ERA For Change Internship

Richmond, VIC or Brisbane, QLD

Commencing January 2022

Part-Time (one day per week)
Paid Internship

 

ABOUT ERA FOR CHANGE:

Edmund Rice Advocacy (ERA) for Change, is a youth advocacy network that stands for equality, human rights, and justice and solidarity with all people, and with the earth itself.  Drawing upon the principles of Catholic Social Teaching, the Charter for Edmund Rice Education Australia, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and the Convention of the Rights of the Child, we aim to work alongside Edmund Rice Education Beyond Borders (EREBB), Edmund Rice International, The Edmund Rice Centre, and other Edmund Rice networks around the world in advocating for a more just and peaceful world. For more information about ERA for Change, visit here.

 

ABOUT THE ROLE:

This Internship program offers an innovative work experience focused on offering ‘hands on’ training through real world experience. The ERA for Change Internship has been created by Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) to support the ERA for Change Network through the provision of administrative and communication services. This exciting opportunity exists in a supportive environment where the successful candidate will learn about developing and supporting a network for change. The role can be based either at the EREA National Office in Melbourne or the EREA Northern Office in Brisbane.

This part time (0.2 FTE / one day per week) paid internship will run until mid-December 2022, with the potential to continue for another 12 months.

 

ABOUT YOU:

To succeed in the role you will:

*be open to learning

*have a passion for social justice and advocacy

*possess strong communication skills and a friendly and engaging manner

*have the ability to be creative and show initiative

 

If this sounds like you, apply today!

For more information about the position, please contact Jo Hart on 03 9426 3214 or recruitment@erea.edu.au.

 

HOW TO APPLY:

Applications can be addressed to EREA Recruitment and emailed to recruitment@erea.edu.au. Please include a CV and one page letter, outlining your interest in and suitability for the role.

 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5PM (AEDT) MONDAY 6 DECEMBER 2021.

 Edmund Rice Education Australia is committed to ensuring the safety, wellbeing and dignity of all children and young people.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Edmund Rice Education Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.