About the role

Coordinator Research and Evaluation Package

In light of Wungening’s recent extensive growth, and as part of the organisation’s ongoing quality improvement processes, we are in the process of establishing mechanisms to understand how effectively the programs delivered by Wungening are delivering outcomes and meeting their intended goals; and what our impact is. To achieve this we seek to establish culturally secure research and evaluation as integrated parts of program delivery and to implement an impact measurement framework.

This position will develop ways to establish and communicate Wungening’s evidence base by coordinating the design and implementation of research and evaluation projects.

Skills and experience

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification, preferably post graduate degree in, for example, social sciences, social research, social impact measurement, evaluation etc.
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of First Australian cultures and societies from a historical perspective and the issues which impact upon them in contemporary society.
  • Demonstrated experience evaluating programs/services, including Aboriginal programs.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply participatory action research and culturally responsive, values based empowerment evaluation processes and methods that strengthens capacity and supports cultural, social and emotional wellbeing.
  • Demonstrated experience translating research findings into action, promoting and informing best practice through transfer of knowledge; and building an evidence base.
  • Well-developed interpersonal communication skills and the ability to produce written and visual reports.
  • Excellent computer skills including the MS Office suite.

How to apply

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Contacts for enquiries

If you would like to discuss the application, please contact Lindey Andrews on 0400 417 343 or via email [email protected]

Wungening Aboriginal Corporation reserves the right to appoint this position prior to the application closing date or by invitation