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Join our team!

Join Flying Fox and be part of a team dedicated to creating an inclusive world. Our mission to empower young people with and without disability is fuelled by passion, energy, and relentless pursuit of inclusion. If this sounds like you, apply today!

Available Positions

Program Manager

Full-time

Are you passionate about leading a team that designs and delivers transformative programs for people with disability? If that’s a ‘yes’, we want you at Flying Fox! As our Program Manager, you’ll oversee the planning, logistics and execution of dynamic and meaningful programs that leave lasting impacts on our participants.

Position Details

Flying Fox runs three core programs. Hangouts; weekly social gatherings, Camps; extended getaways for large groups, and Shortz; weekend escapes for smaller groups at our two holiday houses. In 2024, we’re excited to introduce 4 Suits getaways for participants over 25 and a SOCS Camp, specifically for siblings of young people with disability.


About You

  • Experienced Leader: With a background in leadership, community services, allied health, or related fields, you bring a wealth of knowledge and a few years of impactful work.
  • A strategic thinker with exceptional organisational skills, capable of managing multiple projects seamlessly.
  • Deeply passionate about getting involved directly in Flying Fox programs!


Role Responsibilities Include: 

  • Leadership: Lead a passionate team of Program Coordinators to ensure flawless planning and execution of all Flying Fox programs. Foster an environment that encourages team growth, program innovation, and participant satisfaction.
  • Provide strategic direction to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of program delivery.
  • Innovation and Growth: We’re eager to expand our horizons with interstate and overseas trips and other creative ideas! Your innovation in developing new programs will be crucial in changing lives and making dreams come true.
  • Solidify the organisational infrastructure to improve the scalability of our programs.


Why Join Us? Having fun is at the core of everything we do. We offer a workplace that is as enjoyable as it is rewarding, and we support our staff with the resources they need to succeed personally and professionally.


Make a Lasting Impact! As our Program Manager, your leadership will not only shape the experience of our participants but also inspire your team to innovate and excel. Join us in making a profound difference in the community. Apply today to step into a role where you can truly lead with passion and purpose!

Disability Education Facilitator (DEF)

Casual Contract

Are you passionate about leading educational sessions that foster understanding and awareness of disability among students? If so, we want you at Flying Fox! As a DEF, you will be responsible for facilitating engaging and impactful sessions on disability to change perspectives, enhance understanding, and provide students with valuable, applicable skills.

Position Details

 

  • Facilitate informal disability education sessions for school students.
  • Work in partnership with schools to deliver educational sessions, some of which may include immersive experiences requiring DEF involvement.
  • Assist in training volunteers recruited by Flying Fox to ensure they are equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to support individuals with disabilities effectively.

 

What We Are Looking For

 

  • Experienced Facilitator: Proven background in leadership and educational facilitation.
  • Adaptable Thinker: Able to adjust teaching methods to suit diverse learning environments.
  • Engaging Speaker: Capable of capturing and maintaining the attention of students.
  • Classroom Management: Skilled in managing and engaging a class of up to 30 students, even under pressure.
  • Passionate Advocate: Deep commitment to disability awareness and education.

Join the Medic Team

Casual 

Are you a student nurse, doctor, or paramedic? Or perhaps you’re already a registered nurse, doctor, or paramedic? We invite you to join our amazing medic team at Flying Fox!

As a member of our medic team, you will receive specialised training to provide medical support on our programs. This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact in the lives of young people with disabilities while having an incredible amount of FUN!

Position Details

What We Offer:
  • Specialised training to prepare you for your role
  • The chance to make a real difference in the lives of young people with disabilities
  • An exciting and fun-filled work environment
 
About You:
  • Registered Health Professional
  • Student Health Professional
  • Eager to learn and grow
 
Join us at Flying Fox and be part of an inspiring and dynamic team dedicated to making a positive change. Apply now and embark on a rewarding journey with us!

For any questions regarding open positions, please contact hello@flyingfox.org.au