Why choose a career with us?

As Australia’s leading cancer charity, we work across every area of every cancer, supporting those affected by cancer, speaking out on behalf of the community on cancer issues, empowering people to reduce their cancer risk, and finding new ways to better detect and treat cancer.  This diverse work offers varied and exciting career opportunities across the areas of information, support, research, prevention, advocacy, fundraising in addition to the operational functions that enable us to deliver our vital work.

As an award-winning organisation, we are an inspirational place to volunteer and work. We do this through attracting and retaining a diverse and talented workforce equipped for the future, growing and enabling our people to deliver our strategic priorities and by fostering bold, transformational leadership.  Our vibrant, agile and community-focused culture is underpinned by our values of innovation, responsibility, courage and collaboration.

2019 HR Award finalists!

  • Employer of Choice (Public Sector and NFP)
  • Best Leadership Development Program
  • HR Team of the Year (<1000 employees)

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COVID-19 and cancer: What's your experience?

We are conducting a study about the impact of COVID-19 on people affected by cancer and healthcare workers in Australia.

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