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Townsville Organiser

The AYCC is looking for a young organiser from Townsville to help develop and deliver our campaigns and projects in North Queensland. The role includes managing a Climate Justice Summit for high school students and working with the local group of young volunteers on a campaign to advocate for clean and fair renewables in North Queensland.

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Organising Director

We are looking for a young person to head up our organising team.  The role involves staff management, leading our campaigns and organising strategy with our Campaigns and Communications Director and driving our large-scale organising program with our national grassroots network of volunteers. This position reports to the National Director and will be an integral part of representing the AYCC publicly, doing external communication, and maintaining relationships within the climate movement. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in inspiring thousands of young people to solve the climate crisis.

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Partnership Manager

An exciting role working on critical climate justice campaigns within a movement of passionate young people. This is a rare leadership and growth opportunity for a driven young person who wants to use their experience in fundraising, partnerships and relationship management to have a big impact.

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Monthly Donor Call-outs Team Member

To build sustainable funding, the AYCC is looking to grow our monthly donor program this year. Our Monthly Donor Callers will be phoning our database to give supporters updates on AYCC campaigns and ask for regular donations. This role is suited to someone passionate about Climate Justice, a confident communicator who is not afraid to ask for money.

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Applications accepting on a rolling basis - apply as soon as possible. 


Volunteer Positions

Volunteers are the heart of our movement. We have a broad range of opportunities available to young people who want to solve the climate crisis. If you'd like to get involved in your state branch, click here.

ACT State Leaders x 2

We are looking for 2-3 passionate, skilled & enthusiastic volunteer leaders to join our team to coordinate, manage & grow the ACT state branch of the AYCC in 2019. The State Leaders will coordinate the AYCC ACT branch including managing volunteers, coordinating projects and campaigns and will be tasked with building and growing the branch to #Stop Adani and get fracking banned in the NT in solidarity with our sister organisation Seed. This is an incredible opportunity to gain valuable organising, management and campaigning skills as well as making a meaningful impact on the most important campaigns in the climate movement. See full position description & how to apply here.

Applications close midnight Sunday 27th January. Please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and interest in the role to Sally Coggiola, NSW Organiser & ACT mentor at sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au.

We strongly encourage young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, and people of colour to apply. If you would like to discuss the role further please feel free to contact Sally on 0415 116 992 or sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au.

ACT Schools Program Coordinators x 2

We’re looking for 2 passionate young people to coordinate the delivery the Repower our Schools campaign and build, train & empower the student youth climate justice movement in the ACT. The candidates will empower hundreds of students from high schools across the ACT to engage with climate justice and lead the Repower our Schools campaign.

Repower our Schools gives students the opportunity to build whole school support for meaningful climate action and commit to a plan to make their school more sustainable, from getting solar panels to reducing energy use. In driving the Repower Our Schools campaign & ACT Schools program, you will help lead our work for climate justice getting schools to commit to 100% renewable energy, to having students lead the fight to #StopAdani and ensure that young peoples climate demands aren’t ignored in the upcoming 2019 Federal Election. See the full position description here.

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your experiences and interest in the role to Sally Coggiola, NSW Organiser & ACT Mentor at sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au by midnight Monday January 28th. We strongly encourage young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, and people of colour to apply. If you would like to discuss the role further please feel free to contact Sally on 0415 116 992 or sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au.

ACT Campaigns Coordinator

We're looking for a savvy, skilled & enthusiastic leader to join the ACT Leadership team as the Campaigns Coordinator. In order to reach our goals and our vision for a safe climate future, AYCC needs to be able to run effective campaigns that have a powerful impact on decision-makers. The role of a Campaigns Coordinator is to lead the ACT branch in organising, planning and implementing campaign events, actions & tactics that are strategic & impactful. Being based in the nation's capital & in an election year, this is a particularly exciting opportunity & critical role. See the full position description here.

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your experiences and interest in the role to Sally Coggiola, NSW Organiser & ACT Mentor at sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au by midnight Monday January 28th. We strongly encourage young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, and people of colour to apply. If you would like to discuss the role further please feel free to contact Sally on 0415 116 992 or sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au.

ACT Outreach & Recruitment Coordinators x 2

We are looking for two outgoing and positive young leaders to lead our outreach & recruitment in Canberra. The Outreach team leads on organising & recruitment for events and contacting existing volunteers to ensure they are engaged and coming to events such as trainings, market stalls, social nights, meetings and campaign actions. Without a strong outreach team, our campaigns and our movement building program can't succeed. See the full position description here.

Please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and interest in the role to ‘ACT Leaders team’, act@aycc.org.au by midnight Sunday 3rd February. If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role further, please feel free to contact Sally (ACT Mentor) on 0415 116 992 or via email (sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au) for a confidential discussion. We strongly encourage young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, and people of colour to apply.

ACT Volunteer Support Coordinator

We are looking for an empathetic, passionate, team player to join the ACT leadership team as Volunteer Support Coordinator. The coordinator will engage potential volunteers, provide them clear pathways into AYCC, and constantly draw in & support new young people towards taking meaningful climate action. You will lead a team of volunteers in calling, messaging, meeting and welcoming new recruits to grow the Canberran climate movement. You will plan introductory and social events, and mentor, train and support your team to induct, follow up, and build relationships with volunteers to connect their interests with their AYCC experience. See the full position description here.

Please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and interest in the role to ‘ACT Leaders team’, act@aycc.org.au by midnight Sunday 3rd February. If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role further, please feel free to contact Sally (ACT Mentor) on 0415 116 992 or via email (sally.coggiola@aycc.org.au) for a confidential discussion. We strongly encourage young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, and people of colour to apply.

ACT Communications Coordinator

We are looking for volunteers to lead our ACT Communications Team to help shift the narrative about climate change and fossil fuels in Australia. You will mentor and support a small team of volunteers in creating and publishing a broad range of content for social media, keeping across current climate news and online trends/memes. You will help develop strategies and plans for getting our campaign messages across, and help coordinate any media presence at our larger actions. See full position description here.

We need a passionate, dedicated, quick-learning young person under 30 to fill this role. There will be plenty of on-the-job learning opportunities. We strongly encourage young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, and people of colour to apply.

Send your CV, a quick statement about why you’d be awesome for this role, and your best original climate change content (meme, video, graphic, blog post - you name it!) to act@aycc.org.au by midnight Sunday 3rd February.

VIC State Leader(s)

We are looking for a passionate and skilled volunteer leader to coordinate and lead the Victorian branch of AYCC in 2019. The State Leaders (4) will coordinate the AYCC VIC branch including managing volunteers, coordinating projects and campaigns and will be tasked with building and growing the branch to #Stop Adani and get fracking banned in the NT in solidarity with our sister organisation Seed. This is an incredible opportunity to gain valuable organising, management and campaigning skills as well as making a meaningful impact on the most important campaigns in the climate movement. See full position Description here.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, but close at midnight on Sunday 27th January 2019. We strongly encourage young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA, and people of colour to apply.Please send your CV and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria and your interest in the role to Angie Judd (Victoria Organiser) at angie.judd@aycc.org.au.
If you would like to discuss the role further please feel free to contact Angie on 0406 016 069 or angie.judd@aycc.org.au

VIC Phonebanking/Outreach Coordinator

We are looking for an outgoing and positive young leader to lead our outreach team in Victoria. The Outreach team leads recruitment for events and contacting existing volunteers to ensure they are engaged and coming to events such as trainings, social nights, meetings and campaign actions. Without a strong outreach team, our campaigns and our movement building program can't succeed. See the full position description here.

Applications are open and will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send your CV and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria (dot points is fine) and interest in the role to Angie Judd (Victorian Organiser) at angie.judd@aycc.org.au
If you would like to discuss the role further please feel free to contact Angie on 0406 016 069 or angie.judd@aycc.org.au 

VIC Schools Mentor

Keen to inspire students to lead the renewable energy revolution? Join the AYCC VIC Schools Team and work with our Schools Coordinators in Melbourne to implement the Switched on Schools program across Victoria, empowering hundreds of high school students to meaningfully take action on climate change. You'll deliver in-school climate justice workshops, facilitate sessions for our Student Climate Leadership Program, help facilitate and recruit for our Student Climate Action network, and help run a Climate Summits for hundreds of students in the Latrobe Valley. This is your chance to be part of a dynamic and exciting program that is supporting high school students across Victoria to lead the transition to renewable energy. See the full position description here.

Regional/rural applicants are strongly encouraged to apply! 

Applications are open and will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send your CV and a one page statement addressing the key selection criteria (dot points is fine) and interest in the role to Angie Judd (Victoria Organiser) at angie.judd@aycc.org.au
If you would like to discuss the role further please feel free to contact Angie on 0406 016 069 or angie.judd@aycc.org.au 


QLD State Leader

We are looking for a passionate and skilled volunteer leader to coordinate and lead the QLD branch in 2018. The State Leaders (4) will coordinate the AYCC QLD branch including managing volunteers, coordinating projects and campaigns and will be tasked with building and growing the branch to #Stop Adani. This is an incredible opportunity to gain valuable organising, management and campaigning skills as well as making a meaningful impact on the most important campaigns in the climate movement. See full position Description here.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send a short resume (2 pages max), and cover letter (1 page) detailing your experience and interest in the role to our QLD state organiser Millie Anthony at millie.anthony@aycc.org.au. If you would like to discuss the role further please feel free to contact Millie on 0439 419 684 or millie.anthony@aycc.org.au

QLD Outreach Coordinator

We are looking for an outgoing and positive young leader to lead our outreach team in QLD. The Outreach team leads recruitment for events and contacting existing volunteers to ensure they are engaged and coming to events such as trainings, social nights, meetings and campaign actions. Without a strong outreach team, our campaigns and our movement building program can't succeed. See the full position description here.

Applications are open and will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send your CV and a one page statement addressing the key selection criteria (dot points is fine) and interest in the role to Millie Anthony, QLD Organiser- millie.anthony@aycc.org.au

QLD Schools Coordinator - Brisbane and Townsville

Are you a talented, driven young person who loves building teams, empowering volunteers, and working with students? Lead the AYCC QLD Schools Program - positions are available in Brisbane and Townsville. This is an incredible opportunity to build the Switched on Schools program across Queensland. You'll empower hundreds of high school students to meaningfully take action on climate change through training, mentoring and managing a team to deliver in-school climate justice workshops, build our Student Climate Action network, and help plan climate summits for hundreds of students. This is your chance to lead a dynamic and exciting program that is supporting high school students to lead the transition to renewable energy. See the full position description for the Brisbane role here and the Townsville role here

Applications are open and will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send your CV and a one page statement addressing the key selection criteria (dot points is fine) and interest in the role to Nick Carter (Queensland Organiser) - nick.carter@aycc.org.au

QLD Schools Mentor

Keen to inspire students to lead the renewable energy revolution? Join the AYCC QLD Schools Team and work with our Schools Coordinators in Brisbane and Townsville to implement the Switched on Schools program across Queensland and empower hundreds of high school students to meaningfully take action on climate change. You'll deliver in-school climate justice workshops, help facilitate and recruit for our Student Climate Action network, and help run climate summits for hundreds of students. This is your chance to be part of a dynamic and exciting program that is supporting high school students in Brisbane and Townsville to lead the transition to renewable energy. See the full position description here.

Applications are open and will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send your CV and a one page statement addressing the key selection criteria (dot points is fine) and interest in the role to Nick Carter (Queensland Organiser) - nick.carter@aycc.org.au

WA Outreach Coordinator

We are looking for an outgoing and positive young leader to lead our outreach team in WA. The Outreach team leads recruitment for events and contacting existing volunteers to ensure they are engaged and coming to events such as trainings, social nights, meetings and campaign actions. Without a strong outreach team, our campaigns and our movement building program can't succeed. See the full position description here.

Applications are open and will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send your CV and a one page statement addressing the key selection criteria (dot points is fine) and interest in the role to Millie Anthony, WA Organiser- millie.anthony@aycc.org.au

SA Schools Coordinator

We are looking for a young person to lead the AYCC SA Schools Program. This is an incredible opportunity to build the Switched on Schools program across SA to empower hundreds of high school students to meaningfully take action on climate change through  in-school climate justice workshops and the Student Climate Action network. This is your chance to be part of a dynamic and exciting program that is supporting high school students to lead the transition to renewable energy. See the full position description here. 

Applications are open and will be considered on a rolling basis. Please send your CV and a one page statement addressing the key selection criteria (dot points is fine) and interest in the role to Carrie Moyes (SA State leader) - carrie.moyes@aycc.org.au 

 


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