Volunteer Opportunities

Explore all our individual opportunities from across the organisation.

UN Youth Australia has over 700 passionate volunteers across Australia in every state and territory. Determined to empower young people, our volunteers operate every function of the organisation, including operations, education, communications and marketing, finance, human resources, and executive management including the Board of Directors.

Explore our open opportunities below and apply today. We look forward to having you join us!



6+ positions to fill

Chief Development Officer

The Chief Development Officer is responsible for engaging external stakeholders to create sponsorship and partnership opportunities for UN Youth Australia and for managing relationships with UN Youth …

Chief International Operations Officer

The Chief International Operations Officer holds primary responsibility for developing and overseeing our International Major Programs and risk management strategies. While the pandemic limits interna…

Chief Youth Representation Officer

The Chief Youth Representation Officer is the primary support and oversight between UN Youth Australia and the Australian Youth Representative to the United Nations, ensuring effective collaboration a…

Emerging Leaders Program 2021 Convenor and Deputy Convenor

The Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) will explore the contemporary nature of Asia and how a globalised world has affected their evolution and engagement with the international system. This online tour w…

National Recruitment Manager

A National Recruitment Manager is responsible for the management of UN Youth Australia’s recruitment. They will create a recruitment strategy and will be responsible for overseeing its implementatio…

Victorian Treasurer

UN Youth Victoria is looking for a Treasurer to join its 2021 Executive! The Treasurer is responsible for the financial management and strategic supervision of the organisation.

About UN Youth Australia

We are a national youth-led organisation that aims to educate and empower young Australians on global issues. All of the work that we do is rooted in the belief that young people can and do make a difference in their communities. We foster ideas and innovation, and we give young people the inspiration and support they need to create change.

Programs & Activities

UN Youth runs a variety of programs and activities for high-schools students across Australia. You can view all these programs and activities on our website.

Support us

UN Youth Australia is run entirely by volunteers with no external funding. Help us run education programs for even more Australians by becoming a monthly giver.

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