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The vision of Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand is a world where all women, girls and families are safe, well, strong and connected.

 

Social justice is at the heart of all we do. Every position advertised plays an important role in our work to enable fullness of life for women, girls and families experiencing disadvantage.

 

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At Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand, each member of our team is valued and we strive to support people to grow both personally and professionally. We offer generous conditions and flexible working arrangements to support employees to balance work and life.

View our careers section and current vacancies.

Volunteer with Good Shepherd

Our financial and wellbeing programs address the social issues that affect the disadvantaged and vulnerable in our community.

Join us in making an impact in your community by volunteering with Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand.

Our Openings

Administration Team Leader (Bayside Peninsula Area)

Full Time Ongoing

The Administration Team Leader will provide cohesive reception and administration support that contributes to the efficient running of the designated site and the services delivered there. This role will also be responsible for leading a small team of site administrators, who provide reception and administrative support across other Good Shepherd service delivery offices within Bayside Peninsula, Sunshine, and Marrickville NSW.

Program Marketing Manager (Melbourne)

Full Time Ongoing

The Program Marketing Manager will lead, manage and evaluate Good Shepherd’s Marketing and Communications support for programs and services including but not limited to, No Interest Loans (NILs), Financial Independence Hub, LaunchME and small business support, and Good Money stores.

Brand Marketing and Communications Manager (Melbourne)

Full Time Ongoing

The Brand Marketing and Communications Manager will: • Develop, implement, monitor and evaluate Good Shepherd’s brand marketing and communications • Manage the day-to-day delivery of all brand, program and internal marketing and communication materials to support the delivery of Good Shepherd’s strategic plan and priorities.

Digital Lead (Melbourne)

Full Time Ongoing

The Digital Lead will manage the planning and implementation of Good Shepherd’s digital and social media initiatives and their optimisation in line with Good Shepherd’s digital strategy.

Media and Internal Communications Manager (Melbourne)

Full Time Ongoing

The Media and Internal Communications Manager will lead, manage, and evaluate Good Shepherd’s media relations and internal communications. This extends to managing and supporting the Chief Executive Officer communications.

Head of Marketing, Communications & Media (Melbourne)

Full Time Ongoing

The Head of Marketing, Communications & Media will lead and deliver a strategic and integrated approach to Marketing and Communication for the Good Shepherd brand and portfolio of programs to enable the achievement of Good Shepherd’s Strategic Plans and key priorities.

Financial Counsellor – Part Time 0.6 FTE (Sunshine)

Part Time

Fixed Term

The Financial Counsellor will provide intensive support through an in-depth phone and/or face to face assessment of a person’s financial situation, goal-oriented case work, advocacy and the identification of options to address financial concerns.

Customer Service/Administration Officer (Loans) Melbourne

Full TIme

Fixed Term

As Customer Service/Administration Officer, you will provide high level, ongoing customer service to new and existing clients so they may fulfil their loan obligations.

Case Coordinator – Corporate Referral Program (Work from Home)

Full TIme

Fixed Term

Due to a new national program, we are recruiting a small team of Case Coordinators for our Corporate Referral and Niche Program. The Case Coordinator will complete initial needs and risk assessments with our clients, develop agreed care plans and provide short-term care coordination to support clients to engage with and navigate the support system. This is a full time, telephone and online position, working from home.

Case Coordinator – Corporate Referral Program (Work from Home – WA, NT, QLD)

Full TIme

Fixed Term

Due to a new national program, we are recruiting a small team of Case Coordinators for our Corporate Referral and Niche Program. The Case Coordinator will complete initial needs and risk assessments with our clients, develop agreed care plans and provide short-term care coordination to support clients to engage with and navigate the support system. This is a full time, telephone and online position, working from home. We are targetting WA, NT and QLD to provide a national service with different State time zones.

Volunteer Coordinator (Salisbury SA)

Part Time

Fixed Term

The Volunteer Coordinator will actively engage with the network to identify volunteer NILS worker needs within the network and address these capacity gaps by conducting volunteer recruitment, screening, training, placement and engagement activities. This capacity building will support the network to increase target client engagement with microfinance programs with the overarching aim to achieve state and national strategic plan priorities.

Network Development Coordinator (Salisbury SA)

Full TIme

Fixed Term

The Network Development Coordinator will work with the State Manager and Microfinance team to identify community, health, education and other sectors, and geographic regions, to promote and expand the delivery of microfinance programs.

Province Leader Assistant (Melbourne)

Part Time Ongoing

The Province Leader Assistant is a central point of contact and knowledge for the Province Leader, Province Leadership Team, Good Shepherd Stewardship Council and Sisters. The incumbent will perform a range of administrative duties, high-level administrative support, diary management, coordination and drafting of Province publications.

Business Analyst

Full TIme

Fixed Term

Be part of a newly created team tasked with leading the Reporting & Analytics function across the organisation. 

Team Leader Family Violence – Case Management and Therapeutic

Full Time Ongoing

Fulltime and Ongoing The Team Leader, Family Violence leads a team of family violence counsellors and practitioners, across Victoria’s Bayside Peninsula and Brimbank Melton areas, to deliver high quality service to women and children who have experienced or are experiencing family violence

Project Lead – Financial Capability (VIC or NSW based – hybrid WFH & attend office) Full Time or Part Time

Part Time

Full TIme

Fixed Term

We have an exciting new opportunity for an energetic and results oriented leader to join our financial capability team, leading the development of Good Shepherd's flagstaff program, Firmer Foundations. While this program is currently only offered in NSW, a key priority for this role will be to grow the program nationally. Firmer Foundations supports women to be more confident with their money through a strength based, trauma informed coaching program.

Executive Assistant (Melbourne)

Full Time Ongoing

The Executive Assistant will provide high quality executive and project support to a team of three (3) senior leaders.  This is an exciting and dynamic role suited to someone who is a people person and thrives on variety and juggling multiple priorities to achieve high quality outcomes.

Family Violence Case Manager – Part Time (0.8 EFT) 12 Month Contract – Hastings or Mornington

Part Time

Fixed Term

The Family Violence Case Manager is an integral member of the Family Violence Team and delivers high quality short response as well as longer term intensive case management services to women and children who have experienced, or are currently experiencing, family violence, including women who choose to remain in the relationship. This role involves participating in a duty work roster for clients waiting for allocation to case management and also in our family violence prison program.

Family Violence Case Manager – Part Time (0.7 EFT neg.) 12 Month Contract – Sunshine

Part Time

Fixed Term

The Family Violence Case Manager is an integral member of the Family Violence Team and delivers high quality short response as well as longer term intensive case management services to women and children who have experienced, or are currently experiencing, family violence, including women who choose to remain in the relationship. This role involves participating in a duty work roster for clients waiting for allocation to case management and also in our family violence prison program.

Family Violence Case Manager – Full Time 12 Month Contract – Hastings or Mornington

Full TIme

Fixed Term

The Family Violence Case Manager is an integral member of the Family Violence Team and delivers high quality short response as well as longer term intensive case management services to women and children who have experienced, or are currently experiencing, family violence, including women who choose to remain in the relationship. This role involves participating in a duty work roster for clients waiting for allocation to case management and also in our family violence prison program.

Family Services Case Manager – Part Time (0.8 EFT) until June 2022 (Mornington)

Part Time

Fixed Term

The Family Services Case Manager will work within the Peninsula based Integrated Family Services (IFS) team. The IFS team promotes the healthy functioning of children, young people and families through a range of educational, developmental, social and support services. The team assists and supports parents to develop, maintain and strengthen the safety, stability, development and wellbeing of their children and family.

Family Violence Intake & Assessment Practitioner

Permanent Full Time

Permanent Part Time

This position will form part of an integrated team within the Support and Safety hub, providing women, families and young people with coordinated access to the information and support they require to be safe, strong and connected.