Jobs, volunteering and more
Everyone has a role in building a healthier, fairer world.
If you're looking for inspiration, this is just a tiny snapshot of what is out there.
Here's a list of paid and unpaid opportunities, plus other resources to help spur action. If you know of a great opportunity out there, let us know.
Policy and Advocacy Manager at CAHA
Come work with us! The Policy and Advocacy Manager is a key leadership role in our organisation. You will lead work to influence decisions and shape public policy at all levels of government and internationally to deliver effective, evidence-based action on climate and health. Applications close on 31 Jan. More info
Organisational Development Manager at CAHA
Come work with us! The Organisational Development Manager is a key leadership role in our organisation. You will develop effective, responsive and appropriate systems for the organisation, with a focus on project and program management, and help others to use them. Applications close on 31 Jan. More info
Manager, Environment and Sustainability at Mater
This role supports the organisation's broader Environment and Social Responsibility framework with a focus on environmental management and reporting. Applications close 29 Jan. More info
Senior Engineer, Emissions Reduction and Sustainability at Monash Health
An exciting opportunity for a Senior Engineer to join Victoria’s largest health service, ensuring we remain on track to achieve our sustainability goals and continue to build and operate a more sustainable health service. Applications close 13 Feb. More info
Manager, Lancet Planetary Health Commission on Sustainable Healthcare
This position will work in the interdisciplinary field of sustainable healthcare and play the central managerial role in the development and implementation of the LPHCSH's mandate, and ensure the timely delivery of its academic objectives. Desired qualifications include content expertise in climate change/pollution, health, and healthcare, and strong people and organisational skills. This is a termed 0.5FTE position, with the possibility of full-time employment. For more information, please contact Dr Andrea MacNeill ([email protected]) and Dr Jodi Sherman ([email protected]).
2023 Professional Development series by Psychology for a Safe Climate
CAHA member Psychology for a Safe Climate runs a professional development training series, appropriate for a range of practitioners, including mental health practitioners and workers, GPs, workshop facilitators, and speakers on issues relating to climate psychology. The next series starts on 13 February 2023. More info
Short course: Sustainable Healthcare in Practice at Monash University
A first-of-its-kind across Australia, this course addresses a critical area in health that is rapidly gaining attention and importance with national and international efforts to meet climate change and sustainability imperatives. The next course starts on 14 March 2023. More info
- Senior Fellow - Sustainability, Climate and Health at University of Melbourne
The Senior Fellow (Sustainability, Climate and Health) will support the Enterprise Professor in Sustainable Healthcare in planning, developing, implementing and evaluating sustainable healthcare and climate change and health programs within the University and across affiliated institutions. EOIs close on 5 February 2023. More info
PhD Scholarship at the Planetary Health Equity Hothouse, Canberra
The Planetary Health Equity Hothouse is a research initiative at ANU which focuses on governance issues related to the rising public health burden, social inequality and climate change. The Hothouse has one scholarship open for a full time, 4-year PhD position, commencing in July 2023. EOIs close on 20 February 2023. More info
Climate and Health Education Student Fellowship at Columbia University
Columbia University's Global Consortium on Climate and Health Education invites students to join their one-year Climate and Health Education Student Fellowship. The Fellowship aims to educate and empower the next generation of health professions students to become global climate and health leaders and communicators in their respective fields and within interdisciplinary collaborations. Applications are due on 31 March 2023.