- Job posted on: 27th Nov 2023
- Applications close:
Canteen is dedicated to supporting young people and their families affected by cancer. Founded by young cancer patients, our mission is to provide essential programs, services, and resources that positively impact the lives of 12-25 year-olds facing their own diagnosis, dealing with a close family member's cancer, or grieving the loss of a loved one. We believe in the transformative power of our team, and together, we aim to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve.
Canteen’s success is built on the capability and motivation of its people. We are now seeking a Programs Officer to join our team where you play a key role in Canteen’s psychosocial practices by creating meaningful opportunities for Young People to connect with others who get it and ensuring the safety and wellbeing of young people through their Canteen experience.
This is a high-energy role for a natural communicator who is able to engage young people, volunteers and the general public about our work. As part of a high-performing team, you’ll enjoy a culture of collaboration, growth and continual learning.
Canteen’s culture is unique, offering you an inspiring, rewarding and purposeful work experience with endless opportunities. Check out our LinkedIn Life Page for insight into our team member experience.
Job type: Permanent Full-Time. Hybrid Flexibility
Nature of Work: Due to the nature of Canteen’s work, you will be required to (very) occasionally work weekends and evenings. Advance notice will be given when this is the case, and Canteen does have a Time off in Lieu policy for taking leave as agreed with the supervising manager.
To ensure an ongoing commitment to the success of Canteen, all applications must be able to:
Do not delay in applying as we will be reviewing applications periodically during this time. Please submit your Resume and Cover Letter outlining your relevant experience.
Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted. Canteen acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as Australia’s First Peoples and sovereign custodians of this land. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. Canteen is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and people of all ages. We welcome all people including those from diverse backgrounds, faiths, sexual orientation and/or gender identities.