Are you interested in working for an organisation that empowers women?
Do you enjoy working for and with young people?
Are you passionate about ensuring that women’s voices are heard?
If you answer yes to all the above, then here is your chance to make a difference.
We are looking for experinced women with business development, legal, finance skills, life experience of any age and background to join our YWCA Board. If you are genuinely interested in making change in your community this is your chance.
Be a member of the YWCA and promote its activities.
Participate in the decision-making at monthly Board meetings and support decisions reached.
Take responsibility for one or more volunteer roles.
Participate in the development and implementation of the Strategic Plan.
Endeavour to ensure adequate funding for the organisation.
Support the work of other YWCA Board and staff members.
Be aware of community needs.
A willingness to be involved.
Skills in a particular area (e.g. Law, Accounting) would be appreciated/ preferred.
Volunteers are required to provide two professional referees.
Meetings are once a month Monday evening but this can be negotiated. The position also involves a few hours a week on a particular project.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.
Committee & Board