Department of Regional NSW
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Education Officer Land Management

Education Officer Land Management

  • 500859
  • Agriculture
  • Education
  • Education And/Or Training
  • Temporary full time role for up to 3 years from appointment
  • Location – Paterson NSW
  • Salary ranging from $66,298 to $127,332 pa + super (Professional Officer Grade 1-4)
  • Excellent opportunity to make a difference to rural communities in NSW

Diversity and inclusion are core values of the Department of Regional NSW. We encourage applications from people with a range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. This includes differences in culture, gender, sexual orientation, language and disability status or other attributes. The Department of Regional NSW is a workplace where everyone is able to contribute and participate to their full potential, and we are proud to have a team that reflects the richness and complexity of the regional NSW communities we serve.

About the Role

This exciting role is responsible for coordinating statewide programs in both the delivery and development of the Conservation and Ecosystem Management and Indigenous Land Management training programs at Tocal College.

This role will involve the coordination and delivery of quality training and assessment services to both fulltime and part time students with a focus on the Certificate III in Conservation and Ecosystem Management, specialising in Indigenous Land Management.

Take a look at what some of the students have achieved at Tocal College.

Essential Requirements

  • We’re seeking someone with a Degree in Environmental Science /Land Management or a related field AND a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment or the ability to obtain the certificate within an agreed timeframe.
  • You’ll also need a current NSW Driver License with the ability and willingness to travel.
  • A current Working With Children Check is also an essential requirement of the position or willingness to obtain

Our ideal candidate will have the ability to coordinate and work with a range of stakeholders to identify training needs and ensure the continuous improvement of training activities. Your ability to deliver training in a variety of methods including online, face to face and to specific groups will be key to success.

About us

The Department of Regional NSW (DRNSW) was formed in April 2020 as a central agency for regional issues. At the Department, we are focused on creating a liveable, inclusive and sustainable New South Wales with thriving natural environments and strong primary industries. We are the stewards of our state’s physical and environmental assets - both natural and built - and we work hard every day to ensure New South Wales continues to flourish.

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) supports the development of profitable primary industries that create a more prosperous NSW and contributes to a better environment through the sustainable use of natural resources.

Within NSW DPI, Agriculture (DPI Ag) leads agricultural industry development through extension, science and research, industry policy and regulatory compliance functions to foster sustainable and economic agricultural industries.

Apply now and join us in the regions!

We have an open secret that we want to share with you. At the Department of Regional NSW, you can have it all.

  • Have an exceptional career where you live.
  • Work with your community, for your community.
  • Create a legacy using your specialist skills.

If this sounds like the perfect job for you, simply submit a cover letter and current resume outlining your experience and capabilities relevant to the role.

If you would like to hear more about this role please contact Sally Friis on

Alternatively, view the full role description.

Applications close on Tuesday 4 October 2022 at 11.55pm

A talent pool may be created from this recruitment action for ongoing and temporary roles of the same standard that may become available for filling over the next 18 months.

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