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Down Syndrome Australia and the Down Syndrome Federation are committed to making a difference in the lives of people with Down syndrome and their families.

Career opportunities

March 2021

Communication & Fundraising Coordinator – Down Syndrome NSW

Down Syndrome NSW is hiring! Are you looking for the opportunity to shape the communications function and make a difference?
In this role, you will take the lead in a variety of communications and fundraising activities from planning comms and fundraising strategies to raising the organisation’s profile through various media. You’ll work on a range of communications projects and represent the organisation on various committees. Working with this the small team, you will have plenty of variety in your day!

Interested?  See the full position description here.  Send your application to carol@thehumanequation.com.au (cover letter and resume).

We look forward to your application!

April 2021

Down Syndrome Victoria – Grants & Partnerships Manager

An exciting opportunity has become available to join the Down Syndrome Victoria (DSV) team as Grants and Partnerships Manager in a permanent part-time capacity. The ideal candidate will have experience in creating, managing and fostering partnerships and revenue through a diverse portfolio to offset costs and maximise opportunities with and for people with Down syndrome.

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Applications close 5pm Wednesday 21st April 2021.

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March 2021

Down Syndrome Victoria – Events Coordinator

An exciting opportunity has become available to join the Down Syndrome Victoria (DSV) team as Events Coordinator. This role is responsible for the safe and successful running of DSV events and is a permanent part-time position.

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Applications close 5pm Friday 9th April 2021.

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Previous opportunities

February 2021

Down Syndrome Victoria – Club21 Facilitator

Down Syndrome Victoria (DSV) is looking to recruit a facilitator for our exciting and expanding Club21 program!

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced support worker to facilitate group sessions with our wonderful participants on a casual basis.

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Applications close 5pm Friday 12th March 2021.

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February 2021

Down Syndrome Victoria – MyTime Facilitator and Play Helper opportunities

Down Syndrome Victoria is now advertising several positions within our MyTime program.

We are looking for Facilitators in Doreen, Reservoir and Horsham along with Play Helpers in Horsham and Geelong.

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Applications close 5pm Thursday 25th March 2021.

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February 2021

Down Syndrome Victoria – Communications Officer

Down Syndrome Victoria (DSV) is looking to recruit a casual Communications Officer for a maternity leave, fixed term position of 6 months (potential of extension).

We are looking for someone with experience in digital marketing and excellent written communication skills, along with an understanding of our community.

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Applications close 5pm Friday 26th February 2021.

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Employment Pathways Co-ordinator (WA)

Down Syndrome WA is seeking an Employment Pathways Coordinator to further develop and expand DSWA’s NDIS employment programs. Commencing with 6-8 hours/week (weekdays) with anticipation of increased hours as employment services grow.

Find out more here.

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Regional Education Consultants – Western District / Barwon / Gippsland

Down Syndrome Victoria is seeking passionate and highly skilled part time/casual Education Consultants who are committed to enhancing the learning outcomes for children with Down syndrome in the Western District, Barwon, and Gippsland regions.

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Down Syndrome Victoria Advisory Network Members

Down Syndrome Victoria (DSV) is looking for people with Down syndrome to become members of its new Advisory Network.

The Advisory Network will help DSV further understand what is important to people with Down syndrome and increase the contribution of people with Down syndrome in all levels of DSV decision making.

Find out more here.

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Please contact your local State or territory Down syndrome association to express interest or find out more.

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Contact your state or territory Down syndrome association to find out more about current opportunities.

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Career Opportunities

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Down Syndrome Australia and the Down Syndrome Federation work to make a difference for people with Down syndrome.

This means helping people with Down syndrome have better lives.

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Career Opportunities is when we are looking for people to come and work with us.

When there are jobs available for people to work with us, you can find them here.

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You can find information about working with us as a volunteer on our website.

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You can also contact the Down syndrome association in your state or territory.