Recruiting now:

  • Accountant

  • Executive Assistant

How to apply for our positions:

Please download a Position Description from the advertisement below and take your time to complete your application. Applications must include:

  • A cover letter/statement of no more than two pages outlining how your skills and experience align with the Key Attributes, Key Responsibilities, Experience, Qualifications and Checks;
  • Detailed curriculum vitae (CV);
  • Contact details for two referees who can confirm your skills in relation to the position; and
  • Email your application to recruitment@beaconfoundation.net

Not your average Accountant…

Beacon Foundation is a national organisation that reaches, inspires and connects Australia’s future workforce and we are seeking a part-time, high performing Accountant to support our national operations and dedicated Finance Team.  Working within a team of three, this is an exciting opportunity for someone with proven accounting experience to display their passion for numbers whilst contributing to the lives of young people.  Beacon operates in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment which requires flexibility, adaptability and initiative, as well as, excellent organisation and problem solving skills.

  • Do you have exceptional client centric interpersonal communication skills?
  • Can you display initiative and strong attention to detail?
  • Do you have a passion for numbers and analysis but value the human element?
  • Are you a natural high performer with drive and energy?
  • Do you have a passion for creating better opportunities for young Australians?

If so, we’d love to hear from you!

This 0.6 part-time (22.5 hours), ongoing position is based in Hobart at our Head Office.

Five weeks’ annual leave (pro-rata), employee assistance program and generous salary packaging (which increases the value of your salary) under our Public Benevolent Institution status, is available.

Please view the Position Description for further information.

Candidates are strongly advised to contact the Position Contact for more information about the role.

Please submit your application by 9am, Monday, 28 May 2018.

Please note that applications that do not follow the application instructions will not be considered.

Salary Packaging:

For more information regarding how salary packaging increases your take home pay, visit our service provider website – here

Calling all Executive Assistants….

Would you love to work for one of Australia’s inspiring and growing for purpose organisations, supporting two of our extremely driven executives?

Beacon Foundation is a national organisation that reaches, inspires and connects Australia’s future workforce and we are seeking a high performing Executive Assistant to provide outstanding administration support. The Executive Assistant is an anchor role in the Beacon office and this job would be an exciting opportunity for someone highly organised to showcase their natural administration talent.  Beacon operates in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment which requires flexibility, adaptability and initiative, as well as, excellent organisation and problem solving skills.

  • Are you reliable with strong attention to detail?
  • Do you have a natural flair and passion for quality administration?
  • Do you have excellent client centric interpersonal and communication skills?
  • Are you energetic, driven and thrive in a busy environment?
  • Do you have a passion for creating better opportunities for young Australians?

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!

Based at our Head Office in Hobart, this position is full-time but part-time (0.8 FTE) may be negotiated for the right candidate.

Five weeks’ annual leave, employee assistance program and generous salary packaging (which increases the value of your salary) under our Public Benevolent Institution status, is available.

To view the Position Description and information on how to apply, click here

Candidates are strongly advised to contact the Position Contact for more information about the role.

Please submit your application by 9am Monday, 28 May 2018.

Please note that applications that do not follow the application instructions will not be considered or acknowledged.

Salary Packaging:

For more information regarding how salary packaging increases your take home pay, visit our service provider website – here

Volunteering @ Beacon

If you are keen to get involved with the great work that we do, please consider joining our online community, eBeacon. eBeacon is an online platform that brings a wide range of resources from outside communities to students in schools.  These make school engaging and relevant and prepare students to navigate the more complex careers of the future.

Currently Recruiting

We are currently recruiting volunteers for our MyRoad Program – a 2 hour online mentoring session aimed at matching industry volunteer mentors with young women in their senior years of secondary school, to support students in the development of key skills required to understand and succeed in the changing world of work. Session support materials and training are provided.

Please follow this link for more information and to register your interest – https://ebeacon.net.au/myroad_register/ – we look forward to hearing from you!