Careers with the Alannah & Madeline Foundation

The Alannah & Madeline Foundation is committed to employing passionate staff who bring a broad range of skills and experience to our cause.

We really do live our values of respect and valuing difference, inclusion, friendliness and caring in our workplace, and look for new employees who demonstrate them.

Current employment opportunities

Marketing Coordinator

Reporting to the Head of Marketing the Marketing Coordinator is a member of the Communications and Fundraising team and has accountability to support the delivery of the Foundation’s marketing strategy. This role serves to work with a range of stakeholders to deliver campaigns and initiatives across the marketing mix ensuring the day to day needs of the Foundation are met. Read the PD.

Head of Corporate Development

Reporting to the General Manager, Communications and Fundraising, the Head of Corporate Development is a member of the Communications and Fundraising Department and its leadership team. The Head of Corporate Development is a new role and leads and manages three staff members (one Sydney-based). Read the PD.

Stakeholder and Events Manager - based in Sydney

To meet the growing demand for our services nationally, the Alannah & Madeline Foundation is expanding its presence in New South Wales through the creation of a Sydney support office. In doing so, the Foundation is seeking a Stakeholder & Events Manager (NSW) to help grow its footprint in the region by supporting the delivery of Corporate Partnerships and Events Strategies. Read the PD.

Philanthropy Specialist

Reporting to the Philanthropy Manager, the Philanthropy Specialist is a member of the Communications & Fundraising team. This role is responsible for assisting in the development, implementation and evaluation of philanthropic opportunities from individuals, businesses and local government, and philanthropic trusts and foundations. The Philanthropy Specialist will work closely with the Head of Fundraising, GM Communications & Fundraising, Program teams and CEO. Read the PD.

Youth Worker – Casual Role

Reporting to the Head of Care, the Youth Worker is responsible for the development, implementation, administration and operation of the Cubby House at Children’s Court program. The role of the Youth Worker is to oversee children who visit the Cubby House: a safe waiting room for children who are in protective care of the Department Health and Human Services (DHHS). This casual role will based at the Broadmeadows Children’s Court. Read the PD.

Senior Children's Therapeutic Practitioner

Reporting to the Manager, Children Ahead Program, the Children’s Therapeutic Practitioner is responsible for the delivery of therapy and case management to children who have experienced trauma or violence. This is a sole position and is based in Wangaratta, co-located with another agency. Provision of support and supervision to the position will be provided monthly by the Manager of Children Ahead in either Wangaratta or in Melbourne. Other occasional travel to Melbourne may be required such as attendance at training or planning meetings.  Read the PD.

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To apply for an advertised position please submit your CV and cover letter addressing the requirements in the position description. Send your application to and we will get back to you.

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