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Volunteer Program Coordinator (paid position)


Employer: WA AIDS Council
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Volunteer Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Perth

Job posted on: 07 February, 2019.
Applications close: 20 February, 2019.

The WA AIDS Council is a non-government organisation committed to the HIV response in Western Australia. Established in 1985, the Council leads the Western Australian community in the provision of a wide range of services in the prevention of HIV, sexually transmitted infections and blood borne viruses, and the treatment and care of people living with HIV and AIDS. 

The primary purpose of the Volunteer Program Coordinator's role is the overall coordination of the Volunteer Program.

This will include: 

  • Managing our volunteer resources;
  • Assessing and meeting the organisations needs on all elements of volunteering such as,
    • volunteer recruitment
    • training
    • supervision
    • retention, and
    • recognition.

You will need:

  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Strong strategic planning, administrative and organisation skills;
  • High attention to detail;
  • Knowledge of Better Impact (Volunteer management database); and
  • A level of maturity and empathy to work collaboratively within our team and in supporting our volunteers and community.

For more information refer to the full Position Description attached below.

How to apply for this job

There are 4 steps to preparing an application:

  1. Provide a cover letter (1 page)
  2. Address all the Selection Criteria as outlined in the position description (maximum 3 pages)
  3. Include a Curriculum Vitae (Resume) providing full personal details, qualifications, previous employment and experience;
  4. Include names and address of at least two work referees together with their telephone numbers, and email addresses if available.

Applications received which do not meet the requirements outlined above will not be considered.

Please address applications to: 

Kristina Mitsikas
Manager, Organisational Development
Western Australian AIDS Council 664 Murray Street West Perth, WA, 6005
Phone: (08) 9482 0000 | Fax: (08) 9482 0001
Email: Kmitsikas@waaids.com using the subject line: Volunteer Program Coordinator application via EthicalJobs.

Supporting materials  20190205-Job Application WAAC- VolunteerCoordinatorRole 2019.docx