Work with us - Batyr


We are here to support youth mental health throughout COVID-19 and beyond. All our programs can be delivered online or face to face!

Work with us

Working with us!

At batyr, we make sure we have fun while doing important work. We care deeply about those we welcome into our ‘herd’ and do our best to support our team.

We do this by:

  • providing ongoing professional training and wellbeing sessions
  • providing all permanent staff with a wellbeing budget to use on almost whatever you need to keep yourself feeling good
  • wellbeing leave – your personal leave doesn’t just have to be for sick days, at batyr you can also use this leave to support your mental health and wellbeing
  • start of year retreat
  • flexible working arrangements
  • 3 weeks paid parental leave + other entitlements

So what are you waiting for? Apply today and join the team!

If you want a workplace where you can bring all of your full, weird and wonderful self to the office each day, and access some pretty amazing benefits…this is the place!

As with all of our employees, you will have an active interest in tackling the stigma around mental health and are aligned to batyr’s five values; empathetic, inclusive, balanced, positive and bold.

Griffith University – PhD Student

Employment type: PhD Student
Location: Flexible Location
Applications Close: 9am Monday 1st August 2022

Empower youth with lived experience of mental ill-health to live healthy and fulfilling lives

We are currently looking for a PhD candidate to work with Griffith Public Health researchers in collaboration with batyr to conduct research on youth mental health. The proposed project will focus on examining strategies to empower youth with lived experience of mental ill-health. It is anticipated that the research program will be mixed-methods.

For more information and details on how to apply, please click here

School Partnerships Coordinator VIC

Employment type: Full-Time
Location: Melbourne
Applications Close: 9am Monday 22nd August

You could make conversation with anyone, anywhere! You talk passionately about the things that are important to you and can convince people of anything when it’s important. You’re driven by a passion for making a difference but understand that to do that you have to put your head down and just get to work.

At batyr, we pride ourselves on building meaningful, needs-led relationships with our school partners, to ensure the delivery of relatable, engaging and high impact programs for young people. Therefore, this role will utilise their relationship building skills to foster strong and trusting relationships with our ongoing school partners in Victoria, managing all stakeholder communications. The School Partnerships Coordinator will be responsible for booking  programs with school partners. Program bookings are central to extending the reach and impact of batyr and require the development of relationships with schools and other external stakeholders.

Read the full position description and details to apply here

Growth Committee Secretary

Employment type: Volunteer
Location: Sydney
Applications Close: ASAP

The Growth (Committee) Secretary holds primary responsibility for ensuring the processes and procedures of the Committee run effectively and efficiently and in accordance with the Growth Committee Charter. Secretarial duties are more specifically outlined below and include adequately preparing for Committee meetings, attendance and undertaking allocated follow-up tasks, office and site visits as necessary, as well as being available for ad hoc discussions from time to time.

Read the full job description and details to apply here