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Uniting works to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Are you looking for a role where you can inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice? If the answer is yes, then joining the Uniting team could be the career move you’ve been waiting for.

As the community services organisation of the Uniting Church in Victoria and Tasmania, we have been working alongside people of all ages in local communities across Victoria and Tasmania for more than 100 years.

With a team of 7000 skilled and committed individuals we provide more than 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction. Every role at Uniting is a crucial part of our vision for a world that is inclusive, connected and just.

We value people who are respectful, compassionate, imaginative and bold. We are looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Does this sound like you? Join our team. Be part of something big and make a difference.

Current Opportunities


Retail Manager - Prahran Op Shop

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to work in a retail space that will not only maximise your retailing skills and expertise but also allows you to engage in the community services aspect of the work Uniting undertakes. As Manager, your role takes responsibility for the day to day management and operation of the Opportunity Shop with the aim of growing the business, building on a well established local community connection, all of which is achieved through developing the skills and capacity of our staff and volunteers in a retail environment. Our iconic building, with over 70 years of service delivery, has a long held tradition of providing support to vulnerable people and our Op Shops are a big part of what connects us to the local community.

Location: Prahran
Applications close: 04/10/2019


Employment Coach - Heidelberg

Working in our jobactive and Disability Employment Service, we seek a results focused individual who is passionate about working with our job seekers to help them secure ongoing sustainable employment.

Location: Heidelberg
Applications close: 04/10/2019


Assistant Coordinator - Early Learning

We are seeking an Assistant Coordinator who is passionate and motivated about making a positive difference in the lives of children and families accessing our small community based early learning service.

Location: Reservoir
Applications close: 03/10/2019


Early Childhood Teacher

The Early Childhood Teacher will be responsible for the operation of the Early Childhood Program. The teacher will provide leadership while working as a member of a co-operative team.

Location: Poowong
Applications close: 03/10/2019


Early Childhood Educator

Our Early Childhood Educators are responsible for the holistic safety, wellbeing and education of children within the service program.

Location: Poowong
Applications close: 03/10/2019


Community Development Worker x 2

We have an exciting opportunity for two Community Development Workers that are highly skilled and passionate about making a difference to those accessing the services of the Asylum Seeker Welcome Centre. 

Location: Brunswick East
Applications close: 30/09/2019


Crisis Worker – Crisis & Homelessness

This position will be responsible for providing crisis accommodation, housing information and support to individuals, couples and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Location: Ringwood
Applications close: 01/10/2019


Team Leader - Integrated Family Violence Program

The Integrated Family Violence Program (IFVP) provides a case management and support service to women and children who have experienced family violence, prioritising the safety of women and children at all times.

Location: Broadmeadows
Applications close: 26/09/2019


Family Safety Contact Worker - Arabic Speaking

We have an outstanding opportunity for an Arabic Speaking Family Safety Contact Worker to join our highly reputable and iconic Victorian and Tasmanian community services organisation.

Location: Heidelberg
Applications close: 03/10/2019


Case Worker - Parents and Kids Together (PAKT)

Providing an intensive outreach service to families in their environment, the Case Worker works in partnership with the Child Protection worker and is responsible for providing a comprehensive assessment and intervention report at closure of the intervention, and regular updates throughout.

Location: Reservoir
Applications close: 26/09/2019


Housing Ready Program Coordinator

Working in collaboration with other Uniting Ballarat programs, in particular Street to Home and More Than a House, Reids Guest House and other key community partners, the Housing Ready Project Coordinator will assist clients to realise sustainable outcomes and goals.

Location: Ballarat
Applications close: 27/09/2019


Manager - Communities for Children

The Communities for Children Manager is the key contact for the Communities for Children, advocating for the needs of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged children in Hume and their families.

Location: Broadmeadows
Applications close: 02/09/2019


Team Leader

Working within the National Settlement Framework, this position will be assisting with delivering the Settlement Engagement Transition Support and Communities for Children programs. The position is responsible for service delivery through a collaborative approach, working with relevant stakeholders, ensuring initiation and maintenance of collaborative ventures and outcomes for clients, and will work closely with the Team Leader, Humanitarian Settlement Program and Status Resolution Support Services programs.

Location: Shepparton
Applications close: 25/09/2019


Children's Counsellor / Play Therapist

Stimulating social work role. Provide play therapy and counselling support to children experiencing social, emotional or developmental difficulties. Part time opportunity working 2 days per week.

Location: Burwood East
Applications close: 26/09/2019


Coordinator Social Support – Aged & Carer Services

The Aged and Carer Services Coordinator will lead a team to deliver high quality consumer services; operationally model leading practice in the social support program space; monitor, evaluate and report on the service being delivered; foster and drive a positive work place culture and develop a program that is flexible, innovative and progressive

Location: Mount Waverley
Applications close: 04/10/2019


Counselling Coordinator - North Catchment

The Counselling Coordinator will play an important role in ensuring the highest quality of assessment and counselling are provided to those affected by Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) use.

Location: Preston
Applications close: 23/09/2019


AOD Counsellor

The AOD Counsellor provides support to reduce AOD related harms to individuals and their families by conducting assessments and providing a range of counselling interventions.

Location: Preston
Applications close: 23/09/2019


Team Leader – Children, Youth & Families (Gippsland)

The role of the Team Leader is to lead a team of front line staff who deliver high quality services to children and young people who can no longer live at home.

Location: Traralgon
Applications close: 27/09/2019


Customer Service Officer

Reporting to the Customer Service Team Leaders and Manager, this role includes a variety of functions, including providing Intake services to a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders

Location: Mount Waverley
Applications close: 23/09/2019