Volunteer governance opportunities

Governance Institute is pleased to offer a complimentary web listing service for Not-for-Profit organisations requiring assistance in their governance practices. Many NFP organisations would benefit from help from qualified Governance Institute members and we encourage members to offer their support.

NFP organisations currently requiring assistance:

Encouraging Women in Horticulture Australia Inc (EWHA), based in Melbourne, Victoria is seeking a volunteer Secretary to assist with the administration and legal functions of the Association, be a primary contact for the Association, assist with planning and delivery of events and other projects the Association may undertake. Your commitment will include monthly meetings which are held the second Wednesday of the month, from 8pm. For further information or to apply please contact Josephine Mifsud, info@ewha.com.au, 0425 708 950. Applications close Friday, 28 February, 2021.

The Queensland Maritime Museum Association (‘QMMA’) based in Brisbane, Queensland is seeking two highly motivated, experienced and visionary people to join our Board as Non-Executive Directors. Both positions are volunteer roles. Expressions of interest are sought from people aligned with our objects and vision. Applicants with the following skill sets would, particularly, be highly regarded: Tourism & marketing; Museum & galleries management; Accounting, finance & investment; Government relations; Project management; Planning & infrastructure; Volunteer engagement & member relations.  Meetings are typically held monthly on the third Thursday. For further information please contact Ms Emma Di Muzio, CEO on: ceo@maritimemuseum.com.au. Applications close Friday, 29 January 2021.

Listing a volunteer position

NFP organisations requiring support and wishing to add a listing to this service should contact us at careerpost@governanceinstitute.com.auYou do not need to be a Governance Institute member to list a voluntary role. For guidelines and more information, see our FAQs. 

Disclaimer: In listing any NFP organisation on this site, Governance Institute does not assess or endorse its purpose or mission. Provided the organisation is constituted legally and its activities are undertaken legally, Governance Institute is of the view that facilitating improvement of their governance practices is in the best interest of the organisation and the general community. Governance Institute does not participate in due diligence of these volunteer opportunities, apart from confirming their NFP status. Any arrangements made between the Governance Institute member and the NFP organisation are entirely at the risk of the individual and the NFP organisation and Governance Institute accepts no liability. We recommend members assure themselves of the suitability of any volunteer roles in the same way they would for a paid position.

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