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Positions Vacant: Advocacy and Fundraising Advisor (Full Time)

Penington Institute, an independent and not-for-profit organisation, actively supports the adoption of approaches to drug use that promote safety and human dignity. It does so through thought leadership, community education, health worker training, research and policy formation. We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Advocacy and Fundraising Advisor to lead the organisation’s fundraising strategy whilst also contributing to marketing activities [...]

March 19th, 2019|

Position Vacant: Digital Communications Officer (0.6 FTE)

Penington Institute, an independent and not-for-profit organisation, actively supports the adoption of approaches to drug use that promote safety and human dignity. It does so through thought leadership, community education, health worker training, research and policy formation. We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Digital Communications Officer to assist in the development and implementation of communication activities for our key [...]

March 19th, 2019|

Position Vacant: Administration and Project Officer (Full Time)

Penington Institute, an independent and not-for-profit organisation, actively supports the adoption of approaches to drug use that promote safety and human dignity. It does so through thought leadership, community education, health worker training, research and policy formation. We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Administration and Project Officer who will be a key member of Penington Institute’s communication team. The [...]

March 19th, 2019|

Position Vacant: Research Policy Officer/Senior Research Policy Officer (full-time)

Penington Institute, an independent and not-for-profit organisation, actively supports the adoption of approaches to drug use that promote safety and human dignity. It does so through thought leadership, community education, health worker training, research and policy formation. We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Research Policy Officer/Senior Research Policy Officer (depending on experience) to assist in the development of our [...]

February 28th, 2019|

Penington Institute free public forum

Pill testing - Lifesaver or false comfort? Should pill testing be trialled at music festivals? Can you ever tell whether a pill is safe? Could pill testing save lives? Following a series of tragic deaths at music festivals this summer there is widespread debate about whether states and territories should allow pill testing. Supporters say it will save lives, while [...]

January 29th, 2019|