Australia Awards – Papua New Guinea is designed to promote knowledge, leadership and enduring ties between Australia and PNG. It aims to build knowledge and skills to address PNG’s economic and development challenges through international scholarships to Australia, and the provision of in-PNG scholarships.
It offers the next generation of leaders in Papua New Guinea opportunities to acquire professional and technical knowledge and skills relevant to the priorities of the Government of PNG. The program fosters people-to-people links between Australia and PNG and ensures opportunities are provided for women, people with disabilities and people from remote locations. In this next phase, the Awards program will focus on supporting alumni to use their skills, knowledge and networks to drive change and innovation.
Australia Awards – PNG includes three study options:
To deliver Australia Awards outcomes, there are four streams: Australia Awards; PNG and Pacific Awards; Outreach and Alumni; and Professional Development and Partnerships. Australia Awards – PNG is managed by Coffey, a Tetra Tech company, on behalf of the Australian Government.
How to apply:
For a detailed position description and to apply for this position, please visit www.coffey.com/careers and search for the job reference number 495023.
Applications close 10am (PNG time) Friday 23rd December 2016.
For further enquiries please contact: email@example.com.
Reporting to the Professional Development and Partnerships Manager, the Fellowships Specialist will support the quality implementation of all Fellowships operations. In cooperation with the Manager, the key responsibilities include:
The ideal candidate will have tertiary qualifications in Administration, Human Resource Development, Education or Project Management in international development context. A knowledge of the Government of Papua New Guinea, its structure and reform agenda as well as policies and systems that relate to Human Resources and Training as well as understanding of the Australian Higher Education Sector will be required. Candidates will have demonstrated experience in managing a small team, have high level inter-personal and communication skills for building and maintaining relationships internally and externally. Experience in Australia Awards Short Courses/Fellowships is highly desirable.