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Organisation : Alannah & Madeline Foundation

Location : Melbourne (South Melbourne)

Work type : Full-time

Sector : Children, Youth & Young People

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 22 Jul, 2022

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Alannah & Madeline Foundation

About the Alannah & Madeline Foundation:

For 25 years, national charity the Alannah & Madeline Foundation has worked to safeguard every child’s right to live free from violence and bullying. We recognise the dangers children face today are increasingly complex, so we innovate, adapt and respond.  The Foundation also supports Dolly’s Dream, educating and empowering families and communities to prevent the devastating effects of bullying.


The team:

Our team is passionate, authentic and above all, we are motivated by the important work that we do. The Foundation fosters a culture of respect, enthusiasm and high work standards. Our values We act with courage, We are stronger together, We are curious, We believe accountability matters and We act with empathy, always, are embedded into how we operate individually and together as a Foundation.

This role is formally based at our new office in South Melbourne. We support our staff to work flexibly at the Foundation, both in location and hours, based on the premise that work will remain the focus of any arrangement. How and where you work is discussed with each staff member based on individual circumstances, role requirements and accountability for delivery of high-quality work.

About the role

The role:

Reporting into the Head of Program Innovation & Design (PID), this 3 year contract role will work with different areas of the Foundation to drive innovation and help us achieve our strategic priorities in key program areas.


You would be responsible for:

  • Developing and leading the Children and Young People Participation Framework.
  • Supporting the development and delivery of quality programs, projects and activities.
  • Ensuring key milestones and deliverables are achieved for funded projects.
  • Developing relationships with internal and external stakeholders and organisations.
  • Contributing to the position of the Alannah & Madeline Foundation & Dolly’s Dream as a strong voice for digital safety, prevention of bullying and child rights led approach.


Experience required:

  • 2 years’ experience in executing projects or initiatives.
  • Experience working with children and young people in a co-design environment.
  • Ability to use child-centred and participatory practice in work.
  • Experience managing numerous projects simultaneously.
  • A qualification in education, social sciences, public health or similar.


What we offer you:  

  • Access to full NFP salary packaging benefits. 
  • Genuine flexibility with wellbeing time each week. 
  • Additional leave during the end of year break. 
  • A purpose-led culture, with a supportive and friendly team environment. 

How to apply

Position Description : Program Advisor

Applications not allowed for this job listing.


Please quote in application: Program Advisor via Pro Bono Australia.

Profession: #Program_Coordination_and_Management, #Project_Management
Sector: #Children, #Youth_and_Young_People


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