Spectrum Jobs

Welcome to Spectrum! Here, we’re dedicated to having a positive impact on migrant and refugee communities across Melbourne’s north, in areas ranging from settlement and migration to aged care and parenting support. Each day, we do work with real purpose – to ensure everyone ‘feels at home’.

Our team, representing over 50 nationalities and cultures and speaking 32 languages, is united by a passion for positive change. We value diversity and inclusion, and thrive on sharing with, listening to, and celebrating each other.

With flexible work arrangements and a supportive environment, our staff can grow both professionally and personally.

If you, too, are values-driven and passionate about doing meaningful work, Spectrum could be where you take the next exciting step in your career.

You can find out more about our current job openings and apply below – we’re excited to hear from you!

Our Values

  • Belonging We create a feeling of belonging through a welcoming environment that embraces difference, allowing everyone to be themselves.
    We strive to understand our client’s journey, take an interest in their story and amplify different voices and perspectives.
  • Respect We treat all people with dignity and put our clients at the centre of everything we do.
    We value each person’s unique perspective and make decisions with empathy, integrity and compassion.
    We own our mistakes, apologize, and learn.
  • Connection We believe in the wisdom of collaboration and we nurture our partnerships.
    We work as one team. We share information, make connections and value transparency.
    This means taking time to communicate, listen, learn and share.
  • Excellence We recognise diversity is our strength and we are unapologetically ambitious in championing inclusion.
    We are curious, creative and courageous as we seek to overcome obstacles to change and strive for continuous improvement.


it's your special day!

All of our people are entitled to an extra day of birthday or cultural leave, so you can enjoy those special days on your calendar.

purchase leave

We offer the ability to purchase 2 or 4 weeks of extra leave a year, so you can spend more time with your family, friends or travelling to your favourite spot in the world.

get social

We have a warm and welcoming social culture, where stories are shared over coffee, we celebrate alongside our family and friends, and we learn from each other!

paid parental leave

We offer 12 weeks paid parental leave for the primary caregiver and support the 2 week paid government scheme for partners.

formal training

We provide formal training that includes Manual Handling, Infection Control, Mental Health First Aid, Dementia Training and access to our online learning platform for training relevant to your role.

salary sacrifice

As a not-for-profit organisation we offer salary packaging - which means more money in your pocket each fortnight.

cultural diversity

We know that our diversity is part of what makes us special. We welcome all cultures, ethnic groups and communities, and embrace our mission to make everyone feel at home.

employee assistance program

We offer a free and confidential Employee Assistance Program that you can access during working hours.