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Employment at Butterfly

Would you like to work for Australia’s largest not for profit organisation dedicated to supporting people with eating disorders and negative body image?

To apply for a particular role, please submit your resume and cover letter addressing essential selection criteria as detailed in the position description. 

All applications need to be submitted by email to Butterfly's Human Resource team at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with a subject title stating the position you are applying for.  

For general employment enquiries, contact HR on (03) 9822 5771. 

Current Employment Opportunities

Position Vacant: Marketing Manager, Clinical Services – Sydney

  • Position Vacant: Marketing Manager, Clinical Services
  • Contract position to 30th June 2019
  • 0.8 FTE or 4 days a week
  • Salary $83,000 - $87,000 p/a (pro rata)
  • Located at Butterfly House, Crows Nest, NSW                                                                             

The primary purpose of the role of the Marketing Manager is to develop and implement a complete marketing strategy for Butterfly’s clinical and support programs. Broadening the reach and demand, this newly created role is highly independent and strategic, yet hands-on. 

We are looking for an energetic, quick thinker who works creatively in a fast and complex work environment. You will be integral to the design, development, and implementation of a strategy that targets those accessing these clinical services and so your job counts. You have solid experience in the industry and work independently, but you also pride yourself on your interpersonal skills and know how important it is to collaborate with the services you are promoting.  You care where you work and you want to work somewhere that makes a real difference. Stop looking, this is your place.

This role is for a fixed term, full-time contract position until 30th June 2019, with the possibility of an extension. 

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential and desirable), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter. 

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with Subject Title: Marketing Manager, Clinical Support Services. 

Applications close on Friday 1st December 2017.

Enquiries

For enquiries about this position, contact Maria Tchan on 02 8456 3912 or email hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au   

 

Position Vacant: Supervising Counsellor, Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE – Sydney

  • 2 year, part-time position with set rostered weekly shifts
  • Available to start early 2018
  • Located at Butterfly House, Crows Nest, NSW
  • Salary, circa $77,500 p/a pro rata
  • Shifts Currently Vacant
    • 4:30pm -12:30pm  (Monday – Friday)
    • 7:30am - 3:30pm   (Saturday and Sunday)
    • 10:00am - 6:00pm (Saturday and Sunday)

The Butterfly Foundation is looking for highly trained counsellors, to provide brief support counselling to Helpline contacts, and to act as shift supervisor, providing strong team leadership to less experienced counsellors, guiding and developing their abilities where necessary to build on their strengths.

The Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE is expanding its services to 7 days a week in 2018.

The right candidate will possess clinical experience in the field of eating disorders and have full registration as a psychologist or is a highly experienced psychotherapist, social worker or counsellor with a master’s degree in a relevant discipline. In addition to the role as supervisor, the candidate will have an innate warmth and understanding when counselling on either a phone or online counselling platform.

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter. 

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with Subject Title: Supervising Counsellor, Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE – Sydney.

Applications close on Friday 24th November 2017.

Enquiries

For enquiries about this position, contact Juliette Thomson at Juliette.thomson@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au or email hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au   

 

Position Vacant: Counsellor, Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE – Sydney

  • 2 year, part-time position with set rostered weekly shifts
  • Available to start early 2018
  • Located at Butterfly House, Crows Nest, NSW
  • $63,100 – $69,700 p/a pro rata depending on experience
  • Shifts Currently Vacant
    4:30pm - 12:30am (Monday – Sunday)
    7:30am - 3:30pm   (Saturday and Sunday)
    1:30pm - 9:30pm   (Saturday and Sunday)

The Butterfly Foundation is looking for people with sound counselling skills and a level of understanding about eating disorders to provide support to Australians living with eating disorders via their National Helpline. 

The Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE is expanding its services to 7 days a week in 2018.

We are currently seeking passionate counselling professionals who are available to deliver eating disorder counselling services.  You need to have availability for a minimum of two shifts per week in the time allocations detailed below. 

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter. 

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with Subject Title: Counsellor, Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE – Sydney.

Applications close on Friday 24th November 2017.

Enquiries

For enquiries about this position, contact Juliette Thomson at Juliette.thomson@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au or email hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au   

 

Position Vacant: Workforce Development Coordinator, NEDC

  • Contract position to 30th June 2019
  • Full time (part-time considered for right applicant)
  • Located at Butterfly House, Crows Nest, NSW
  • Salary $76,000 - $81,000 p/a (pro rata if part-time)

The National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) is an Australian Government initiative, managed by the Butterfly Foundation for Eating Disorders. 

The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, adept at relationship management, with strong customer service skills. You will have a minimum of two-three years’ experience working with RTOs, education providers and professional associations, thorough which you have built up your thorough knowledge and understanding of accreditation policies and processes in the professional development or vocational training context.  You are skilled at both creating and delivering professional development resources through a variety of media, including e-learning initiatives.

You possess tertiary qualifications in health, social sciences or adult education; have well developed communication skills and excellent attention to detail. 

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

Previous applicants will be considered.

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter. 

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with Subject Title: Workforce Development Coordinator, NEDC

Applications close on Friday 1st December 2017.

Enquiries

For enquiries about this position, contact Eliza Charlett on 02 9412 4499 or email hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au   

 

Position Vacant: Communications and Resource Officer, NEDC

  • Contract position to 30th June 2019
  • Full time (part-time considered for right applicant)
  • Salary  $70,000 - $74,000 p/a (pro rata if part-time)
  • Located at Butterfly House, Crows Nest, NSW

The National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) is an Australian Government initiative, managed by the Butterfly Foundation for Eating Disorders. 

As a highly effective communicator and researcher, you will be the key point of contact for all NEDC internal and public communication enquiries and a key contributor to our engagement activities, stakeholder communications and producing and publishing resources and a variety of materials across diverse channels. Adaptable and flexible, you are a solid all-rounder with strong interpersonal and writing skills to enable you to deliver on multiple projects and engage with people from a wide range of backgrounds. 

You possess relevant tertiary qualifications in health promotion, social sciences, community development, health communication or other area with demonstrated relevance to the role. 

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

Previous applicants will be considered.

All applicants should supply their resume, and must address the FULL Selection Criteria (essential and desirable), as detailed in the Position Description, in a separate letter. 

Applications should be submitted by email to Human Resources at hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au with Subject Title: Communications and Resource Officer, NEDC

Applications close on Friday 1st December 2017.

Enquiries

For enquiries about this position, contact Eliza Charlett on 02 9412 4499 or email hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au

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