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Indigenous Jobs in the Bush So where are they? (this presentation has been abbreviated because of the file size) Angi Peters Manager – Nyangatjatjara Job Futures 5 years experience in Job Network Industry – various roles 2 years experience with remote Indigenous

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Indigenous Jobs in the Bush

So where are they?

(this presentation has been abbreviated because of the file size)


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Angi Peters

  • Manager – Nyangatjatjara Job Futures

  • 5 years experience in Job Network Industry – various roles

  • 2 years experience with remote Indigenous

  • Since Jan 2004 built up to 7 Staff

    • Half Indigenous

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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Overview

  • Nyangatjatjara Aboriginal Corporation – Executive

  • Nyangatjatjara Aboriginal Corporation Staff

  • Our Organisation

  • Projects

  • Other Activities

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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To Alice Springs

Imanpa to Alice Springs 250 Km

Docker River to Alice Springs 750 Km

Mutitjulu To Alice Springs 450 Km

To Adelaide

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Nyangatjatjara Aboriginal Corporation, Executive

Clive Shaw

Sidney James

Jeffrey Mumu

Malya Teamay

Chairman

David Wongway

Graeme Calma

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Nyangatjatjara Job Network Staff

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Our Organisation – How it works…

Nyangatjatjara Aboriginal Corporation

College

Job Network

Green Corps

Juvenile Diversion Unit

Accredited Training

Training, Placements & Post Placement Support

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Job Network Offices

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Projects

  • Docker River Camel Project

  • Personal Development Training

  • Skills Training

  • Imanpa Silk Screen Project

  • Cultural Training

  • Advanced Personal Management

  • Other Training…

  • Other Activities…

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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Projects

Docker River Camel Project

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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Docker River Camel Project

  • Funding from Winery

  • Positive employment for 6 at a time

    • Through a pool of 15 workers

  • “Western Desert Highway Pty Ltd” owned by Docker River Community

  • In recess at the moment pending discussions with other businesses

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Camel Project Team

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Projects

Personal Development Training

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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Personal Development…

  • Assisting JobSeekers to become Job Ready

  • Basic Hygiene

    • Wash Clothes – quantities of laundry powder

    • OHS

  • Personal presentation – Hair, nails, clothing

  • Awareness of Employer requirements

  • Budgeting

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Projects

Skills Training

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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Skills Training…

  • In all 3 Communities

  • Training in OHS issues

    • Backhoe

    • Chainsaw

    • Bob Cat – Skid Steer

  • Gained Certificates of Competency

  • Some are now directly employed in their respective Communities, Voyages and Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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Skills TrainingMutitjulu Community

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Skills TrainingDocker River Community(this presentaion has been abbreviated because of the file size)

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The Future

  • 448 Job Seekers referred to us

  • 113 Placements in the last 12 months

    • 42 are still in a Placement

  • Approached each Community for larger office space.

  • Ongoing Driver Education

  • Ongoing Job Network Training

National Conference 5 Sept 2005


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Jobs in the Bush …

  • Getting to know the Locals

  • Earning their Trust – once earned, don’t betray it

  • Increasing their awareness of available Training services

  • Finding out Job Seekers needs/interests in training

  • Screening suitable Trainers for Remote Work

  • Ongoing communications with potential employers & their needs

  • Continuity of Staff in Remote Communities

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Jobs in the Bush (cont’d)

  • Be prepared to “go the extra mile”

  • Treat remote Indigenous with the same respect as you would expect yourself

  • Take time out to learn their Culture

  • Setting guidelines / limitations

  • Non Indigenous & Indigenous Staff having a Positive Support Network in place

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Jobs in the Bush (cont’d)

  • Qualifications may be superfluous

  • A compassionate nature

  • Willingness to help

  • Non-judgemental

  • Open minded – embrace Indigenous Culture

  • “We can both learn from each other …”

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Jobs in the Bush…

So where are they?

Questions?

Discussions…

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Thank youfor your participation…

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