Employment Opportunity: Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE, Sydney. Closing date: Monday 6 March

February 15, 2017

The Butterfly Foundation is seeking to fill vacant shifts at the Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE – Sydney.

The Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE operates Monday to Friday, with three shift times – 7.30am-3.30pm, 10am – 6pm and 1.30pm – 9.30pm.

*You need to have availability for a minimum of two shifts per week.

Regular Shifts Currently Vacant:

  • Monday 10.00am to 6.00pm
  • Tuesday 1.30pm to 9.30pm
  • Wednesday 1.30pm to 9.30pm
  • Friday 7.30am to 3.30pm
  • Friday 1.30pm to 9.30pm

The Butterfly National Helpline 1800 ED HOPE is Australia’s only national telephone and web-based counselling support service for people affected by eating disorders. The service runs from 8.00am to 9.00pm, Mondays to Fridays, and includes phone, email and web-chat (online) support and counselling, referrals to health professionals, information resources, plus delivery of online support groups and a web-based carer education program.
Through these channels you will rapidly create a safe, supportive and recovery-focused environment for people with eating disorders and their families/carers and friends, in order to empower them to work towards recovery. We are looking for one or two exceptional persons, to fill shift vacancies, two-three days per week.
The service is based at Butterfly House in Crows Nest, Sydney.

To apply, please obtain and read the Position Description and Full Selection Criteria via the Butterfly Foundation website.

As part of your application, please submit your resume AND a covering letter clearly addressing the Selection Criteria as listed in section five of the Position Description. Applications which do not address the Selection Criteria will not be considered.

Applications should be submitted, by email only, to hr@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au

Applications close at 5:00pm on Monday 6 March 2017 but early applicants are encouraged to apply.

For enquiries about this position, contact Dr Michelle Blanchard at michelle.blanchard@thebutterflyfoundation.org.au