Current Vacancies

The Media Centre for Education Research Australia (MCERA) is a not-for-profit organisation whose vision is to advance education by improving access to education research in the media.

MCERA provides a conduit through which educational research and researchers are made more accessible to the media. MCERA provides journalists and other users with authoritative, independent and accessible insights from education research.

We're presently looking to fill the following positions:


Administrative Officer (0.3 FTE)
Bedford Park

The Administrative Officer role is offered at 0.3FTE, to be negotiated with the successful applicant. Ideally, the role would be undertaken over 3 days/week. The role would be responsible for the basic administrative tasks of the office and Board support.

For more details, please see the full position description.


Business and Projects Manager (0.3 FTE)
Bedford Park

The Business and Projects Manager is responsible for the smooth operation of MCERA and supporting the CEO in the running of the business and Board and committee support.

The Business and Project Manager is also responsible for the development and implementation of specific projects as they arise. Additionally, the Business and Projects Manager will help the CEO in cultivating relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders.

The role is offered at 0.3FTE, to be negotiated with the successful applicant. Ideally, the role would be undertaken over 3 days/week.

For more details, please see the full position description.


To apply for any of the positions listed, please contact Shannon Schedlich at info@mcera.org.au.