Research Intern, Local Government Employee Attraction and Retention

Role Title: Research Intern, Local Government Employee Attraction and Retention

Organisation: Local Government Professionals WA

Internship Period: Semester 1 (February - May)

Location: Mount Hawthorn

Role Description

We are seeking an intern that would conduct a research on behalf of LG Professionals WA to understand what strategies have local governments put in place over the past 2 years with a challenging labour market. Deliverables include:
- Conducting desktop research and engaging with all WA local governments virtually - Conducting survey if deem appropriate - Some face to face engagement if deem appropriate (this might require some regional travels but the student will also be accompanied by the supervisor) - A report outlining the findings - which will then turn into a best practice guide - A presentation to the Board outlining the findings



Organisation Focus Areas

Organisation Mission

Local Government Professionals Australia WA is the peak representative body for local government professionals in Western Australia.
LG Professionals WA was established in 1936, and is a National Federation with member associations in each State and Territory, representing over 5,000 members across Australia, with over 800 members in Western Australia. We are committed to continual improvement in local government leadership, governance, management and service delivery for local communities, and ensuring that our members are at the forefront of change and innovation.