Policy Officer Part-time, fixed term position - 2 days/week (0.4 FTE) Sydney
Scarlet Alliance, Australian Sex Workers Association Inc., is the national peak body representing sex workers and sex worker organisations, projects, groups and networks. Scarlet Alliance are seeking a policy officer with the aim to support Scarlet alliance's capacity to effectively inform policy development in relation to sex work and related issues, and to progress Scarlet Alliance's advocacy work.The Policy Officer will work on reviewing, revising and updating key existing Scarlet Alliance resources in relation to BBVs and STIs in consultation with Scarlet Alliance membership. The position aims to ensure sex work policy, resources and laws are evidence based, peer reviewed and informed by the experiences of sex workers.
This is a fixed term position until November 2017 subject to ongoing funding and organisational change.This two day per week part-time fixed term position (0.4 FTE) will be paid at pro-rata of Grade 6 ($38.35 per hour, $75,779.60 per annum). Salary packaging is available. Sex work experience and a demonstrated understanding of issues affecting sex workers in Australia are an essential requirement for this position.
Applications addressing the selection criteria along with a current CV, at least two (2) referees, and two (2) examples of writing must be received by close of business on 13th September, 2016. The full application kit is available: http://www.scarletalliance.org.au/library/APPLIC_KIT_POLICY_24AUG16
If you are interested in the position but unsure whether you meet the selection criteria please call Jules on 02 9517 2577.