Job Descriptions

Position descriptions for current job openings at SVA

Systems Lead, Early Childhood Development (Maximum term, Part time 0.8FTE, Australia wide)

The Systems Lead, Early Childhood Development (ECD) will facilitate a collective of leading national child and family organisations to build a sector-wide approach to effectively redress the root causes and systemic forces creating and sustaining disadvantage in the early years.

Senior Policy & Communications Officer, Early Childhood (Maximum term, Part time 0.8FTE, Australia wide)

The Senior Policy & Communications Officer, Early Childhood will support an innovative collaboration of leading national child and family organisations to build a sector-wide approach to effectively redress the root causes and systemic forces creating and sustaining disadvantage in the early years. Reporting to the Systems Lead, Early Childhood Development (ECD), the primary purpose of this role is to develop policy content and deliver on communication strategies across a range of channels, including social media and event organisation.

Advocacy and Campaign Manager (Maximum-term, Part-time 0.6-0.8 FTE, Melbourne/Sydney)

The Advocacy and Campaign Manager will develop and run an advocacy campaign to secure government support for a Women’s Housing Fund to attract large-scale private capital investments into the development of new affordable housing for older women at risk of homelessness. The role will develop and implement a campaign that sits within the context of SVA’s broader policy and advocacy agenda and our drive to understand and desire to change the structural causes behind persistent disadvantage in Australia.