ID: 183956

ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY STRATEGY INITIATION PROJECT

Environment & Conservation Regular - less than 6 months Melbourne VIC

About this opportunity

Project Deliverables

  1. The overall project objective is to develop Uniting’s environmental strategy and of the embed into the organisation.

  2. The initiation stage (Stage 1) which is the purpose of this project and role will develop a project scope and business case to include objectives, budget and role(s) required to develop an evidence-based environmental sustainability strategy and implementation plan to take measures to reduce Uniting’s carbon footprint and environmental impact.

  3. To include in the project scope the exploration of critical areas where Uniting can make changes/ impact including but not limited to: renewable energy, recycling, community investment and education, managing greenhouse gas emissions, transitioning to a lower (neutral/zero) carbon economy, water consumption, supply chain, property development, circular economy and our op shops, investment, governance, accountability and transparency.


Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and relevant Working with Children Check in your State prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

It is a condition of engagement that all eligible workforce in Victoria receive the COVID-19 vaccination and supporting evidence may be requested in order to perform duties at any of Uniting’s workplaces.

Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

45 hours over 90 days

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Research, Policy & Analysis