About us

The Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) is a not-for-profit organisation based in Victoria, providing specialist knowledge and support to young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds. Our vision is that young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds are connected, empowered and influential Australians. 

Work with us

We celebrate and value the diversity of our employees. Their skills and experience are key to our ability to build strong partnerships with all our stakeholders and create change across Victoria. 

In line with our commitment to increasing migrant and refugee young people’s access to employment, our recruitment and employment practices ensure we can walk the talk. These practices encourage applicants from multicultural backgrounds and support the diverse needs of our staff.

Read The inside story: How to get a job at the Centre for Multicultural Youth on EthicalJobs blog, for insights into what we look for during recruitment.

CMY was Job Seeker's 'Organisation of the Month' in May 2017. Read more about what makes CMY a great place to work.

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When applying for vacancies at CMY, the following documents must accompany all applications:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Document addressing each Key Selection Criteria.

Please submit applications in MS Word or PDF formats.

Please refer to the following documents to assist with your application submission:

CMY takes Child Safety seriously and shortlisted candidates are subject to child safety screening and assessment against child safety standards as part of our thorough recruitment process.   

All applicants must have the right to work in Australia.   

 MYAN Media and Communications Officer (CMY169)

 MYAN seeks a Media and Communications Officer who will be responsible for coordinating the delivery of MYAN’s communications, including digital platforms and media engagement. 

  • Hours: 22.8 hours per week (0.6 FTE), Part Time
  • Fixed Term
  • Base Salary (SCHADS Level 4) : $68,804 per annum (pro rata) plus Super and access to Salary Packaging
  • Location: CMY Carlton Office
  • Applications Close: 9:00am Monday, 23 September 2019 

For further information, download the Position Description:  PD CMY169_MYAN Media and Communications Officer_Sept2019.pdf or contact Nadine Liddy, National Coordinator MYAN on 0437897178. 

Applications including your resume and response to the Key Selection Criteria can be emailed to   using the subject line: <insert your name> MYAN Media and Communications Officer CMY169.

 Youth Facilitator (CMY171)

 CMY seeks a Youth Facilitator who will be responsible for engaging young people to participate in CMY’s youth led activities.  This role will involve promoting CMY’s work in the Gippsland community and supporting the delivery of youth participation outcomes. This includes providing administrative support to a small team of youth advisors and co-facilitating social and recreational group activities.    

  • Casual: hours up to 15.2 per fortnight
  • Salary (SCHADS 2):  $33.98 per hour (includes 25% loading)
  • Location: CMY Morwell Office
  • Applications Close: Midday 12pm Wednesday, 9 October 2019 

For further information, download the Position Description: PD CMY171 Youth Facilitator Gippsland_Sept2019.pdf or contact Jenny Horner,Team Leader - Gippsland on (03) 5116 6181 ,0437 870 211.

Applications including your cover letter, resume and response to the Key Selection Criteria can be emailed to using the subject line: <insert your name> Youth Facilitator CMY171.