About working for SHINE for Kids

SHINE for Kids is a registered not-for-profit organisation that has been supporting children and families of prisoners for over 30 years. SHINE for Kids has a firm belief in the power of early intervention and a focus on collaboration to reduce the negative effects of parental imprisonment on children and young people.

Through the provision of support services across NSW, ACT, Victoria and Queensland, we work to ensure that the next generation of children avoids serving time in the criminal justice system.

  • SHINE for Kids provides flexible and best practice working conditions including attractive salary packing benefits and professional support.
  • SHINE for Kids is an equal opportunity employer and encourages and welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Also see our volunteer positions

    Current positions vacant

  • Child and Family Coordinator – Nowra

    We are looking for a Child and Family Coordinator for our Child and Family Centre in Nowra. Child and Family Centre’s are designed to support children, young people and their families and friends when visiting a Correctional Centre. Child and Family Centre’s provide facilities for children/young people to have ‘time out’, to experience play time, to connect with other children in the same situation and to have an opportunity to have a more pleasant experience when visiting their parent. Child and Family Centre’s also support family and friends with information, referral services and advocacy.

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  • Grants, Fundraising and Marketing Officer

    As the Grants, Fundraising and Marketing Officer you are responsible for taking ownership of community fundraising initiatives, and grant applications for the organisation to achieve the overall fundraising target and marketing activities for the organisation.

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  • Child and Family Coordinator – Junee

    We are looking for a Child and family Coordinator for our Junee Child and Family Centre. Child and Family Centre’s are designed to support children, young people and their families and friends when visiting a Correctional Centre. Child and Family Centre’s provide facilities for children/young people to have ‘time out’, to experience play time, to connect with other children in the same situation and to have an opportunity to have a more pleasant experience when visiting their parent. Child and Family Centre’s also support family and friends with information, referral services and advocacy.

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