Mary’s House provides a quality refuge for women and their children escaping domestic violence on the North Shore. Their accommodation and care services enable the residents to be safe, hopeful and empowered to make the first steps to rebuilding their lives. With domestic and family violence the number one cause of homelessness for children, Mary’s House is a much-needed resource.

Mary’s House is currently in need of a volunteer media and communications enthusiast to support the promotion of their valuable work. Tasks may include, but are not limited to:

  • Website design and analytics;
  • Writing copy and articles for a quarterly newsletter;
  • Social media planning and analysis of marketing campaigns;
  • Design and layout for marketing collateral;
  • PR initiatives to encourage donations and raise awareness of domestic violence.

North Shore (suitable for staff based at North Sydney or Strathfield campus)

1-2 people

If you are participating in this opportunity under community engagement time release, then you are covered by ACU's insurances. If you are accessing this opportunity as a volunteer outside of ACU, then you are NOT covered by ACU's insurance policies. If accessing this opportunity as a volunteer we strongly recommend you confirm with the organisation that they have appropriate insurance for volunteers.

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To register your interest in this opportunity, please email ACU Engagement.

acuengagement@acu.edu.au

This opportunity qualifies for community engagement time release (CETR)

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