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Executive Officer, Catholic Diocese of Darwin (NT)

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  • Post Date : 8 July 2024
  • Apply Before : 22 July 2024
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Job Description

Executive Officer

Join our recently formed Aboriginal Catholic Ministry (ACM) team as Executive Officer

Catholic Diocese of Darwin
Darwin, NT | Full-Time

Are you an individual who thrives on improving organisational structures, capable of developing ground-up strategy and vision, with energy and passion for making a positive impact in the lives of others. The Catholic Diocese of Darwin is seeking an individual with organisational leadership experience to join the Aboriginal Catholic Ministry Team that includes two Aboriginal Leaders and an experienced Chaplain to work closely with leaders in locations across the NT.

Why You’ll Love This Role: 

  • Exciting newly created role based near the Botanic Gardens
  • Diverse Experience: Engage with teams and people across many locations
  • Purposeful Work: Assist in advancing lives through continuous review and development of this Aboriginal initiated initiative

About You: 

  • Experienced: Background in leadership within Aboriginal Community works
  • Motivated: Driven by initiative and generosity
  • Professional: Highly Organised and partnership focused
  • Sensitive: Developing effective relationships across a wide range of stakeholders
  • Responsible: Listening, Planning, Co-ordinating, and Review

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate ground-up visioning and strategy
  • Enhance leadership, structure, communication
  • Aid the development of an Aboriginal Voice for holistic decision making
  • Aid the development and resourcing of other new initiatives across a wide region
  • Assist the working team in prioritising, planning, supporting, reviewing
  • Providing high level organisational and administration support
  • Promote effective and evolving pastoral strategies

Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrated commitment to the Catholic Eucharistic Community
  • Intimate experience of working with Remote Communities
  • Proven successful leadership experience
  • Strong organisational skills and experience
  • Excellent collaboration and teamwork abilities
  • Developed interpersonal and communication skills

Apply Now: Submit your application via email to [email protected] or seek by COB Monday 22 July 2024. Include:

  • A covering letter.
  • Your current CV, including three referees (one being your current Parish Priest).
  • A response addressing the selection criteria.


Should you wish to have a confidential conversation about this position, please email [email protected] and you will be contacted.

Commitment to Safeguarding: The Catholic Diocese of Darwin is committed to the safety, wellbeing and dignity of all children and vulnerable adults. All employees must have a valid Working With Children Clearance.

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