Get Involved

Be a part of our WAVE of change today! Here you can find more information on how your organisation can become a member. If you are interested in a study visit click here. Want to work with us? Here you can find open job vacancies and internships at WAVE and within the Network. To make a donation, click here.

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Become a Member!

Women’s organisations from all over Europe are encouraged to apply for membership of the WAVE Network. Interested organisations are encouraged to take a look at the WAVE Statutes and membership fee structure before applying.

For a successful application, potential members have to fulfill the following criteria:

Feminism and a gender-specific approach should be reflected in the core aims and mission of the organisation.

The organisation should be engaging with other WAVE members/other NGOs in the country.

The organisation’s values and opinions should be aligning with WAVE’s values and opinions.

Only NGOs can become WAVE members.

If you are interested, here are the steps to follow to become a member of the WAVE Network!

  1. Please contact the WAVE Office, with a membership request.
  2. Following your request, you will be asked to fill out a short questionnaire about your your organization (i.e. aims and objectives, activities carried out, etc.).
  3. The information received will be distributed to the existing WAVE Members in your country, who have the right to comment on the application. Based on their comments, and on the WAVE Statutes, the WAVE office will submit the application to the WAVE Board, who has final decision rights.
  4. If your application is successful, you will receive an e-mail from the WAVE Office, along with an official confirmation letter, which should be signed and returned to the WAVE Office.

Job Vacancies

Vacancies at WAVE

The WAVE Office is looking for an interim Office Administrator to help the team in Vienna on a short-term basis, starting as soon as possible. This position would only be for 6-8 weeks max (until mid-April 2022, at the latest). Main tasks would include:

1) Ensuring the smooth running of the WAVE Office by providing efficient and well-organised administrative support to the WAVE Team and Board.

2) Supporting the WAVE Accountant in managing WAVE financial procedures.

If you are interested, or would like more information, then please send your CV to recruitment@wave-network.org.

Please note that we do not have any other job openings and that this is a temporary, short-term position.

Internships at WAVE

WAVE is happy to welcome interns interested in gaining experience in the non-profit sector. We select interns based on relevant qualifications and current office needs, as well as office capacity. We require a minimum commitment of 3 months, however, we prefer interns who can commit to up to 6 months. Please keep in mind that this is an unpaid/volunteer position.

We typically expect interns to have a background and/or interest in non-profit advocacy, social media, communications, fundraising and/or research.

Please contact us if you: share our feminist values, can tackle organizational and computer-based tasks, are fluent in written and spoken English, and are interested in working in the field of violence against women and children and domestic violence.

Our next available internship opportunity is: we are currently not looking for new interns

To apply, please send:

  • CV (in English)
  • and a short letter of motivation (in English)

…to our internship coordinators, Léa Dudouet lea.dudouet@wave-network.org and Branislava Aradjan branislava.aradjan@wave-network.org

Please give us at least two weeks to reply to your application and please do not inquire about sooner openings.

To download a helpful booklet on life in Vienna, Austria, click here.

Vacancies within the WAVE network

There are no vacancies open at the moment.

External opportunities

There are no vacancies open at the moment.

Study Visits

WAVE is happy to assist you in contacting women’s specialist services, agencies and ministries within Vienna and help to create a meeting schedule for visiting delegations eager to learn more about tackling and preventing violence against women in Austria.

However, please note that WAVE will not fund or book any travel arrangements or accommodation of the visiting delegation. As some presenters only speak in German, translators will have to be organized by the visiting delegation.

For more information, please contact the WAVE team at office@wave-network.org