Non-Executive Director (voluntary position) – Seniors Rights Service – Sydney NSW

Position: Non-Executive Director

Organisation: Seniors Rights Service

Location: Sydney NSW

Closing date: Sunday 25 October, 11:59pm  

How to apply: Please provide your resume and an application letter by midnight Sunday 25 October 2020 to Margaret Duckett, President mduckett@seniorsrightsservice.org.au with subject line “SRS Board Director Application [your name]”.

Contact person: Margaret Duckett, President, mduckett@seniorsrightsservice.org.au

Seniors Rights Service is the largest community organisation dedicated to protecting and advancing the rights of older people in NSW. We provide free and confidential telephone advice, aged care advocacy, legal advice and rights-based education forums to seniors across New South Wales with a particular focus on older Australians who are vulnerable or disadvantaged.

We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced person to join our Board of Directors.

Experience with marketing, fundraising and/or developing strategic partnerships is essential as well as understanding of the governance requirements and responsibilities of a community organisation. We also require proven ability to attract new sustainable revenues and in-kind services to a business. We welcome someone who has a personal commitment to Seniors Rights Service’s vision and a willingness to work to achieve its objectives.

This is a voluntary position. An ability and readiness to donate time and expertise, and to share professional networks is required.