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Director Fundraising and Development L’Arche Australia

Organisation : L'Arche Australia

Location : Melbourne, Sydney

Work type : Part-time

Profession : Fundraising

Sector : Disabilities

Salary type : Hourly

Application closing date : 26 Feb, 2021

About the role

Organisation : L’Arche Australia


Location : Sydney (office), Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane, Hobart, Perth, Adelaide

Work type : Part-time

Profession : Fundraising

Salary type : Other

Application closing date : 26 Feb, 2021


About the role

  • L’Arche Australia is the National organisation supporting Communities to live the values of L’Arche in line with the Identity and Mission
  • Salary packaging
  • Part-Time, role based in Sydney office or Victoria

About the opportunity

In this part-time role, the Director of Fundraising and Development will continue the work of the retiring Director, with the National Leadership team and eight L’Arche Communities around Australia.

You will fundraise on an all-Australia basis, communicating the purpose and vision of L’Arche and the positive contribution of people with an intellectual disability in our society. You will seek opportunities to increase awareness of L’Arche and Identify, meet and nurture potential and current donors; implement the bequest strategy and nurture potential bequestors. Implementing the philosophy of ‘One L’Arche Solidarity’, you will be aware of fundraising needs both in Australia and in Communities in the International Federation of L’Arche worldwide.

The term is anticipated to be 2 years, subject to performance.

About you

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Commitment to the values and Identity and Mission of L’Arche through existing knowledge, or the ability to quickly acquire it.
  • Tertiary qualification in a related discipline, or industry-equivalent qualification
  • Demonstrated experience in a fundraising role for a Not-for-Profit organisation, including Gifts in Wills, Individual Giving, Regular Giving programs
  • Database experience including reporting and data analysis

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by submitting the below:

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the ROLE DESCRIPTION
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Applications close on: Friday 26th February.  Send application via email to David Treanor, National Leader –

Get in touch

For more information about the role, please contact David Treanor – 0459 383 857

About L’Arche Australia
Our Identity- We are people with and without intellectual disabilities, sharing life in communities belonging to an international federation.

Mutual relationships and trust in God are at the heart of our journey together.

We celebrate the unique value of every person and recognise our need of one another.

Our Mission- is to make known the gifts of people with intellectual disabilities revealed through mutually transforming relationships.

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About the organisation

Organisation Name : L'Arche Australia

How to apply

Position Description : LAL FR & Dvpt_Rol Desc Feb 2021

Please quote in application: Director Fundraising and Development L’Arche Australia via Pro Bono Australia.

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