External Employment Opportunities

Care and Recovery Workers - Bunjilwarra Koori Youth Alcohol & Drug Healing Service

  • 1x Full –time and 2x part time and casuals required

Bunjilwarra (Koori Youth Alcohol & Drug Healing Service) is a 24/7 12 bed youth residential Alcohol & Other Drug (AOD) treatment program located in Hastings on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula that acknowledges the importance of culture and (re)connection to culture/community by ensuring the Aboriginal meaning of healing is the foundation of the program.

Bunjilwarra is a partnership between the Victorian Aboriginal Health Service (VAHS) and the Youth Support + Advocacy Service (YSAS). Bunjilwarra is now looking to employ Residential Care & Recovery Workers.

The role of the Residential Care & Recovery Workers is to support the healing and recovery of Aboriginal young people with problematic drug and alcohol use in Bunjilwarra by promoting and maintaining a culturally safe and supportive environment, in line with Therapeutic Community principles.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. For a copy of the above Position Descriptions please visit the Bunjilwarra website.

When applying please state which role you are applying for, provide a covering letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria and a current Resume.

Please note: To be a successful candidate you must meet the position requirement, be able to work a mix of morning, afternoon, evening, night and weekend shifts on a 24/7 roster (including public holidays) as well as undergo a National Victorian Police Check, hold a valid Working With Children Check prior your appointment.

Applications close 18th August 2017 and should be addressed to: info@bunjilwarra.org.au. For further information please contact Katrina Bould at Bunjilwarra on 03 5979 2011.


Aboriginal Community Development Broker - Aboriginal Victoria

Aboriginal Victoria (AV) is looking to appoint an engaging and passionate Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person to be an Aboriginal Community Development Broker (Broker) for the Western/Southern Gippsland region of Victoria.

The role of a Broker is to engage with the local Aboriginal networks (LANs) to access grants and services to build the capacity of local Aboriginal communities and strengthen the ability of local Aboriginal people to be actively involved in economic, social and civic activity.

For more information and to apply, visit the website here.

Position description


Corrections Officers - Ravenhall Correctional Centre

Are you interested in improving people’s health and wellbeing and giving back to the community? This is an entry-level role, which provides training before employment. Information sessions will be held in June in Sunshine, Werribee and Preston. See the flyer below for more information.