Employment Opportunities

Women with Disabilities Victoria is a vibrant organisation of women with disabilities working for women with disabilities in Victoria. We have a disability friendly work environment and encourage women with disabilities to apply for positions advertised.

Experts by Experience Health Officer (Casual Position) – Workforce Development Program

This position will be 1 of 12 Experts by Experience Health Officers.

This team will have the opportunity to build their capacity to develop health resources and training, they will scope, co-design, develop, deliver and promote health resources and training for women with disabilities and health services.

The team will additionally be provided training and professional development in the areas of health promotion, resource design, training delivery and development, utilizing lived experience of disability purposefully and public speaking and leadership.

Between 4-6 hours per fortnight. All meetings will be held at a minimum of 3 hour blocks per meeting.

This position is from the date of appointment to 30 April 2022, and may be extended subject to funding.

Please note: Only applications which address the Key Selection Criteria will be considered.

Initial enquiries can be made by phoning Dee Henry on 9286 7800.

Position Description – Experts by Experience Health Officer – (Casual)

Applications close Monday 18 January 2021 COB

Experts by Experience Health Project Officer (Part time) -Workforce Development Program

This position will be responsible for supporting the Experts by Experience Health Project in capacity building, co-design, development, training, promotion and dissemination of health resources to improve the health outcomes of women with disabilities.

The position will focus on supporting all areas of the project deliverables under the direction of the project coordinator.

Hours are 0.5 FTE (38.00 hours per fortnight).

This position is from the date of appointment to 30 June 2022.

Please note: Only applications which address the Key Selection Criteria will be considered.

Initial enquiries can be made by phoning Kerrie Doherty on 9286 7800.

Position Description – Experts by Experience Health Project Officer

Applications close Monday 18 January 2021 COB

Women’s Empowerment Program – Youth Project Co-presenter (Casual Fixed Term Contract) February – July 2021

Are you passionate about advancing the rights of young women with disabilities?

We have a commitment to create opportunities for girls/women with disability to realise their leadership and advocacy potential.

WDV has received funds from the Commonwealth Government to develop youth specific strategies. One such strategy is developing a Youth Project Co-design Group (YPCG) to review existing, and develop new leadership projects/programs for girls and young women with disabilities.

We are seeking a Youth Project Co-presenter.

Salary Range is between $57,897 to $61,256 pro-rata, based on experience.

Rate per hour will be from $36.63 – $38.75 (which includes 25% casual leave loading). In line with the SCHCADS Award 2010 as at 1 December 2020.

Up to 85 hours will be worked over 6 months.

This position is from the date of appointment to July 2021.

We particularly encourage applications from young women with disabilities.

Please note: Only Applications which address the

Key Selection Criteria will be considered.

Initial enquiries can be made by phoning Bridget Jolley on 9286 7800, or emailing recruitment@wdv.org.au

Position Description – Youth Project Co-Presenter

Applications close at 9AM on Monday 25 January 2021.

You may apply:

A) In writing by emailing your application to recruitment@wdv.org.au

OR

B) By sending a video or audio application using Dropbox or We Transfer. Please see instruction document. Please contact WDV, via email at recruitment@wdv.org.au, or phone 03 9286 7800, to advise you have sent your application via Dropbox or WeTransfer.

OR

C) A combination of the above two ways

How to submit your completed applications:

Applications marked confidential are to be emailed to recruitment@wdv.org.au. The subject line must include the title of the job you are applying for and your full name.

or posted to:

Vikki Cummings at Women with Disabilities Victoria
GPO Box 1160, Melbourne VIC 3001.

IMPORTANT: only applications which directly address the key selection criteria will be conside