Career Opportunities

Working with Kids Under Cover is rewarding and challenging. We offer a friendly work environment, with our head office located in the heart of Richmond, Victoria. 

Please see below for our immediate opportunities. We update this regularly so please stop by again soon to see if a more suitable role is available for you, or email anytime.


National Marketing & Fundraising Manager

Utilise your strategic marketing and leadership skills to lead the organisation’s fundraising, marketing, and communications activities.

The aim of this role is to diversify and build on our existing fundraising revenue base. Leading a department and reporting to the CEO, the key responsibilities of the position are to:

  • Deliver on the department’s annual KPIs in line with the organisations’ strategic plan;
  • Recruit and retain high functioning, dynamic team;
  • Support your team to deliver activities relating to branding, communications, media, events, corporate partnerships, bequests, individual giving, community fundraising, trusts and foundations and online fundraising;
  • Increase the existing profile of Kids Under Cover;
  • Increase revenue from existing and new initiatives; and
  • Provide high-level strategic advice to the Senior Management Team, CEO and Board.

We are looking for an energetic, hands-on senior manager in marketing and communications; a big-picture thinker, articulate and engaging with proven success in driving strategic growth and managing diverse stakeholders. As an inspirational leader, you will demonstrate great people management skills and a passion for the not-for-profit sector and the cause.




Client Outcomes Coordinator

This is your chance to make a real difference to the lives of young people at risk of homelessness.

The Client Outcomes Coordinator supports the National Program Manager (NPM), and the programs team in a broad range of tasks and initiatives, designed to build client engagement while supporting the Studio and Scholarship Programs. The role is client-facing and is responsible for creating opportunities for our clients to engage with the organisation, case management and to provide feedback through various mechanisms.

Reporting to the NPM, the key responsibilities of the position are:

  • Managing studio applications from inquiry to assessment
  • Client case management to ensure efficiency of the Studio Program
  • Creating opportunities for clients to meaningfully engage with Kids Under Cover
  • Capture and retain sensitive but relative client information
  • Lead the annual Client Impact Survey and other client outcome tracking
  • Develop and implement CSO communication plans
  • Ongoing updating of key workflow processes
  • Provision of policy and project management support to the NPM







General Volunteers

We are always looking for volunteers to support our work throughout the community. Please contact us on 03 9429 7444 or for more information.

Please note: due to the nature of our work, volunteers will not have direct contact with young people.