- Job posted on: 20th Jan 2021
- Applications close:
The Wilderness Society is an independent environmental advocacy organisation supported by around 40,000 engaged supporters. The work we do leverages our strong base to build a mass movement for climate action and nature conservation in Australia. Since 1976, we've stood at the forefront of the country's most historic campaigns, including the Franklin River, Fraser Island, Tasmanian Forests, Great Australian Bight, James Price Point in the Kimberley and numerous World Heritage Areas.
The purpose of the Wilderness Society's Community Organising program, 'Movement For Life', is to build a grassroots movement and the people power required to deliver our vision and purpose.
The Community Organiser role is focussed on building a movement for nature protection and climate action. The role involves recruiting, retaining and inspiring volunteers, developing and training community leaders, and engaging target communities in meaningful dialogue and action for nature.
Note: This position is part-time (30 hours per week) and will often require work outside of standard 9-5 business hours.
Be part of one of Australia’s largest environmental advocacy organisations with over 40 years of success. We’re committed to looking after our staff by offering fair pay and fantastic benefits, including:
We recommend that you review the position description before applying.
Applications will include the following:
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Question 1: Provide an example of an organising campaign you have been involved with. What lessons did you learn?
Question 2: Outline an experience you have had mentoring / coaching someone? How did you overcome any challenges you experienced and what did you learn?
If you have any questions please contact Erica Maginnis by emailing email@example.com using the subject line: Community Organiser - Tasmania enquiry via EthicalJobs.