Careers

Reconciliation Australia is a national independent not-for-profit organisation that promotes and facilitates reconciliation by building relationships, respect and trust between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and the wider Australian community.

Reconciliation Australia will provide you with a unique experience working in the not-for-profit sector. You will work closely with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous organisations, individuals, senior executives and working groups from a range of sectors.

If you would like to enquire about working with Reconciliation Australia, please email [email protected]

Career Vacancies

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Senior RAP Officer

This role works closely with the Program Manager to ensure organisations are prepared for success in the early stages of their RAP journey.
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Senior Human Resources Officer

The Senior Human resources Officer a broad range of HR services across the organisation, and be involved in various HR, and wider organisational development projects.
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Communications Officer

We are seeking an organised, creative, and enthusiastic team player to join our Communications and Engagement team at Reconciliation Australia.
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RAP Program Officer

The role works closely with new and existing RAP partners to ensure organisations are prepared for success in the early stages of their RAP journey.
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Paul Girrawah House

Paul Girrawah House has multiple First Nation ancestries from the South-East Canberra region, including the Ngambri-Ngurmal (Walgalu), Pajong (Gundungurra), Wallabollooa (Ngunnawal) and Erambie/Brungle (Wiradyuri) family groups.

Paul acknowledges his diverse First Nation history, he particularly identifies as a descendant of Onyong aka Jindoomang from Weereewaa (Lake George) and Henry ‘Black Harry’ Williams from Namadgi who were both multilingual, essentially Walgalu-Ngunnawal-Wiradjuri speaking warriors and Ngunnawal–Wallaballooa man William Lane aka ‘Billy the Bull’ - Murrjinille.

Paul was born at the old Canberra hospital in the centre of his ancestral country and strongly acknowledges his First Nation matriarch ancestors, in particular his mother Dr Aunty Matilda House-Williams and grandmother, Ms Pearl Simpson-Wedge.

Paul completed a Bachelor of Community Management from Macquarie University, and Graduate Certificate in Wiradjuri Language, Culture and Heritage and Management from CSU.

Paul provided the Welcome to Country for the 47th Opening of Federal Parliament in 2022. Paul is Board Director, Ngambri Local Aboriginal Land Council, Member Indigenous Reference Group, National Museum of Australia and Australian Government Voice Referendum Engagement Group.  

Paul works on country with the ANU, First Nations Portfolio as a Senior Community Engagement Officer

Acknowledgement of Country

Reconciliation Australia acknowledges Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing  connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders past and present. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website contains images or names of people who have passed away.

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