Volunteer Management Committee / Board Member - Treasurer

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WILMA Womens Health Centre

Reference No: WILMA Womens Health Centre

WILMA Women's Health Centre Inc

Applications Closing: Friday, June 5, 2020 - 17:00

WILMA Women’s Health Centre invites suitably experienced people with a commitment to social justice to submit expressions of interest for a volunteer role on our Management Committee. We are seeking someone to fill the Treasurer role.

As the WILMA Women’s Health Centre’s governing body, it is the role of the Management Committee to provide strategic direction to the organisation and oversight of its management and accountability.

Our Management Committee meets for approximately 2 hours (after business hours), every month at our centre in Campbelltown. Between meetings, Members often further engage in discussions, feedback and planning by phone and email. Members are elected for a period of 1 year – seeking re-election at the annual AGM. However, we are looking for individuals willing and able to make an overall commitment for 3 years or more.

Details
Category: Board
Field: Women
Employment basis: Contract
Job Location: Macarthur
About us

WILMA Women’s Health Centre has been operating for over 33 years, we are located in Campbelltown and provide holistic health services to women in the Macarthur area. We are funded by NSW Health to provide services to some of the region’s most vulnerable and disadvantaged people. Our service provides a safe, welcoming space for women only, through integrated care pathways recognising the social, environmental, economic, physical and cultural factors which affect women's health. Our services include: counselling, casework, women’s health nurse, naturopathy, acupuncture, massage, gentle exercise, Tai chi, yoga, mums and bubs exercise, meditation, health promotion groups, therapeutic groups and healing groups for Aboriginal women.

Position details
Qualifications:

Accounting or Financial Management Qualifications and experience.

Essential Selection Criteria:

A critical element in the success of WILMA Women’s Health Centre is a strong and supportive Management Committee, and we are currently looking for a Treasurer to join us. The role is voluntary and unpaid, however highly rewarding.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Accounting/Financial Management (a prerequisite for the Treasurer role)
  • An understanding of human service delivery
  • A strong commitment to social justice and feminism
  • A strong commitment to collaborative decision making
  • An interest in the Macarthur area and it’s communities
  • Effective communication skills.
Desirable Selection Criteria:

Experience in corporate governance in the context of a not for profit organisation

Skills and experience in, one or more of the following areas:

    • Risk and Compliance
    • Organisational Development
    • Marketing and Communications
    • Human Resources
    • Fundraising
    • Community Engagement
    • Information Technology
Other Information:

We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds including applicants from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds to submit an expression of interest.

Contact details
Contact Name: Michelle Mays
Contact Email: manager@wilma.org.au
Contact Phone: 0246272955
How to apply

Please email the Manager at WILMA Women's Health Centre - manager@wilma.org.au

Date posted: 29 April 2020

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