Careers

At Make-A-Wish, we're on a mission to create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. Together, our volunteers, staff and supporters make the impossible possible!

Teamwork makes the dream work

Behind every child's wish is a team of dedicated specialists, committed to working together with our amazing supporters to make the impossible possible.

Our teams include:

  • Wish team - responsible for wish design, production and operations, including family engagement
  • Partners & Supporters team - responsible for community fundraising and events plus individual giving, business partnerships and philanthropy programs
  • Volunteer Programmes - responsible for engaging and supporting our Australia-wide volunteer network
  • Supporter Engagement - responsible for assisting regular givers, fundraisers and donors
  • Marketing, Digital & Engagement - responsible for our brand, marketing and PR activities
  • Finance - responsible for our budget and reporting
  • Technology & Infrastructure - responsible for our digital platforms, business data and information

You can also find out more about our Board.

Current vacancies

We have no available roles at the moment. Keep checking back, or consider joining us as a volunteer!

Volunteer positions available

If we're not hiring for your dream job at the moment, consider joining us a volunteer! It's a great way to develop new skills, meet like-minded people and help seriously ill kids across Australia.

There are many different ways to lend your time to help make wishes come true.

Where we work

Make-A-Wish Australia's headquarters are in Cremorne (Richmond), a diverse and creative business hub 2km south-east of Melbourne's CBD.

We have a handful of roles in other major cities, supporting our business partners, wish operations and around 60 volunteer branches which are based all over the country.

Make-A-Wish Australia is proud to be a child-safe organisation

Our application and interview process includes background checks to ensure all staff and volunteers share our values and commitment to child safety.

See our Child Safeguarding policy