Gadigal Information Service Aboriginal Corporation (GIS) is a not-for profit organisation based in Redfern. GIS is a leading Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander media and arts organisation and home to Koori Radio 93.7FM, Yabun Festival, Klub Koori, Kameygal Recording Studio and the YBD (Young, Black & Deadly) youth mentorship program.
Our projects promote an understanding and appreciation of our cultures both locally and nationally. Please check out our current employment opportunitIes (listed below) and if you want to keep up on what is happening at GIS be sure to join our monthly newsletter!
Strategic and Operational Management
The General Manager will lead a team of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander media arts professionals to deliver strategic and operational goals as outlined in the GIS Business Plan.
This position must strive to maintain the work environment, reputation, the financial viability of Gadigal and to balance competing demands to deliver Gadigal’s objectives as agreed by the Board of Directors.
Relevant tertiary qualifications or relevant industry experience
Experience in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander media or arts organisations
Demonstrated self-motivator and team builder
Demonstrated outstanding verbal, written, and interpersonal communications skills
Demonstrated sound negotiating skills, particularly with governments and potential philanthropic partners
Demonstrated organisational, business and administrative capabilities with particular emphasis on strategic and forward planning, problem solving, and time management
Demonstrated sound ethical values, including in relation to relevant legislation
Computer literate and current NSW Drivers licence
37.5 hours per week(12 month contract)
$89,718 Salary Package
You must obtain an employment package and lodge application to GIS Chairperson, Peta-Joy Williams by Close of Business Friday, 9 March 2018 (AEST)
Email email@example.com or call (02) 9384 4000 to obtain employment package and lodge applications.
Koori Radio 93.7FM are currently seeking three (3) interns to gain the experience in media and communications, journalism and broadcasting with our flagship programs.
Please note that the roles are unpaid training positions over a twelve month period (during semesters).
Candidates will be given the opportunity to learn and develop their skills in line with their educational background. The following opportunities are available:
1. Brekky Co-host/Producer
This position is responsible for co-producing and co-hosting the Brekky Show. The Brekky show broadcasts from Monday to Friday, 7am to 9am, and is a relevant and interesting program.
Presenting a healthy mix of Indigenous music, news, traffic and weather reports, hot topics for discussions and interviews to make our listeners wake up with a smile. The candidate will be required to be on-air co-hosting from 7am to 9am.
We are willing to be flexible for the co-producing hours to work with the schedule of the candidate. There will be a minimum of 1 hour per day (Mon to Fri) co-producing training.
2. Blackchat Researcher/Producer
This position is responsible for identifying, and researching content for the Blackchat Program.
The Blackchat Program broadcasts from Monday to Friday, 9am to 12pm (noon), and provides an informative high quality radio program, covering the latest news, breaking stories and positive community stories or outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and people.
The candidate will be required to be available for a minimum of 3 hours per day (Mon to Fri). The hours are flexible to meet your schedule, however the working hours must be between 8am to 4pm.
3. Making Tracks Co-Host/Producer
This position is responsible for co-hosting and co-producing the Making Tracks Show. The Making Tracks Show broadcasts from Monday to Thursday 3pm to 6pm and Fridays, 3pm to 4pm.
The Making Tracks Program is an informative high quality program, covering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts and culture and is a light entertainment program.
The candidate will be required to be on-air co-hosting for a minimum of 1 hour per day (Mon to Fri) (may increase depending on the schedule of the candidate). The co-producing hours are flexible to meet your schedule, however the working hours must be between 1pm to 6pm. You will be required to commit to a minimum of 1 hour co-producing per day (Mon to Fri).
To be selected for any of the above Internship Positions you will be able to demonstrate the following:
Qualification in Media and Communications, and/or Journalism or working towards
Ability to identify and source content for programs
Research local and national news and current affairs facing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities
Adequate understanding and appreciation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures
Ability to work in a team and individually
Keen to learn
A can-do attitude
As a candidate you will benefit by:
Developing your experience by learning the ropes from radio broadcasting professionals
Offering value and creativity to the team
Training in the use of software, studio operations and production
Professional growth while still at university. Bridging the gap between education and landing a great job
Briefed and experience on editorial policies and code and ethics of broadcasting
Working in a relaxed yet professional working environment
Building networks within the industry
If you are interested in an Internship, please email Jodie Choolburra at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (02) 9384 4000.
All applications will need to submit a cover letter identifying your skills, knowledge and interest in the position (no longer then two pages), and attach a current resume.
Applications close 5pm (AEST), Friday 16th March 2018.
Arts Development Coordinator
This position is responsible for the delivery of high quality arts and cultural programs. The Arts Development Coordinator leads the artist development sector of GIS. Projects include Klub Koori, Young, Black and Deadly and other arts and cultural events as required.
The position manages the delivery of outcomes as outlined in the strategic plans, funding agreements, and GIS Business Plan. This positon works Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 5:30pm. This is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identified position.
37.5 hours per week (12 month contract)
$60,500 Salary Package
You must obtain an employment package and lodge application to Jodie Choolburra by Close of Business Monday, 19 March 2018 at 5:00PM (AEST)
Email email@example.com or call (02) 9384 4000 to obtain employment package and lodge applications.