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Current opportunities:

  • Casual Bilingual Education Facilitators – City of Yarra (x 6)
  • Board Directors (Chair, Company Secretary and General Directors)


The Role: Casual Bilingual Education Facilitators – City of Yarra (x 6)

Birth for Humankind is seeking up to six women to work as casual Bilingual Education Facilitators as part of a project funded by the City of Yarra. To apply for these roles you will need to meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Be competent in English and either Arabic, Persian, Oromo or Vietnamese
  • Live in the City of Yarra
  • Be passionate about supporting pregnant women and new mothers
  • Be willing to complete a Police Check and Working with Children Check

If you would like more information about these roles, please view the full position description here.

How to apply

To apply for this position, please complete this short expression of interest here.

If you have any questions, please contact Jen Branscombe on 0423 421 272 or jen@birthforhumankind.org

Applications are open until further notice.


The Role: Board Director

General Director

We are seeking a Director with some, or all, of the following skills and experience:

  • Prior board or governance experience (ideally within the public health sector);
  • Experience with for-purpose business development, fundraising or philanthropy including contacts and networks;
  • Risk management, strategy and leadership experience; and
  • Strong in attention to detail, integrity and credibility.

For key selection criteria and further details, please view the full position description here.

Chair of the Board

We are seeking a strong, experienced Chair with expertise in strategy, growth and sustainability within the community services or NFP sector, with a proven track record in engaging and building diverse stakeholder relationships, and who has a passion for maternal and/or women’s health outcomes.

Our ideal candidate is a passionate, engaged and purpose-driven leader with a collaborative and inclusive management style, alongside a strong understanding of corporate governance, the role of an effective Board and management, and experience in succession planning, executive management and development, collaboration and collective impact.

For key selection criteria and further details, please view the full position description here.

Company Secretary

We are seeking a company secretary to support the Chairperson to ensure the smooth functioning of the board and the organisation’s compliance.

Our ideal candidate will bring:

  • Experience in non-profit sector and volunteer organisations;
  • Sound understanding of governance, regulatory and compliance requirements;
  • Methodical with an eye for detail, well organized with a practical outcomes focus; and
  • Brings objectivity to the role with solid judgment.

For key selection criteria and further details, please view the full position description here.

How to apply

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria to jobs@birthforhumankind.org

For further information on the position, please contact Olivia Mason on 0412 856 736.



Birth for Humankind is an equal opportunity employer. Birth for Humankind encourages candidates from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply.