Kidsafe NSW promotes child injury prevention and education in an effort to preserve and protect the lives of our children.

Positions Vacant

We are seeking a person to join our team!

Are you passionate about the safety of children?
Do you love working as part of a motivated team?
Are you energised by the impact Kidsafe has on the community?
Want the chance to put your expertise to work?

We need you!


Project Officer – Kidsafe NSW Playground Advisory Unit

Kidsafe NSW is a non-government, not-for-profit organisation, dedicated to the prevention of unintentional death and serious injury to children 0-15 years of age. The Kidsafe NSW office is based on the grounds of The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, NSW but operates state-wide.

Kidsafe NSW is seeking an experienced project officer to be part of a small multi-disciplinary team that provides playground inspection services, design advice, training, and safe play information. The successful applicant will work with a range of service providers including education and care services, schools, local government, manufacturers and designers. Some regional travel will be required.

Relevant qualifications and experience, with particular reference to children’s playgrounds, is required in one or more of the following areas: playground design and construction; playground inspection; landscape design; landscape architecture; early childhood education and/or work health and safety.  

Click here to download a  copy of the position description including key selection criteria. Note: Only applications that address the selection criteria will be considered.

Applications must be submitted by email using ‘Project Officer - Kidsafe NSW Playground Advisory Unit’ in the subject line to:

Closing date: Wednesday  21st February 2018