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Secretary - Advisory Committee and Board of Directors

  • Location: Across: Melbourne VIC, Sydney NSW, Prahran VIC, Brunswick VIC, St Kilda VIC, Canberra ACT, Southbank VIC, South Yarra VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Time Required

    10 hours per month, negotiable

  • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • Families with Children
    • Skilled Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Accounting & Finance
    • Administration & Office Management
    • Fundraising & Events
    • Governance, Boards, & Committees
    • Mediation & Advocacy
    • Writing & Editing
  • Training

    - Fair Work Ombudsman Training (FWO) - Council of Social Services Training - Mandate Report Training - Governance Training (Negotiable) Others as required

  • Reimbursement


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

    - Good heart, good communication skills, dedication, transferable skill set.
    1. Australia Citizen/Permanent Residency
    2. Experience with either Not-For-Profit organisation, community sector or psychological/social services
    3. Declaration of any current involvement in Not-For-Profit Boards (conflict of interest purposes).

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

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor centralised email boxes and advise/direct urgent responses when necessary
  • Manage meeting agendas and arrange meetings
  • Prepare and disseminate meeting materials
  • File and update contact information of Members and Directors

All duties are completed with support by our Executive Managing Director (EMD) and with the Vice President of the State