Victoria Region Schools Outreach Engagement Coordinator

Posted by Victoria Region, 5th March 2019
Location: N/A, Victoria
Applications close 23rd March 2019

EWB's School Outreach Program inspires school students to change the world by using science, technology, engineering and mathematics to address important global challenges surrounding areas such as water and sanitation, appropriate housing, renewable energy and digital access. We work closely with schools across Australia, curriculum authorities and educational organisations to enable students to:

  • Develop key engineering skills such as problem solving, critical thinking, time management and team work

  • Take part in sustainable development activities

  • Experience new skills and learnings in a friendly, collaborative and fun environment

  • Discover the work of professional engineers.

To support this growth, we are looking for another passionate School Outreach Coordinators to assist in managing the program in Victoria Region. Key Responsibilities of the role:

  •  Liaising with representatives from primary and secondary schools to setup and organise School Outreach workshops/opportunities

  • Communicating and delegating School Outreach workshops/opportunities to School Outreach Coordinators from university chapters

  • Managing schools contact lists and program calendar

  • Managing communication channels between National Office, Victoria region and university chapters

  • Ensuring feedback and evaluation data is reported for all School Outreach workshops conducted in Victoria Region

  • Engaging with partners/establishing new partnerships.

Attributes We’d Like to See:

  • Effective communicator

  • Exceptional organisational skills

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Previous involvement in School Outreach program / Experience with EWB

  • Experience in an organisational/administrative role (professionally, extra-curricular etc)

If interested in this role, please provide a 100-word summary outlining your suitability for the role, with your current CV.  Send through applications and any further queries to Jane Yu at: vic.schools@ewb.org.au.