Ethical Jobs Blog

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

From climate change activist to disability support worker - Interchange's Kim Nguyen shares the story of his career
Posted on May 26, 2016 01:59 PM |

People find amazing jobs on EthicalJobs.com.au every day. This week, we speak to Kim Nguyen – he found his job as a Disability Support Worker on EthicalJobs.com.au.

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Want to work at the Smith Family? Here's what you need to know
Posted on May 19, 2016 01:42 PM |

Have you ever wondered exactly what hiring managers are looking for when recruiting for Australia's most sought-after NFPs? We spoke to The Smith Family's national HR manager Diana Zweig to find out what you can do to stand out.

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To volunteer abroad you'll need to know the answer to this question
Posted on May 17, 2016 09:32 AM |

To coincide with National Volunteer Week this week, we asked Australian Volunteers International's (AVI) recruitment consultant Dr Ian McDonald to write a guest post on why volunteering overseas might be something you should consider doing.

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Three tips to ace your next fundraising job interview
Posted on May 05, 2016 09:37 AM |

From overcoming your job interview nerves to building rapport with your interviewers, you might have your general approach to interviews down pat. But if you're a fundraiser, or wanting to get into fundraising, there's additional job-specific preparation you can do to best showcase what you can bring to a role.

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Love to work at the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre? Volunteer Program Manager Lindsay Haines shares what it takes
Posted on Apr 28, 2016 11:56 AM |

People find amazing jobs on EthicalJobs.com.au every day. Today, we speak to the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's Lindsay Haines, who found her Volunteer Program Manager role through EthicalJobs.com.au.

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10 things you need to know before switching to a not-for-profit sector job
Posted on Apr 14, 2016 02:00 PM |

If reflecting on your work leaves you feeling less than satisfied with your contribution to the world, a move to the not-for-profit sector could give you the deeper sense of purpose you've been seeking.

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Want a career in human rights? Here are seven tips to get you started
Posted on Apr 07, 2016 02:33 PM |

Human rights work can be highly rewarding – but it can also be extremely demanding, and an extremely challenging and competitive field to enter. So where do you start? How do you know you're chasing the opportunities that will get your foot in the door?

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"Be resilient, consistent and persistent" – Nature Conservation Trust's Jacqueline Alinaitwe shares how to build a career in conservation
Posted on Mar 31, 2016 12:13 PM |

People find amazing jobs on EthicalJobs.com.au every day. Today, we speak to Jacqueline Alinaitwe – she found her role as an Admin Support Officer at Nature Conservation Trust, an organisation that works to expand nature conservation on private land in NSW, through EthicalJobs.com.au.

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Want to work in international aid? Here's what you need to know to work at UNICEF Australia
Posted on Mar 24, 2016 02:08 PM |

Have you ever wondered exactly what hiring managers are looking for when recruiting for Australia's most sought-after NFPs? This week, UNICEF Australia's HR Director Fiona Watters gives you the insider knowledge you need to make your next job application amazing.

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Having a mentor could transform your job-search - here's how to find one
Posted on Mar 17, 2016 09:28 AM |

Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Tiger Woods – each of these trailblazers has had a mentor in some form throughout their lives. In your own professional life – and especially when you’re searching for a new job – a mentor can be an invaluable asset.

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