Jobs at the Brotherhood

Below is a list of current vacant positions at the Brotherhood of St Laurence. We also have a wide range of volunteer positions » 

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Community Liaison Officer

Hours: Full time at 38 hours per week

Location: Frankston, Epping and Sunshine

Applications close: Tuesday, 29 August 2017 at 5pm

An exciting opportunity exists for a Community Liaison Officer to join the Brotherhood of St Laurence Retirement and Ageing Division.

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Community Volunteers Coordinator

Hours: Full time at 38 hours per week

Location: Epping

Applications close: Monday, 28 August 2017 at 9am

An exciting opportunity exists for a Community Volunteers Coordinator to recruit, train, support and recognise community volunteers, contributing to ongoing programs and/or short term community activities and events.

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Client Relations Officer

Hours: 32 hours per week, 12 month maximum term

Location: Frankston and Carrum Downs

Applications close: Tuesday, 22 August 2017 at 5pm

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and motivated person to join our team. As the Client Relations Officer, you will be responsible for incoming referrals, coordinating entry and commencement for prospective clients into the appropriate programs.

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EA and Business Support Officer

Hours: Full time at 38 hours per week

Location: Fitzroy

Applications close: Friday, 1 September 2017 at 5pm

An exciting opportunity exists for an EA and Business Support Officer to provide high quality, efficient executive assistance and administrative support.

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Employer Engagement Coordinator

Hours: Full time 38 hours per week (12 month contract)

Location: South Eastern Region (Dandenong based)

Applications close: Monday 21 August 2017 at 5pm

A fantastic opportunity for a results focused Employer Engagement Coordinator has become available to build quality relationships and partnerships with both large and small employers that result in both employment outcomes and broader support networks.

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Executive Assistant

Join the fight against social injustice and help support people living in or facing poverty. Manage the office of the Executive Director by providing executive support in this 12 month fixed term maternity cover contract.

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Executive Assistant to General Manager Local Area Coordination

Hours: Full time, 38 hours per week

Location: Preston

Applications close: Thursday, 24 August 2017 at 5pm

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experience Executive Assistant to join our Local Area Coordination department. Reporting to the General Manager LAC, this position will be responsible for providing high level of executive administration support to the work of the General Manager in providing strategic and operational leadership of the LAC department.

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Executive Director

After 13 years of outstanding leadership as Executive Director, Mr Tony Nicholson has decided to step down at the end of 2017. The Board welcomes enquiries from leaders from all parts of the Australian community with the capacity to drive the Brotherhood’s work for an Australia free of poverty; represent the Brotherhood in the community services, government and business sectors; and actively advocate the vision and philosophy of the Brotherhood within the community.

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Marketing Communications Coordinator

Hours: Full time, 6 months maximum term at 38 hours per week

Location: Based in Fitzroy, but with some travel to other aged care offices

Applications close: Sunday, 3 September 2017 at 5pm

An exciting opportunity exists for a Marketing Communications Coordinator who will be vital in the setup and roll out of the rebrand of our Retirement and Ageing division.

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Personal Care Attendant

Hours: Casual

Location: St Kilda, Prahran, the Mornington Peninsula, Heidelberg, Preston, Bundoora, St Albans, Sunbury, Eltham, Sunbury, Melton and Craigieburn  

We have opportunities for Personal Care Attendants to join our team caring for consumers in their homes. You will provide professional person centred care and appropriate assistance to our consumers who have varying abilities.

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Project Officer - Learning Together

Hours: Casual Hours

Location: Fitzroy

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Project Officer to join the Early Years and Training Services teams.

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Research Assistant (HIPPY)

Hours: Casual, hours as required

Location: Fitzroy, with travel to remote Australia

Applications close: Friday, 25 August 2017 at 5pm

An exciting opportunity exists for a Research Assistant who will be responsible for collecting data and interacting with participating Australian HIPPY programs across the country.

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Senior Research Fellow (HIPPY)

Hours: Full Time 38 hours per week (12 month contract)

Location: Fitzroy

Applications close:  Wednesday, 23 August 2017 at 5pm

An exciting opportunity exists for a Senior Research Fellow to join the Brotherhood of St Laurence Research and Policy Centre.

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Application process

In making an application for a position at the Brotherhood all applicants must:

  • read the position description
  • provide a brief cover letter
  • complete the application process as specified in the vacancy. Failure to complete the application process as specified in the vacancy may result in rejection of your application.
  • provide a current resume outlining your work history, details of any relevant qualifications and licences and two referees, either current or most recent Manager.
  • recommended applicants will be required to undertake Psychometric testing. Further assessments may include skills testing and presentations.

Applicants not shortlisted for interview will be contacted as soon as practicably possible. 

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Police and Working With Children Checks

The Brotherhood works with children, youth and vulnerable people and requires all staff to undertake a Police Check and, where applicable, a Working with Children check, prior to commencement. A person's criminal history does not automatically exclude an individual from working or volunteering at the Brotherhood. Police Checks are administered and paid for by the Brotherhood. 

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Please note:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply
  • For more information or assistance with your application, please contact the Human Resources Team on (03) 9483 2444 or email: recruitment(at) 
  • The Brotherhood is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you would like some more information about our recruitment process or require assistance with your application please contact our recruitment team at recruitment(at) or visit Jobs at the Brotherhood on our website.

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.