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Senior Advisor, Practice Leadership (National Media Engagement)

Our Watch is a national, independent not for profit organisation established in 2013 to drive nationwide change in the culture, behaviours and attitudes that lead to violence against women and their children.  Our vision is an Australia where women and their children live free from all forms of violence.  Our mandate is to stop violence before it happens, and our purpose is to provide national leadership to prevent all forms of violence against women and their children.  Our work is based on sound research and strong and diverse partnerships. 
 
About the role:
An exciting opportunity now exists to be a part of the Our Watch Practice Leadership team. This team is responsible for increasing the national capacity (both quantity and quality) for effective primary prevention of violence against women and their children.  Working closely with a cross- organisational team this role will provide practice expertise in the development, dissemination and integration of high quality training tools and resources to aid prevention practice within the media setting across Australia. This role will particularly focus on survivor advocacy within media.
 
This role is part-time 0.6 EFT with flexibility with regards to the spread of hours- potential for increase in hours dependant on funding.
 
About you:
We are looking for someone with prevention practice experience, project development and management experience, strong stakeholder engagement and partnership skills, experience in training development and delivery, familiarity with evidence-based resource development and the ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.
 
Click here to download the full Position Description. 
 
How to apply for this job
Email your application to recruitment@ourwatch.org.au , consisting of:
  • Cover letter outlining your interest in the role, inclusive of a statement against the Skills and Qualifications criteria in the Position Description.
  • Resume
For further information regarding this role please contact Scott Holmes via scott.holmes@ourwatch.org.au.

Please note the closing date for applications is 5pm September 6th 2018.
 
Our Watch recognises and values diversity amongst its staff and strongly encourages suitably qualified people from all backgrounds, especially people who have a strong understanding of intersectionality either by working with diverse population groups or a lived experience.
 
More information about Our Watch’s vision, purpose and work areas can be found in our Strategic Plan and other documents, available on our website: www.ourwatch.org.au