Project Officer, Office for the Participation of Women

The Office for the Participation of Women has been established to undertake projects as determined by the Bishops Commission for Evangelisation, Laity and Ministry to implement the recommendations of the Bishops’ Social Justice Statement on the participation of women in the Church and to act as a focal point for ongoing dialogue and the integration of ideas pertaining to women and their participation in the Catholic Church in Australia. As part of our team we are seeking to appoint a Project Officer to assist in the development and establishment of a quality program for the revised Young Catholic Women’s Interfaith Fellowship.

This role involves:

  • Developing the formation and leadership components of the Leadership Fellowship for young Catholic women
  • Coordinating the delivery of this program
  • Working within a budget to deliver projects This is a part time position (7.5 hours per week) for 2 years, based in Canberra.

You can download a full Position Description from You will have proven experience proven experience in a broad range of office duties with strong experience in working in a small team without close supervision and demonstrated experience in Microsoft Windows operating environment and the Microsoft Office applications software To be considered for this role, applications should address the Knowledge, Skills and Experience as listed in the position description.

Applications including three referees to be submitted via email to Jane Bashiruddin  

The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference is an equal employment opportunity employer and promotes and supports a family friendly workplace. The successful applicant must be eligible to work in Australia and may be required to provide a Working with Children Check or a suitable Police Check as part of the recruitment process. The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference respects your privacy. In applying for this position, you will be providing Australian Catholic Bishops Conference with personal including sensitive information. We can be contacted on 02 6201 9845. To find out more about how we will treat this information, please access our privacy collection notice from

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GPO Box 368
Canberra ACT 2601

1300 4FAITH (1300 432 484)
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