Literacy for Life Foundation 2021 photos

Photo 1: Tennant Creek students taking part in digital literacy training, supported by Literacy for Life Foundation co-ordinator Alera Foster. Photo courtesy Stefan Carrillo. Photo 2: Tennant Creek digital literacy class. Photo courtesy Stefan Carrillo. Photo 3: Yarrabah Graduation Day. Photo courtesy Leanne Hardy. Photo 4: Yarrabah graduate Geraldine (second from left) – “One...

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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. DUTIES: Working under the direction of the National Campaign Manager,...

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A message from Jack Beetson

When our students graduate it’s emotional. Tears were flowing when Violet (second from the right) graduated in the NSW town of Collarenebri. Violet, 53, was born deaf. And she missed out on learning to read and write at school. You can imagine how isolated you’d feel if you had so few ways to communicate....

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Launch in Yarrabah, QLD

A Campaign aiming to help adults improve their English language reading and writing will launch in Yarrabah today. Aboriginal not-for-profit, Literacy for Life Foundation, is coordinating the Yes, I Can! Campaign, which is led by the local community and funded by the Queensland Government. The format is based on an innovative approach to teaching...

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Indigenous Literacy Day 2021

Show your support for people learning to read and write on Indigenous Literacy Day 2021, September 1. 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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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 – 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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