Tangentyere Council is a community controlled Public Benevolent Institution delivering human services and social enterprise activities for the benefit of Aboriginal people from the Town Camps and Central Australia.

First incorporated in 1979, the organisation was a finalist in the 2016 Reconciliation Australia, Indigenous Governance Awards and is one of the 15-20 biggest Aboriginal Corporations in Australia.

The Council offers 6 Weeks Annual Leave


Level: 2.1

Salary: 53,618 per annum/pro rata


Hours/Employment Status: 20hrs per week

HIPPY Alice Springs is currently seeking someone to join our team.

The Tangentyere Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngsters (HIPPY) is a free, two year home based parenting and early childhood enrichment program that helps children and parents with school readiness.  HIPPY encourages families to learn together, providing children and their families with a structured, education-focused program that lays the foundations for success at school, including child literacy, numeracy and language skills as well as physical skills.

HIPPY Tutors are parents or carers involved in HIPPY, either currently or in the past 12 months. HIPPY Tutors are employed for a maximum of two years to provide peer support and deliver the HIPPY program to families through practicing activities with them. The Tangentyere HIPPY Program will be led by the HIPPY Team Leader who trains and supervises Home Tutors who visit parents in their home as set out in the HIPPY Manual.

This is a part time position. 20 hours per week, within school hours. Previous participation in the HIPPY Program preffered but not essential. Must have current driver’s licence and ochre card. Position training provided.


This position requires a satisfactory Police Check and Ochre Card.

Applications must address the Selection Criteria and include a Curriculum Vitae with nominated referees.

A suitable applicant may be appointed prior to closing date.

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Closing Date: April 3, 2020

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