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Schools Outreach Officer

Work type: Independent Contractor, $34.50/hr
Hours: Total of approximately 120 hours between April-September, varying weekly hours between 9am-5pm. Work can be concentrated over a few weeks or spread out over the 5 month delivery period.
Location: Varies, however includes school visits in Southeast Melbourne and occasional office work in Carlton

This year, Environment Victoria is running an exciting and ambitious state election campaign to build and demonstrate support for climate action and clean energy. A key component of the campaign is empowering young people to enrol to vote for climate solutions. Environment Victoria is aiming to inspire hundreds of young people to enrol, including a high proportion of school-aged first-time voters in our community organising areas in Southeast Melbourne.

THE ROLE

Working with Environment Victoria’s community organising, campaigns, and communications teams, this role is focused on empowering a high number of students to enrol to vote for climate solutions. You will conduct outreach to schools to schedule and deliver presentations that will inspire students about climate action and motivate
them to enrol to vote.

The role is ideal for a young person seeking to gain early career community organising or youth campaigning experience.

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HOW TO APPLY

Please email your application, along with a CV (no more than 2 pages) and a 1 page cover letter addressing the key selection criteria to admin@environmentvictoria.org.au

Applications close 5pm on 4th May. Start date to be negotiated with successful candidate.

Applicants of diverse genders, cultural backgrounds, and experiences are strongly encouraged to apply.

If you have any questions, please email j.stabb@environmentvictoria.org.au

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