Work With Us

Working within a feminist framework, Women’s Health East addresses the social, political and environmental factors impacting on the health, safety and wellbeing of women. Our health promotion priorities are the Prevention of Violence Against Women, Sexual and Reproductive Health, and Gender Equity.

Working at Women’s Health East, you will be a part of a dynamic organisation with shared social values and a commitment to making a making a difference.

Benefits of working with Women’s Health East:

  • Salary packaging
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Supportive & friendly working environment
  • Opportunities & support for professional development
  • Healthy Work policy
  • Well-appointed office, located in a Heritage building with surrounding parklands
  • Free car parking

Equal Opportunity

Women’s Health East has an exemption under the equal opportunity act to employ only women: EO exemption A1 50/2012.

 

Current Opportunities

Executive Assistant

20-22 hours per week (negotiable)

SCHCADs Award, level 3

Generous Salary Packaging

If you have high level administrative skills and experience & are excited about the prospect of working in a feminist organisation, this job may be for you!

The role includes provision of administrative support to the CEO and Board of Governance as well as office coordination and event management and communications duties

Along with a commitment to feminism, the successful applicant will have previous relevant work experience in a senior administrative role and highly effective communication and interpersonal skills.

To view the key selection criteria see the position description, and for more information speak to Kristine Olaris on 9851 3700

Applications should be sent to health@whe.org.au
by midnight on Monday 4th September 2017

WHE has an exemption under the equal opportunity act to employ only women – EO exemption A1 50/2012.

Women from Aboriginal or culturally diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

 

How To Apply For A Job At Women’s Health East

Applications must to be sent to health@whe.org.au, with the job title in the subject line, and include the following documents:

1. Covering letter
2. Statement of how you meet the selection criteria
3. Current curriculum vitae
4. Names and contact details of at least 2 professional referees

Applicants will receive a confirmation that their email application has been received.  Only applications received by the closing date and time will be considered.

Applications are shortlisted according to the selection criteria outlined in the position description. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted to arrange an interview.  Referees will only be contacted following interviews.

All applicants will be contacted regarding the outcome of their application.

Before applying to Work With Us (as staff, a volunteer, or student), please ensure you understand the information provided on this page. Job applicants, please follow the application procedure above.

Volunteers

We greatly value the involvement of volunteers however, due to the nature of our work, we have limited volunteer positions available. If you would like to volunteer with us, please email your CV and completed volunteer application form to health@whe.org.au

Volunteer Application Form (pdf)

We appreciate your interest in working with us!

Students

Women’s Health East is committed to the ongoing professional development of health promotion students. We offer a number of placements throughout the year, which we organise through the universities.

If you would like to carry out your student placement with us, please discuss this with your course supervisor.

We appreciate your interest in working with us!