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Kilmore, VIC
Job Function
Health & Wellbeing
Area of Focus
Working With
Children & Youth

Program Manger

Employer: Children First Foundation

Type: Part Time Sector: Not-for-Profit & Community Organisations Job Level: Mid Level

Children First Foundation Program Managers – two positions

Do you have:

  • Experience working with children?
  • Practical experience working within the medical or health system?
  • An understanding of culturally diverse backgrounds and communities?
  • A commitment to equitable health care for disadvantaged children?
  • The ability to work in a flexible, diverse environment with a variety of stakeholders?

Children First Foundation is a Victorian based charity.  We collaborate with surgeons and hospitals to enable life-changing surgery in Australia for children from countries without the necessary resources to help them.

We provide 24/7 holistic care for approximately 23 children each year in a home-away-from-home environment at our 43-acre Retreat in Kilmore.

We are seeking two outstanding people who will share the roles of Program Manager.

The Program Managers will:

  • Be responsible for the children’s clinical care pre-and post-surgery and during recovery and rehabilitation.
  • Ensure the delivery of the physical, psychological, emotional and cultural holistic care of the children while they are in our care.
  • Assist with running the home, including meal preparation
  • Lead, inspire and manage support staff and a volunteer team
  • Build and develop relationships with surgeons, hospitals and health professionals who provide medical treatment
  • Be an active member of the Children First management team and uphold and contribute to our Values

This position is part time (25 hours) plus one on-call shift, is on-going and based in Kilmore.

On-site accommodation with company vehicles and utilities are available as part of a salary package. PBI salary packaging is available.

How To Apply

For further details and to receive the Position Description please contact:

Elizabeth Lodge
Chief Executive Officer
03 9329 4822

Contact: Elizabeth Lodge Email: Phone: 03 9329 4822