Program Leader - Child Health and Development Centre (CHaD)
Alice Springs, NT
  • Base Salary: $57, 583 - $59,592 (p.a.)
  • Total Effective Package: $75,639 - $76,759 (p.a.)*
  • Full Time, Maximum Term contract


Working with Central Australian Aboriginal Congress not only offers rewarding career options, but a wide range of employee benefits including;

  • Competitive salaries
  • Six (6) weeks' annual leave
  • Generous salary packaging
  • A strong commitment to Professional Development
  • Access to the Congress health services for you and your family at no cost
  • District allowance and Remote Benefits

About the role


We are looking for a Program Leader to join our team at our Child Health and Development Centre (CHaD).


To be eligible for this above position, you must have experience in a similar role as a Program Leader with a focus on programming and development, creative and stimulating room design and be well presented and communicate effectively.


The CHaD Program Leader delivers quality early childhood education, health and development programs to children using children’s first language based on the Abecedarian Approach Australia (3a) within a culturally secure framework. The position focuses on the implementation of a culturally rich environment that includes the use of Aboriginal languages of children in the centre, games, activities and songs.


Congress has a strong focus on cultural safety and working within a bi-cultural model. The Centre ensures the delivery of supportive, culturally appropriate primary healthcare and build on existing positive relationships with Aboriginal families to ensure; regular family engagement, increased enrolments, and increased children’s participation and attendance.




For more information on the position please contact CHaD Manager, Tuki Mutami on 0429577850


Applications will close when a suitable applicant is found


*Total effective package includes: base salary, district allowance, superannuation, leave loading, and estimated tax saving from salary packaging options.


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