Ethical Jobs Blog

Career advice, tips and behind-the-scenes interviews to help you find yourself an ethical job.

"Know that there is a job out there for you that you will love" – How batyr's Kimberley Lennon found the job she loves
Posted on Feb 23, 2017 03:49 PM |

People find amazing jobs on EthicalJobs.com.au every day. This month we speak to Kimberley Lennon – who found her job as the Queensland Program Coordinator at youth mental health organisation batyr – on EthicalJobs.com.au.

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Here’s what you need to know to get a job working with refugees and asylum seekers
Posted on Feb 16, 2017 02:36 PM |

Have you ever wondered what hiring managers are looking for when recruiting for Australia's most sought-after NFPs? We’re interviewing the people who hire at the organisations you want to work in – and this month we speak to Steph Clee at refugee and migrant assistance organisation MDA.

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(Don't) go with the flow: why you need to disrupt the script of your next job interview
Posted on Feb 09, 2017 09:28 AM |

Despite your best efforts to prepare for an interview, your interviewer may end up judging you based on split-second impressions. So how can you break from the routine, and ensure you're assessed on your merits?

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Want a meaningful job in 2017? The disability sector is a great place to look
Posted on Feb 02, 2017 10:34 AM |

If you're considering a more meaningful job in 2017 and aren’t sure where to start, there are plenty of opportunities in the disability sector – and not just the types of jobs you might immediately think of.

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The Benevolent Society's Aoife Brady shares how to get an impactful job at Australia's oldest charity
Posted on Jan 25, 2017 09:46 AM |

Have you ever wondered what hiring managers are looking for when recruiting for Australia's most sought-after NFPs? This month we speak to Aoife Brady, Talent and Attraction Specialist at Australia's first charity the Benevolent Society.

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If you're struggling to land a job interview, this is what you need to do
Posted on Jan 19, 2017 09:21 AM |

So you're familiar with all the best interview tips – like how to frame your private-sector experience in an NFP interview, which questions to ask at the end, and even how to follow up afterwards. But what if you're struggling to land a job interview in the first place?

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Lacking confidence in your job search? Kat Lucas-Healey shares how she overcame self-doubt to land her dream job in sustainability
Posted on Jan 12, 2017 01:40 PM |

People find amazing jobs on EthicalJobs.com.au every day. This month we speak to Kat Lucas-Healey, who found her job as a Senior Policy Officer in the Victoria Government on EthicalJobs.com.au.

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Are you waiting to be struck by purpose?
Posted on Jan 05, 2017 03:19 PM |

In this guest post – an excerpt from the new book Lead Like a Woman by positive psychology expert Michelle McQuaid and strategist/researcher Megan Dalla-Camina – we ask: what is your purpose? Why are you here? Why do you get up and do what you do every day?

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Our most helpful posts of 2016 - as judged by you
Posted on Dec 22, 2016 02:56 PM |

Can you believe we're already at the end of 2016?! If you want to get a head start on your job search over the break, we've assembled a list of our 10 most popular blog posts of 2016.

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Excited about improving the lives of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander kids? Here's how to get a job at peak body SNAICC
Posted on Dec 15, 2016 03:48 PM |

Have you ever wondered what hiring managers are looking for when recruiting for Australia's most sought-after NFPs? This month we speak to Susan Kay from SNAICC, the national non-government peak body representing the interests of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families.

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