Positions Vacant

Seeking Volunteers for Community Visitors Program

The Office of the Public Advocate is looking for people to volunteer as Community Visitors. These are unique volunteer positions which are official Victorian Governor in Council appointments. Community Visitors protect the human rights of people with disabilities by visiting accommodation facilities and monitoring and reporting on the adequacy of services provided.

PACE Mentoring – Apply now

Are you a student or jobseeker with disability? Positive Action towards Career Engagement (PACE Mentoring) connects students and jobseekers with disability with mentors from leading Australian businesses. It gives you an opportunity to develop your skills and confidence in a workplace setting. 

Public Transport Access Committee (PTAC) seeking member

Closing date: December 23, 2019

The Minister for Public Transport, The Hon. Melissa Horne MP, is inviting applications for appointment the Public Transport Access Committee (PTAC). PTAC’s aim is to be a leading source of advice to the Minister for Public Transport on how to improve the accessibility of Victorian public transport system. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the work of PTAC and to Victoria’s accessibility and inclusion.

Royal Commission Disability Advocate

Closing date: January 10, 2020

Villamanta is seeking an experienced Disability Advocate who can demonstrate a commitment to social justice principles and work within a Human Rights framework, to work 3 days per week for a fixed term of 12 months, designing and implementing a project to assist people with a disability to access the Federal Government’s Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability (“the Royal Commission”).