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Organisation Leaders; Advisory Committee Members; Board Members (NFP & Charity Organisation)

  • Location: Melbourne VIC, Sydney NSW, Hawthorn VIC, Collingwood VIC, Canberra ACT, Banyule VIC, Richmond VIC, Sydney NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Time Required

    Approximately 15 hours, per month (negotiable)

  • Suitable for
    • People with disability
    • Groups of 10 or more
    • Families with Children
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Safety & Emergency Services
    • Counselling & Help Line
    • Accounting & Finance
    • Fundraising & Events
    • IT & Web Development
    • Translating & Interpreting
    • Governance, Boards & Committees
    • Tutoring & Coaching
    • Mediation & Advocacy
    • Administration & Office Management
    • Marketing, Media & Communications
    • Research, Policy & Analysis
    • Writing & Editing
    • Disability Support
  • Training

    Every volunteer in DCSS Australia will undertake the training free of charge: - Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO); - Council of Social Services (QCOSS); - Mandate Report Training, for both Victoria and New South Wales; - Others as required and or negotiated.

  • Reimbursement

    Negotiable

  • Requirements
    • Working with Children Check *
    • National Police Certificate *

    Every application is based on merit, we have minimum standards which must be met by every candidate and position to work with our organisation.
    1. Australian Citizenship/Permanent Resident;
    2. Relevant Qualifications and Certificates/Registrations;
    3. Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience within Australia;
    4. Great communication and listening skills;
    5. Ability to commit the required time for the position and be able to commit to a 12-month position (minimum);
    6. Upon engagement, you will be required to have or obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) and a National Police Check (NPC), which is conducted alongside our partnered charity agency.

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

  • Vice President
  • Board Secretary
  • Board Treasurer/Finance Manager
  • Chief Operations Officer (2IC)
  • General Managers
  • Legal Counsel & Advisers
  • Non-Executive Director's (NED's)
  • Board Members
  • Advisory Committee Members and Associate Directors
  • Community Leaders; Advocates and Directors
  • Events, Marketing and Fundraising Coordinators


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