NTPS ATSI employee forum

The Northern Territory Public Service (NTPS) Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) Employee Forum is  a key initiative within the NTPS Indigenous Employment and Career Development Strategy 2015-2020.

The forum focuses on exploring current issues and challenges affecting ATSI employees within the NTPS. It also provides participants with the opportunity to discuss and contribute ideas into future employment and career development initiatives across the sector.

About the 2016 forum

The first forum was held in Darwin on 25 October 2016, with 122 employees attending. Participants represented 16 agencies and were from a range of locations including Darwin, Alice Springs, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Nhulunbuy, Groote Eylandt, Wadeye, Maningrida, Mataranka, Batchelor, Mary River, Timber Creek and Yuendumu.

Participants ranged in classification from entry level through to executive.

The main topics for the 2016 forum were:

  • cross cultural training
  • career development
  • attraction and retention initiatives.

Read the 2016 forum agenda (30.7 kb).

Read the 2016 forum report (1.7 mb).

For further information or to register for the NTPS ATSI employee mailing list, please contact the IECD Division:

Phone: (08) 8999 4118

Email: iecds.ntg@nt.gov.au

Last updated: 18 January 2017