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Program Designer

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Sydney
Date Posted 2021-12-30
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 802466
  • Design and develop a new, innovative student program
  • Make a difference within the education and non-profit sectors
  • 3 month contract, working 3 days per week


The Organisation
Our client works with young people to achieve equitable educational outcomes and opportunities. Working with parents, carers, students and educators, the hold a strong reputation for achieving success through personalized programs and addressing barriers. With over 90 years of operation within Australia, they are a well-established leader in their field.

The Benefits
  • Join a passionate workforce committed to making a difference
  • Enjoy hybrid working options, with two days at home and one in the office
  • 3 month contract, working 3 days per week

The Role
Reporting to the CEO and working within a small steering group and senior members of the team, you will be:
  • Responsible for design and development of a program to be provided to students through to pilot phase
  • Mapping critical flows within program design and development, identifying suitable resources
  • Utilising project management skills to deliver the project on time and aligned with strategic goals
  • Facilitating and working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders

Skills Required
With a background from either the education or non-profit sector, you will be have experience working with young people and:
  • Hold a track-record in program design and implementation of programs with social impact
  • Proven ability to take ideas from concept to a developed practical program
  • Experience in delivering projects on time and within agreed goals
  • Proficiency in design skills, focusing on attaining optimal results within timeframes
  • Strong networking and negotiation skills with external stakeholders

If you would like to join an employer assisting young people to advance their education, please apply by sending your CV with a cover letter responding to the skills required section above. Alternatively please call (02) 8243 0570 or email

Please be advised you can upload two attachments, including your resume and covering letter when submitting your application.