Employment Opportunities

Join the passionate, hard-working team of staff who run Befriend's operations

Befriend employs a small team of paid staff to run its operations. Individuals with specific skills and expertise are recruited based on the needs of the organisation. When staff positions are available, they will be advertised below.


Community Builder (Part-Time 12-month Fixed Term Contract, 0.5 FTE, commencing February 2017)

Join Befriend's Operational Team and work to build the Befriend Community's presence in the Kwinana area and surrounds. The successful candidate will have a passion for expanding the Befriend Social Network into a new geographical area, and strong skills in volunteer engagement, communications and partnerships. The role is a part-time commitment (0.5 FTE) with the flexibility to structure the role around your other life commitments. A 12-month commitment to the role is essential.

Applications for this position are now closed.


Senior eFriends Trainer (Casual)

Empower people requiring higher levels of support with the skills and confidence to use technology to strengthen their social and community connections North of the River.

Applications for this position are now closed.


Keen to get involved with Befriend but can't see a role that's a good fit? We encourage you to sign up to volunteer with the Befriend Team. Befriend volunteers have found that their role has given them the opportunity to develop their personal capacities, professional skills and networks, making it easy to find employment. We have a preference for recruiting for many of our staff roles internally, and will often make opportunities available to our volunteers. Click on the links to the right to explore our volunteering opportunities.