Why Work with Us
Working for Berry Street means being part of a passionate and supportive team with a strong focus on supervision, professional development and reflective work practices. This approach helps us to ensure we are always learning and improving on our practice. We value individual contributions and encourage open communication amongst our staff.
We recognise the importance of maintaining a healthy work life balance and offer our staff paid parental leave, carers leave, study leave, and other flexible working arrangements which may be negotiated. Our salaries are competitive with options for increasing remuneration through salary packaging. If you believe in the work we do and identify with our values, you should consider joining our team.
Working at Berry Street you will:
Be supported to achieve positive work/life balance. We offer paid parental leave, carers leave and study leave. Other flexible working arrangements may be negotiated, depending on the requirements of the role. Whilst the hours in most positions are fixed, we are flexible with start and finish times.
What our Staff say:
"My time here, although short and sweet, feels as though I have been here for many years. You have made an everlasting impression on me. I hope to one day return to Berry Street, when the time is right for my family"
- Member of our Administration Team, 2015
"I have enjoyed and grown so much working for such a wonderful, supportive and dynamic organisation and have built on my leadership and organisational skills via the projects and roles that were offered to me"
- Community Development Worker, 2014
"There are no words to express the gratitude I have for the experiences Berry Street has provided me, the opportunities I’ve had, the friendships I’ve made and professional connections and relationships I have formed."