Language, Literacy, Numeracy Specialist – Tennant Creek

Language, Literacy & Numeracy Specialist – Tennant Creek

Salary & conditions:            

Base salary $80,000 full-time contract (part-time pro-rata can be negotiated) plus superannuation.

Salary sacrificing available.

25 days annual leave pro rata and rostered day off every 6 weeks.

Some assistance for housing available.


Working under the direction of the National Campaign Manager, the LLN Specialist is responsible to work on the Aboriginal Adult Literacy Campaign:

  • Being trained in the ‘Yes I Can’ (YIC) adult literacy method
  • Implementing the YIC and Post Literacy phases of the Campaign
  • Contributing to ongoing socialisation and mobilisation of the Campaign in the community with organisations and service providers and participating in the local Campaign Steering Group
  • Oversighting the classroom and daily training of classroom facilitators in lesson preparation, delivery and monitoring student progress
  • Supporting students to consolidate foundation skills throughout Phase 3 Post Literacy
  • Oversighting the reporting of classroom data and mentoring local staff in this role
  • Providing progress reports to the CPO & National Campaign Manager
  • Other duties as required by the Executive Director



  • Experience in adult education, community development or language, literacy, numeracy and digital literacy (LLND) training with relevant tertiary qualification in one of these areas or equivalent
  • Experience working with First Nations peoples and/or remote communities
  • Sound administrative, communication and computing skills


  • ESL qualifications and/or experience

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. Please send a covering letter and resume to [email protected]