Horticulturalist - Fitzroy Crossing
at Marra Worra Worra Aboriginal Corporation (MWW)
Marra Worra Worra Aboriginal Corporation (MWW) is the oldest and largest Aboriginal Resource Agency in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Our primary aim is to provide support services to existing and emerging groups in the Fitzroy Valley; assisting in the areas of Employment, Housing, School Attendance and Financial services to promote Aboriginal employment, opportunities, well-being and financial growth.
MWW administers the Community Development Program (CDP) for over 800 job seekers throughout 32 remote Aboriginal communities in the Fitzroy Valley. We currently have a vacancy for Horticulturalist in our CDP team.
About the Role:
This role is responsible for assisting our remote communities establish their own sustainable fruit, vegetable, and bush tucker gardens.
The successful applicant will have a passion for gardening and teaching, with a minimum of 5 years general horticulturalist experience (preferably turf, nursery, vegetable, and fruit growing). You will also have experience working with regional or remote communities and/or diverse cultures.
What’s on Offer?
As an employee at MWW, we offer:
- Competitive remuneration
- A safe and sustainable workplace
- Equal opportunity employment
- Training opportunities
- A social club, gym and subsidised accommodation
- 5 weeks paid annual leave and 17.5% leave loading
This is an excellent opportunity to make a tangible contribution to indigenous communities whilst advancing your career and enhancing your cultural knowledge. If you are interested in this unique opportunity in the heart of the stunning Kimberley region of WA please apply now!