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Organisation : WayAhead

Location : Sydney (Pyrmont)

Work type : Part-time

Sector : Community Engagement, Mental Health

Salary type : Hourly

Application closing date : 18 May, 2022

About the organisation

Organisation Name : WayAhead

At WayAhead, we work every day to educate people throughout New South Wales on mental health and wellbeing and link them to services and resources that improve their mental health.

Our vision is for a society that understands, values and actively supports the best possible mental health and wellbeing.

About the role

The Grant Writer will play a key role in securing grant funding for WayAhead. Employing first-rate research skills and attention to detail, the Grant Writer will author a range of grant proposals for government, private companies, trusts, and foundations.

The Grant Writer will build and maintain excellent relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including funding bodies as well as authoring acquittal reports for successful grants and collaboratively work within a small tight knit communications team.


About You:

We’re looking for an organised, self-motivated individual with excellent writing skills. You should have strong time management skills, and the ability to prioritise urgent tasks whilst meeting deadlines.

If you have experience with grant writing and a broad knowledge of mental health as a discipline or of the sector, then we want you to join our team, and help develop our mental health programs and promotion. Specific experience in mental health program design or delivery will be an advantage.


What you’ll get:

  • A permanent part-time position (3-days per week) with a competitive salary:
    • Social, Community, Home Care & Disability Services Award Level 3 Pay Point 1 plus Super on-top.
    • Option to avail of Salary Packaging to increase take home salary.
  • Additional days-off, above Award Leave, provided at the end of the year.
  • In addition to a modern city-located office, we offer flexible working arrangements such as flexible start/finish times, the ability to accrue time-in-lieu and working from home.
  • A workplace wellbeing program including membership of Uprise Wellbeing and EAP services and regular wellbeing events.

How to apply

Applications not allowed for this job listing.


Please quote in application: Grant Writer via Pro Bono Australia.

Profession: #Administration_and_Office_Support, #Corporate_Social_Responsibility, #Grants_and_Philanthropy, #Marketing_Media_and_Communications
Sector: #Community_Engagement, #Mental_Health


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