Team Leader, Youth and Community Safety Community Consulting Australia


These are fixed term contract residential positions living and working in remote communities across Central Australia. We are conducting a national talent search and are offering generous relocation assistance and subsidised housing to the successful candidates as part of their package.

Our organisation, Community Consulting Australia are managing an exciting recruitment project for a new Youth, Sports and Recreation Program based across Central Australia. 

Our client delivers community services which respond to the needs and aspirations of their local communities in remote Central Australia. They have recently been awarded the contract to deliver Youth, Sports and Recreation services (YSR) across the remote communities of Yuendumu, Lajamanu, Willowra and Nyirripi and have existing community programs in place in Yuelamu, Laramba, Atitjere, Ti Tree and Engawala.

This YSR Program has created multiple fixed term contract employment opportunities including 4 x Team Leaders positions within the communities of Lajamanu, Nyirripi, Willowra and Yuendumu. 

As Team Leader, you will be responsible for managing a local, service delivery team and engaging with the local community and stakeholders to develop place-based solutions in the successful delivery of Youth, Sports and recreation activities, along with developing strategies to achieve and deliver these goals.

You will lead from the front, display excellent communication skills and have extensive experience in the planning and delivery of community based program activities, managing rosters and staff training and development.

We are seeking expressions of interest from candidates with a broad range of experience, particularly with a youth and community services / development background, other areas of experience where there could be a potentially good fit include case management and social work. 

Applicants with Certificate IV or Diploma level qualifications, particularly within youth services, sport, training or community services and development will be held in high regard.

The personal qualities for these positions include social inclusion, relationship building, resilience, autonomy and compassion, you will have a collaborative approach to community based activities and have the ability to engage, listen, create and deliver a highly relational service to the local communities that you live and work in.

If you are a passionate advocate for aboriginal advancement, employment and self-determination and have the motivation and commitment to experience living and working in a remote community then we may have the right opportunity within your skill set for you to be an integral part of the service delivery team.

The successful candidates will be offered an excellent salary and benefits package including relocation assistance, subsidised and furnished staff accommodation and remote working allowances.

To be considered for one of these exciting opportunities you must have Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency or full time work rights in Australia and be willing to obtain the relevant clearances and checks that are associated with these positions.

For expressions of interest and application submissions or to request a Candidate Information Pack please forward all enquiries to [email protected]

Applications will be reviewed as they are received, if you have genuine interest in these great opportunities please submit your resume ASAP and our recruitment project team will be in touch.



Community Consulting Australia

Job Salary

Full time