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Job Vacancy - Project Officer, First Nations Histories @ HCNSW. The position is for two days (16 hrs) a week for 35 weeks, with a possibility of extension subject to funding. Applications close @ 5 pm, Tuesday, 28 September 2021. Find out more/apply:

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