Ardoch is a children’s education charity focused on improving the learning outcomes of children and young people in disadvantaged communities.

Our mission is to increase engagement in education, build aspirations and enhance learning outcomes for children in disadvantaged communities by:

  • Mobilising volunteers and connecting partners to build the capacity of schools and early years services in these communities;
  • and Advocating for, and influencing policy change to reduce inequity in education.

Ardoch works with thousands of children and young people in schools and early years services in Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia.

Ardoch is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values child safety.
We are currently recruiting for the below position:

 

Programs coordinator, education volunteers and training (Maternity cover)

Position Objective:

Play a critical role in supporting Ardoch to achieve its mission of helping every child realise their potential through full participation in education and supporting our growth strategy by: Coordination of Ardoch’s education volunteer program, increasing the numbers of volunteers supporting children’s education in Victoria and NSW;

  • Coordination of Ardoch's education volunteer program, increasing the numbers of volunteers supporting children's education in Victoria and NSW;
  • To build Ardoch’s profile as a leader in mobilising education volunteers

Hours: 30 hours (0.8 FTE) Maternity cover until September 2020

Location: Ardoch Head Office Level 4 / 85 Queen Street, Melbourne 

For a full description of the position responsibilities, please view the position description 

For further information please contact Nes Davey, Programs Manager - Volunteer Programs on 9537 2414 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

To apply, please send: 

  1. Letter of Application of no more than 3 pages, addressing how your skills and experience meet the requirements of this role, and respond to the Leadership Capability Framework.
  2. Your current Resume along with 3 referees

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Applications close: 11pm on Monday 12th August 2019. However, applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until that time and early applications are encouraged. 

 

pROGRAM coordinator - nsw 

Position Objectives: 

  • To develop and coordinate delivery of volunteer programs in early years services and schools, in order to achieve key deliverables

  • To manage the scale-up, delivery and evaluation of key Ardoch programs in the Cumberland area of NSW

  • To prepare reports and liaise with funders when required 

  • To deliver on Ardoch's strategic priorities. 

Hours: 30 hours per week (0.8 FTE)

Location: this position will be based in Cumberland, Sydney, however some travel to the Melbourne CBD office will be required. As this is a new position, it will initially be based at home, and move to the office once a lease is secured. 

For a full description of the position responsibilities, please view the position description 

For further information please contact Neslihan Davey, Programs Manager, Volunteer Programs, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (03) 9537 2414

To apply, please send: 

  1. A detailed response to all of the Key Selection Criteria, and
  2. Your current resume along with three references

Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , using the subject line: Program Manager

Applications close: 11pm on Monday 12th August however applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until that time and early applications are encouraged.

Ardoch is a Child Safe Organisation and an Equal Opportunity Employer