- Job posted on: 12th Aug 2019
- Applications close:
Climate for Change (C4C) is a volunteer-powered not-for-profit based in Melbourne. Our mission is to create the social mandate in Australia for effective action on climate change. To do this we use a ‘Tupperware party’ style model of small gatherings in people’s homes, each of which generates at least one more. This is a unique model within the climate movement that allows both deep engagement and exponential growth.
As an organisation we aim to bring climate change to the forefront of public concern by: reaching out to people who are sympathetic to action, but not yet engaged with or active on the issue; then inspiring and supporting them to take effective action and to have meaningful conversations with their family and friends about climate change.We are the only organisation in Australia dedicated to supporting people to have more effective conversations about climate change. Further information is available at our website: www.climateforchange.org.au. The rules of the organisation are available here.
We’re seeking two individuals who share our vision, values and with either of the following professional experiences to join our Board:
The Board works closely with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and plays a key role in the governance of the organisation, serving as the guardian of C4C’s mission and values while ensuring compliance and effective risk management. As a Board member you will be responsible for:
According to our rules, Board members are required to be financial members of C4C, membership fees are $48 per year.
A full position description is available below.