Vacancies Australia

Working with Shakti will provide you with a good insight into various ethnic communities as well as other CALD, mainstream and Indigenous communities in Australia. We consider Passion and Commitment towards the cause of bringing about social change as the single most deciding factor for employment. Of course, that means dedication and determination to work from the heart, especially to help achieve the overall well-being of disadvantaged ethnic women and children and thereby ethnic families.

We also welcome Volunteers and Student Placements!



Shakti Australia is looking for an efficient and enthusiastic volunteers representing the different ethnic communities (Asians, African and Middle East) based in Sydney and Melbourne to assist Shakti’s staff in providing support services to ethnic women and children whom are victims of domestic violence in areas of language translation, Crisis pick-up, telephone counselling, youth steering, etc. Interested volunteers should have a feminist perspective, passion to work in the Human Rights area, able to advocate and stand up for women’s rights and issues. Hours are negotiable. Training will be provided.


Shakti Australia is a non-profit, community organization, providing social services to Asian, African and Middle Eastern communities in Australia. We need highly motivated and enthusiastic person who likes to work with women’s not-for-profit organization. Interested applicants are requested to email their CVs to