Congolese internally displaced family sits with UNHCR staff while going through the registration process at Kibati IDP site to be transfered by the UNHCR along with other vulnerable families to the Mugunga I site
© UNHCR / P. Taggart

Make a difference with Australia for UNHCR

Working with us is your opportunity to make a real difference for some of the world’s most vulnerable people.

Australia for UNHCR is headed up by CEO, Trudi Mitchell, who leads a team of staff who work to raise funds to support UNHCR and keep our donors informed about UNHCR’s work. As well as our central office in Sydney, we have small fundraising teams in Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. Our frontline staff personally engage with potential donors around Australia.

Current vacancies

There are no current vacancies.

Volunteering

While Australia for UNHCR has a small number of volunteers who regularly assist in the Sydney office, we currently do not have any vacancies for voluntary positions.

If you are interested in volunteer positions within the Sydney office and/or regarding our special events, we will post these opportunities here as they become available.

Internships

We don't currently have any internships available at Australia for UNHCR.

The UNHCR Regional Representation in Canberra accepts interns on a competitive basis. For further information, visit their website.

UNHCR Headquarters in Geneva also accept interns in all units on a competitive basis. Read more information about international internships here.