Cultural Awareness Assistant – Casual Employment Register

$56,640 - $61,069 yearly
  • Tasmanian Government - Education
  • Tasmania, Australia
  • 28 Dec, 2021
Contractor Administrative and other Support Services

Job Description

Applications close: AEST
Award/Classification: Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 2
Salary: $56,640.00 to $61,069.00 per annum, pro rata
Employment Type: Fixed-term, casual
Region: South, North, North West, East, Statewide


A fixed-term employment register is not a vacancy and inclusion on a register does not guarantee any offer of employment will be made.

This Register may be used to fill roles that become available in various locations statewide for a specified fixed term period up to 12 months on a casual basis. Please record your details on the register to express your interest.

Working at TasTAFE
TasTAFE plays an important role in Tasmania’s growing economy, and employs over 800 staff to undertake a range of specialist roles including vocational education teachers/trainers, student support staff, administrative and clerical staff, librarians, facility attendants and more!

Our skilled employees live and work in the very communities that benefit from the skills, education and training we provide, and we’re always on the lookout for people who are as passionate about teaching and training as we are!

The Role
The role will provide assistance to the Aboriginal VET Officer(s) to support the delivery of the From Gumnuts to Buttons workshop and/or other Aboriginal cultural awareness program provisions.

Essential Requirements

  • Current Registration to Work with Vulnerable People

The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 requires persons undertaking work in a regulated activity to be registered. A regulated activity is a child related service or activity defined in the Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Regulations 2014. This registration must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of this may be checked at any time during employment.

The Head of the State Service has determined that this position is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identified position and that it can only be filled by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people in accordance with Employment Direction No.10 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tagged and Identified Positions

To be eligible to be placed on the Register, you must be an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person.

As of 1 July 2016, there is a new process for determining eligibility for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander programs and services.

To be considered eligible, you must:

  • have Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander ancestry;
  • self-identify as an Aboriginal person and/or Torres Strait Islander; and
  • be recognised as an Aboriginal person and/or Torres Strait Islander by the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community in which you live or have lived.

Please complete the Aboriginal Eligibility Form and include it within your application.

Associated Documents

Cultural Awareness Assistant - B2 - Generic.docx
Cultural Awareness Assistant - B2 - Generic.pdf
Advice to Applicants - TasTAFE.doc
Advice to Applicants - TasTAFE.pdf
Aboriginal Eligibility Form.pdf

How to Apply
Applicants wishing to be registered for employment need to register online via the Apply Now button.

If you have any difficulty uploading your application or require additional information, please contact Employee Relations, email, phone (03) 6165 6377.


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School Type


Job Closing Date

01 Jan, 2023