- Job posted on: 10th Oct 2023
- Applications close:
We are about empowering older people.
Our Vision and Purpose: Power, respect and Informed Choice for older people.
Our Values: Integrity, Empowerment, Social Justice and Equity.
Advocare is an independent, community-based, not-for-profit organisation supporting and protecting the rights of older people in Western Australia. Our services are confidential, free and unbiased.
We empower older people by giving them information and choice so they can make informed decisions and can live the life they want on their terms.
Our services are centred around:
We are a proud member of the Older Persons Advocacy Network (OPAN).
Our voluntary board consists of at least six people who come from a wide range of professional backgrounds. We maintain our governance expertise and sustainability in seeking out new board members who have governance experience and qualifications (Australian Institute of Company Directors, Governance Institute of Australia or similar).
We are seeking three new Board Members with expertise in the following area(s):
A willingness to participate in Advocare’s Governance and Nominations Committee and/or Finance and Investment Committee would also be highly regarded.
Previous experience in governance in not for profit organisations will be highly regarded, as would applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
For further information or to arrange a time to speak with Advocare’s Board Chair, Susan Barrera, please email [email protected] using the subject line: Board Members (Voluntary) x3 enquiry via EthicalJobs.