- Job posted on: 11th Feb 2020
- Applications close:
With support from the Youth Engagement Program Manager, the Youth Participation Project Officer will be responsible for coordinating a number of key national youth participation projects, events and activities to facilitate meaningful participation opportunities with young people across the organisation. The Youth Participation Project Officer will work with the Youth Engagement Program Manager to support and partner with Orygen’s National Youth Advisory and Youth Research Council members in their respective roles, coordinate the engagement of young people in national youth participation opportunities, as well as support a range of engagement projects and events to encourage youth participation activities nationally with Orygen’s key stakeholders and partners.
The Youth Participation Project Officer will:
As a guide, remuneration of $50,000 - $55,000 per annum (pro rata) is offered, dependent on skills and experience; NFP generous salary sacrificing opportunities are also available to the successful candidate.
Please refer to the Position Description for the selection criteria and other duties, skills and experience required for this position.
Orygen is the world’s leading research and knowledge translation organisation focusing on mental ill-health in young people. Find out more on our website.
Orygen is an equal opportunity employer. We are dedicated to attracting, developing and retaining our staff irrespective of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community. We strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.
Orygen is committed to providing an inclusive work environment that supports employees to achieve their career goals without compromising their life goals. With this in mind Orygen offers a range of employment benefits including generous paid leave, flexible work arrangement, access to NFP salary packaging and an employee assistance program.
Please submit your resume, cover letter and a document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description to firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: ‘Youth Participation Project Officer application via EthicalJobs’, followed by your ‘full name’.
For a private and confidential discussion, please contact Jacqui Faliszewski on 0421 762 524 or via email at email@example.com.
Closing Date for Applications: Sunday 23rd February 2020, 11:55 PM AEST.
Orygen reserves the right to close the advertisement before this date is reached. Therefore, it is encouraged that you submit your application as soon as possible.