A passion for social justice and human rights has shaped the life and the work of Vision 2020 Australia CEO Jennifer Gersbeck. Gersbeck is this week’s Changemaker.
Assistance to get and keep a job should be front and centre of the Government’s review of welfare support for people with disability, writes Disability Employment Australia CEO Craig Harrison.
Housing Not for Profit Habitat for Humanity Australia has appointed former journalist and Not for Profit veteran Martin Thomas as its Chief Executive.
There’s a growing trend towards people wanting to move from the corporate sector into the Not for Profit sector which delivers some unique employment challenges and opportunities, says Kate Larkin from Beaumont Consulting.
Depression Not for Profit beyondblue has chosen Georgie Harman out of more than 70 candidates to lead the organisation as Chief Executive Officer.
High-profile Not for Profit leader Karen Bevan has taken on the position of Chief Executive Officer at Playgroup NSW.
New research reveals nearly 18 per cent of unemployed 15 to 24-year-olds fall into the “long-term unemployed” category, according to this piece first published on The Conversation.
People keen to get into the social enterprise space can have the chance to break into the sector with one of six paid internships offered by one of the most well-known social enterprises, the Thankyou Group.
After 15 years working overseas in international development and a successful career in the corporate world, Sandy Blackburn-Wright is now dedicated to growing impact investing in Australia. Blackburn-Wright is this week’s Changemaker.
The Centre for Social Impact (CSI) has appointed two new members to its leadership team.
A new qualification offering culturally relevant alcohol and other drug training has been opened to Aboriginal workers.
Recognising there are particular skills that a Sponsorship Manager is required to possess is just the first step to finding the ideal candidate for the position, writes Queensland-based sponsorship expert Abby Clemence.
After visiting a flood-stricken Pakistan, Rachel Cruz decided to establish a Not for Profit to help those most affected. Cruz is this week’s Changemaker.
With achievements such as tripling a Not for Profit’s annual revenue and doubling its growth, indigenous leader Rachelle Towart has the proof to back up why she’s an award-winning Chief Executive Officer. Towart is this week’s Changemaker.
Slowing business activity in Australia’s commercial sector is increasingly encouraging professionals to look for work in the Not for Profit and government areas, says recruitment agency, Michael Page Australia’s consulting team.
The national peak body for Not for Profits that assist unemployed people into work has claimed a win after the Federal Government announced reforms that would reduce paperwork for the employment sector.
Feminist Not for Profit YWCA of Canberra has launched an innovative new program to encourage women into leadership roles.
A Queensland disability provider has created what it’s calling an “Australian first” in educating Year 11 and 12 students on the diversity of roles in Not for Profit organisations in the disability sector.
A rural Not for Profit network is teaming up with Rural Health Workforce Australia to get more young doctors and medical students into rural areas.
There are many articles, manuals and books on how to recruit foster carers, yet there is little research on the effectiveness and financial costs to the organisation of these strategies, writes NGO Recruitment consultant Deanne Carroll.
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