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Senior Advisor, Practice Development

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:
This is an opportunity to work with a talented and committed Practice Leadership team responsible for building models of good practice prevention, and implementing strategies for supporting country-wide emerging prevention workforce and systems. The role will work closely with our Marketing and Communications team to support the development and delivery of campaigns through providing practice expertise, knowledge and through developing, disseminating and integrating high quality tools and resources to aid prevention practice across Australia.

Our Watch is open to job share and flexible working arrangements. We would also support a secondment arrangement and the opportunity for knowledge and skills exchange this provides with other organisations.
 
About you:
You will have significant 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. 
 
How to apply 
Download a full copy of the Position Description here. 
 
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. Please indicate your familiarity with Our Watch’s framework for primary prevention of violence against women. 
  • Resume
Please note the closing date for applications is 16th July, 2018, 8am.
 
Interviews are expected to be held on the 19th or 20th of July.  
 
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