Jobs - 11 November 2019

Position Vacant: WA Community Organiser (Perth)

  • Part time 
  • Salary range $63,000 to $87,000 (pro - rata)

The Position

We have an opportunity for a Community Organiser to join our team in Western Australia, bringing your outstanding experience and a passion for nature. In this role you will build and foster networks amongst volunteers and team leaders, foster campaign integration and focus on building a bigger and more diverse movement for nature and climate action as part of our ambitious Movement For Life national community organising program.

You will be responsible for the day to day management of organising teams and co-design of the WA deforestation campaign. You will also recruit volunteers, develop and train community leaders and engage target communities in meaningful dialogue and action. 

It therefore goes without saying that you have excellent communication skills and are able to collaborate with stakeholders to develop and implement community organising strategies.

You will be joining a passionate yet supportive organisation who are at the forefront of Australia's most historic environmental campaigns. The salary range for this role is between $63,000 to $87,000, based on experience. 

The Benefits 

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:

  • Flexible working conditions
  • Work-life balance
  • Five weeks annual leave
  • Ethical superannuation
  • Ongoing career and professional development

Application Process

Please review the position description for further information and to inform your application content. 

Applicants are required to address the targeted questions below, and along with your CV email your application with the subject “WA Community Organiser” to jenita.enevoldsen@wilderness.org.au

Question 1: Detail a successful organising program you’ve run and what were the elements that made it successful? How did you know it was successful? 

Question 2: What do you see as the biggest challenges for the WA environment movement and how can your role as a community organiser help address these?

If you have any questions please contact Jenita Enevoldsen via Jenita.enevoldsen@wilderness.org.au 

Applications close COB Friday November 22nd, 2019.