• Organization TypeImplementing NGO
  • Staff51-100
  • Development Budget5 Million - 25 Million
  • Founded1961

Australian Volunteers International (AVI)

Australian Volunteers International (AVI) is an independent not-for-profit organisation, a company limited by guarantee and registered as a charity and deductible gift recipient. We manage people-centred development projects and programs in a wide range of countries. Our work focuses on reducing poverty, providing health and education services, promoting human rights and gender equality, and protecting the environment. Our Vision Australian Volunteers International is a significant contributor to a peaceful, just and sustainable world; a world of respectful global relationships where all people have access to the resources they need, the opportunity to achieve their potential, the right to make decisions about the kind of development they want and to participate in the future of their communities.   Our Values Australian Volunteers International is guided by principles of equity and social justice, integrity, diversity and inclusion, partnership and respect for human rights.   OUR WORK Australian Volunteers International connects people and organisations internationally to learn from each other and achieve shared goals within our strategic priorities. Our work in people-centred development, particularly through volunteering, is central to this. We work with individuals, organisations and communities in response to locally identified priorities.   DEVELOPMENT PRIORITIES Australian Volunteers International pursues its vision and purpose by focusing on a number of program areas: Governance: improving the responsiveness, accountability, and service delivery of government departments and other agencies and institutions Participation and Social Inclusion: strengthening the ability of individuals and communities to participate in the decisions that affect their lives Health: improving the quality of, and access to, services aimed at enhancing the physical, mental, and social well-being of the disadvantaged Education: improving the capacity of formal and informal education institutions to provide culturally and socially relevant education opportunities that contribute to poverty reduction Sustainable Livelihoods: increasing opportunities for, and the ability of, disadvantaged peoples to gain employment or generate income, includes community-based natural resource management. 
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1Current job
203Total posted jobs

Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Communications Officer
  • Communications Officer
  • Research and Practice Coordinator
    Fiji, Australia
  • Volunteer Services Support Officer

Staff at Australian Volunteers International (AVI) have experience in


  • development
  • private sector development
  • procurement process
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • public administration


  • australia
  • india
  • cambodia
  • china
  • bangladesh


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas


Personnel / Human Resources
Monitoring / Evaluation
Procurement Process
Public Administration
Local Government
Research & Development
Capacity Building
Events / Training
Performance Measurement
Education Policy

Contract Awards

Myanmar Volunteer Clearing House – Feasibility Study

Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF)

Provision of the Australian Volunteer Program Support Services in Canberra

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Placement of Water and Sanitation Specialist

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Placement of Development Assistance Advisor

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Placement of Payments and Contracts Management Specialist for Education

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

RSO New Samoa/Kiribati BEMI

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Primary Healthcare Pharmaceutial Supply Specialist

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Recruitment of Health Services Specialist

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Placement of A Development Advisor

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)

Company Offices

  • Australia (headquarters)
  • 88 Kerr St (PO Box 350) Fitzroy
  • Victoria 3065
  • Australia (headquarters)
  • 71 Argyle Street (PO Box 350), Fitzroy
  • Victoria 3065
  • Cambodia
  • Phnom Penh
  • House #12C, Street 308, Sangkat Tonle Basac, Khan Chamkarmorn
  • East Timor
  • Hotel Central, Ave Presidente Nicolao Lobato, Dili
  • Fiji
  • Suva
  • 80 McGregor Road
  • Indonesia
  • Jakarta
  • Jln Ciomas 1 No 19 Kebayoran Baru
  • 12180
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Port Moresby
  • Pacific View Apartments Unit 801, (8th floor) Section 84, Lot 1, Pruth Street, Korobosea
  • Solomon Islands
  • Honiara
  • Stephen and Sons Building, Cnr Koloale Road Chinatown (PO Box 1026)
  • South Africa
  • Johannesburg
  • 29-31, 4th Floor, 158 Jan Smuts Avenue, Rosebank
  • Viet Nam
  • Hanoi
  • Room 201, Block B2 Van Phuc Diplomatic Compound 298 Kim Ma Street Ba Dinh District