsible for coordinating the community aged care services in accordance with the programs’ guidelines and in a culturally sensitive manner. The ideal candidate will have: Tertiary qualifications in Social sciences, Aged/Disability Care services, Nursing or Allied health. An awareness of issues affecting Aboriginal people in remote locations and ability to provide effective leadership in a cross-cultural...
$81,382 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
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 This position is responsible for ensuring all Councils municipal and contractual services are met and for managing the day to day activities of Council staff, Including core services, general budgeting, reporting and other financial and administrative arrangements. The Council Services Coordinator also ensures Council assets are appropriately used and maintained, including fleet, plant and infrastructure and assists relevant Council managers with planning, delivery and...
$63,133 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
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 We are seeking an ideal candidate who has mechanical / station / farming experience who has lived or is willing to live on an Aboriginal Community and is capable of managing a wide range of ground skills in a timely manner. Keys to your success The ideal candidate will operate under the direction of the Council Services Manager and in accordance with Council corporate plans and policies and relevant legislation. Join a dynamic team who are making a difference in...
$63,133 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Yuendumu Salary Level 4, $63,132.67 per annum. People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply. Operating under the direction of the Council Services Manager and in accordance with Council corporate plans and policies and relevant legislation this position is responsible for: Daily 'on the job' supervision of a team responsible for road repair and maintenance, as scheduled or as directed. Operating road machines as required Plan, organize and co-ordinate the staff and resources required to undertake assigned road maintenance/construction work The ideal candidate will have: Post-trade certificate and/or extensive knowledge and skill gained through on the job training. Experience in construction, maintenance and repairing of sealed roads. Good knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health requirements. Experience with safe operation and user maintenance of plant and equipment associated with roads...
$57,310 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Atitjere Based in Atitjere 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 This position is responsible for supporting the Council Services Coordinator in the management of the Community by providing clerical, administrative, operation support and to liaise with visitors to the community. Keys to your success Provide a level of administrative support to the management team of the CDRC Remote Council Services including work processing and the preparation of documents and reports. Provide general...
$81,382 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs Level 7 – base salary $81,381.56 Alice Springs based role. Suitably qualified persons who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander are strongly encouraged to apply for this role. Council is seeking an experienced and adaptable HR professional to join our team. Our People and Culture Advisor is a true HR generalist with experience in recruitment, employee relations, complaints handling, compliance and HR projects. They are adaptable, motivated and knowledgeable with the ability to form excellent working relationships and provide expert advice to staff of all levels. They will support staff in our nine Communities in an area of more than 280,000km2 including providing training in communities, so will need to travel, be approachable and appreciate our beautiful desert landscape and the cultural exposure that this job provides. Reporting to the General Manager People and Culture and as a senior member of a team of five, our People and...
$63,133 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs 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 Operating under the direction of the Operations Manager and in accordance with Council corporate plans and policies and relevant legislation this position is responsible for minor building maintenance and repairs (if qualified this may include electrical works/repairs). The role requires travel to communities and overnight stays to perform assigned work and related duties. Keys to your success Cert IV in Building and Construction or any other trade...
$111,470 yearly
Central Desert Regional Council 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
Jan 08, 2021
Full time
Alice Springs 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 Central Desert Regional Council is looking to appoint an exciting opportunity as a Manager - Finance. The role will have a clear mandate for the Management and Leadership of the Finance team across Property & Revenue, Finance and Payroll functions. The role will coordinate and produce reports for financial management and financial control, budgeting, annual reporting and track investments/cash flow. Operating under the direction of the Director...