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Program and Project Manager

PD - Program and Project Manager - Selection Criteria

Program and Project Manager – Hobart Women’s Shelter

  • Level 7, SCHADS Award
  • Minimum 4 days per week (30 Hours)

Hobart Women’s Shelter

  • Hobart Women’s Shelter (HWS) provides crisis accommodation to women and children who are experiencing domestic or family violence and/or are homeless.
  • We are the second oldest women’s and children’s refuge in Australia and have been providing this service, in different locations around Hobart, since 1974.


  • HWS is looking for an experienced senior manager who is interested in progressing their career within the community services sector.
  • We need someone who is passionate about gender equality and who wants to work with a team of supportive women committed to making a positive difference to the lives of women and children experiencing violence and/or homelessness.

The Role Overview

The Program and Project Manager will:

  • Develop and manage programs and initiatives aligned to the HWS Vision and Mission.
  • Undertake research, identify key stakeholders, develop opportunities for growth and project-manage new initiatives.
  • Write tenders and grant submissions, prepare reports and complete acquittals associated with grants.
  • Engage with donors, community stakeholders and the media to support the management of a communication plan and our social media platforms.

For a Position Description, including full Selection Criteria, please visit:

Please Note:  Applicants must address all the Selection Criteria to be considered for this position.

For queries contact Janet Saunders, CEO, on 6273 8455.

Forward completed applications to Janet Saunders at

Closing Date:  COB Friday 16th April 2021.