Join our team

Nutrition Australia is a non-government, non-profit, community-based organisation that operates in all States and Territories in Australia with the assistance of professionals who are specialists in the fields of food, nutrition, health promotion and business. Each Division provides a range of services that are specific to the needs of their State or Territory. These services include:

  • Providing the latest information on nutrition research and current food and health trends
  • Co-ordinating events during the annual National Nutrition Week campaign
  • Running high-profile seminars for the general public and health professionals
  • Extensive media and public speaking experience
  • Media commentary
  • Preparation and design of publications
  • Food industry consultancies
  • Nutrition training and presentations
  • Menu assessments.

Each Division of Nutrition Australia offers volunteer opportunities to those wishing to develop their skills in the food and nutrition industry. If you want to gain some real, hands-on experience in community nutrition, please visit the volunteer page.

Current vacancies

Vic Division

Board Member Nutrition Specialist – Nutrition Australia Vic Division Board

Nutrition Australia Vic Division (NAVic) is seeking an experienced Nutrition Specialist to join the NAVic board. You must have post-graduate qualifications in Nutrition/Dietetics, or equivalent minimum 15 years’ experience in the role as a specialist. Board experience is highly valued.

As a NAVic board member, you will be part of supporting the CEO with strategic guidance to assist with planning activities relevant to the Victorian Division of Nutrition Australia. As a board member, you will also receive a nominal quarterly payment.

Download the position description

If you would like to apply, or would like more information, please email your CV and expression of interest (max 300 words) to John Green, Board Secretary ([email protected]).

Digital Nutrition Project Officer, Healthy Eating Advisory Service (HEAS)

The Healthy Eating Advisory Service (HEAS) is seeking an Digital Nutrition Project Officer to join the team on a fixed term contract until June 2023, with the possibility of extension. HEAS is an initiative funded by the Victorian Government.

The primary purpose of this position is to support the maintenance and enhancement of our food and drink assessment tool (FoodChecker), food and drink databases, and provide general implementation support.

HEAS aims to build the knowledge, skills and capacity of food service staff, other staff and health professionals working in key settings across Victoria in order to improve the availability of healthy food and drinks across the state.

Download the position description.

For more information and to apply, please visit https://www.seek.com.au/job/55406821.


ACT Division

Treasurer

Volunteer

Nutrition Australia ACT is seeking a volunteer Treasurer with accounting qualifications and experience working in the field.

The role of the Treasurer is to oversee the financial administration of the organisation, review procedures and financial reporting and advise the CoM on financial strategy. The Treasurer will attend all CoM meetings, held monthly either online or in the NAACT offices.

Membership of Nutrition Australia is essential to become a voting member on the CoM. 

Please forward your application, outlining your skills and experience to the Chair, [email protected]

For any enquiries or questions regarding this Nutrition Australia ACT Committee of Management position, please contact the Chair prior to the closing date. 

Download the position description.