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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 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: Primary Health Project Coordinator, 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. 

The NEDC is looking for someone whose stakeholder engagement and project management skills are second to none. You are a high achiever known for your dedication, attention to detail, and ability to prepare and present both materials and events. You thrive on creating and sustaining excellent relationships with stakeholders. You possess tertiary qualifications in health, social sciences, education, community development or a related discipline, with at least two years’ relevant work experience. As part of a small team, you are naturally collaborative and love working to achieve common goals, no matter what size the task is. 

Read full Position Description HERE.

To Apply

Previous applicants will be considered and need not 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 with Subject Title: Primary Health Project Coordinator, NEDC

Applications close on Wednesday 7th March 2018.


For enquiries about this position, contact Eliza Charlett on 02 9412 4499 and press 3 or email   

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