• Salary: $80,000 – $85,000 pa. package (includes super + $100 per night travel bonus for remote travel) 
  • Sydney CBD office- based position with 70-80 nights of travel to the region per year
  • 6 weeks paid annual leave + days in lieu

Role Outline

The Operations Manager is directly responsible for implementing all aspects of Red Earth’s Immersion Program in a region. The Operations Manager’s role has five main components:

  1. Building and maintaining strong relationships with Traditional Owners of homelands & communities in the region:
    • Working with Traditional Owners to plan immersion itineraries
    • Organising community skill development & training workshops for the regional community partners, where needed and requested
    • Providing constructive feedback to the region’s community partners
    • Discovering and onboarding new homelands with whom to partner
  2. Managing equipment, resources & logistics in the region
  3. Overseeing immersions in the region including:
    • Managing the immersion leaders
    • Managing other Red Earth employees and volunteers in the region
  4. Preparing Regional Immersion documentation including:
    • Immersion Program documents
    • Working with the Regional team to prepare service projects
    • Development and maintenance of risk assessments in conjunction with the Head of Operations
  5. Liaising with the Program Manager to organise immersion bookings

The role will primarily be office based, however there is about 80 days of travel your responsible region in order to foster close working relationships with our community partners and work on the ground delivering exceptional immersions.  Ideally, the Operations Manager will have great interpersonal skills and be able to work in both an office and field environment with a variety of stakeholders.

Salary Package

  • $80,000 – $85,000 p.a. package including superannuation (includes $100 per night travel bonus for remote travel)
  • 6 weeks paid annual leave + days in lieu

How to Apply

To apply for this position, email your CV and a Cover Letter to: Stuart Gregg stuart@redearth.edu.au; and Nick Brown-Graham,  nick@redearth.edu.au

For more information, please see full position description.

Applications close: Friday, 3rd December 2021 at 5.00pm.