Current Vacancies

PBC Support Officer REF : 1702

Located in East Perth, the Central Desert Group is committed to achieving the best native title outcomes for the Traditional Owners of the Central Desert region of Western Australia and to assisting our clients to use their traditional lands to fulfil their highest social, cultural and economic aspirations.

As part of the Central Desert Group, Desert Support Services Pty Ltd (DSS) provide a range of services that are geared towards supporting Aboriginal Corporations to achieve a sustainable and independent future, focusing on building capacity by empowering local and regional decision making.

Office Base: East Perth

Purpose of Role:

We are seeking applications for the role of Prescribed Body Corporate (PBC) Support Officer to work closely with and support our PBC clients to progress and manage their business.

The PBC Support Officer is an important ‘front line’ position that provides a direct interface between PBC clients, the company, other service providers and PBC stakeholders.

If you are dynamic team player; have excellent facilitation and multi-tasking skills; are relationship and outcome focused; have experience in working alongside traditional owner groups and have excellent problem solving, organisational, writing and inter-personal communication skills; then this job could be for you!

The successful person will be based in our Perth office and be available to travel to remote desert communities.

For a full employment package with detailed Duty Statement and Selection Criteria for this position, please contact Emma Thompson on (08) 9425 2099.

Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

  1. Contact Emma Thompson on (08) 9425 2099 to receive a Duty Statement and Selection Criteria. This contains salary information.
  2. Provide a written response to each of the areas on the Selection Criteria*.
  3. Upload your Resume and your completed Selection Criteria to the appropriate sections in the 'Application Form' below and complete the other fields as required.
  4. Press the 'Submit' button in the bottom, right corner to send your application.

*Applications that do not include a completed Selection Criteria, will not be accepted.

See 'Selection Criteria' below if you need tips or assistance.

Applications close Thursday 30th March 2017, 4.00 pm (WST).


Selection Criteria

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Anthropologists wishing to express their interest in being placed on our Consultants Register, should complete read and complete the following forms: Consultant Information Sheet and  Consultant EoI Form  and attach this form to the ‘Application Form’ template below.

Applications for the Consultant Register from Anthropologists are presented to the Senior Anthropologist for their consideration.

Lawyers wishing to place themselves on our Consultant Register are to complete the Consultant EoI form and attach this and their Resume to the ‘Application Form’ template below.

Applications from lawyers are passed on to our senior legal staff for their consideration.


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