Campaign Project Officer – Far North QLD

DUTIES: Working under the direction of the National Campaign Manager, the CPO is responsible for: Planning, organisation and administration of the Campaign Budget Implementing the 3 phases of the Campaign Managing the household Literacy Survey Socialisation and Mobilisation of the Campaign in community, with organisations and service providers and establishing a local Campaign Working...

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Campaign Project Officer – Central Australia

DUTIES: Working under the direction of the National Campaign Manager, the CPO is responsible for: Planning, organisation and administration of the Campaign Budget Implementing the 3 phases of the Campaign Managing the household Literacy Survey Socialisation and Mobilisation of the Campaign in community, with organisations and service providers and establishing a local Campaign Working...

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Campaign Project Officer – Western NSW

DUTIES: Working under the direction of the National Campaign Manager, the CPO is responsible for: Planning, organisation and administration of the Campaign Budget Implementing the 3 phases of the Campaign Managing the household Literacy Survey Socialisation and Mobilisation of the Campaign in community, with organisations and service providers and establishing a local Campaign Working...

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Indigenous Literacy Day 2020

Show your support for people learning to read and write on Indigenous Literacy Day 2020, September 2. Did you know more than 60% of Aboriginal adults we have surveyed indicate they have only very basic levels of literacy, and would struggle to write or read a sentence? Literacy for Life Foundation is working to...

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SBS outlines success

SBS have recently featured the work of Literacy for Life Foundation, outlining excellent results achieved in regional NSW. The below extract is taken from the article How Literacy Classes Have Transformed a Town, by Gemma Wilson. Today in Collarenebri, it’s not unusual to walk past the red shed in town and see Indigenous elders...

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NAIDOC 2020

New dates have been announced for NAIDOC week. Celebrations will be held from the 8th to the 15h of November. The announcement comes after the National NAIDOC Committee had to postpone NAIDOC Week 2020 (5 July – 12 July) in the interest of safety for our communities due to COVID 19. NAIDOC Week 2020...

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South West Sydney celebrates students

A further ten adults have graduated with newly improved reading and writing skills after completing Literacy for Life Foundation’s Aboriginal Adult Literacy Campaign in Sydney. The Foundation’s Executive Director, Jack Beetson, congratulated all involved. “These results are only possible because people have worked hard for each other. I particularly want to congratulate the students...

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First NT Class Graduates Adult Literacy Campaign

The community of Ltyentye Apurte has come together to celebrate the achievement of the first Northern Territory graduates of Literacy for Life Foundation’s Aboriginal Adult Literacy Campaign. Five students were honoured at the graduation ceremony, held in the community on November 27. Literacy for Life Foundation Executive Director, Jack Beetson, says the achievement is...

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