Management Committee Member (Voluntary)

Koongoora Inc
Job Description: 

Voluntary Management Committee Members

Koongoora Inc is a Not for Profit, NGO that supports and accommodates women and children escaping domestic violence.  Koongoora has been operating for 33 years and receives funding through the Dept. of Communities Crisis Accommodation Program.

Koongoora employs a Manager and 5 staff who provide intensive support to clients who are accommodated at the shelter and in our 2 extension houses.  We also provide follow-up support, on a needs basis, to clients who have exited the accommodation.

We are seeking motivated people to join our dynamic Management Committee who have some knowledge and /or experience in the following areas:

  • Domestic Violence

  • Legal matters particularly Family Law, DVO’s and Migration

  • Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol

  • Child Protection and other relevant areas.

The role of the Management Committee is to provide strategic direction and to monitor the operations of the service to ensure that it;

  • Meets its objectives as specified in the Constitution

  • Meets its legal requirements including those related to funding, contractual arrangements and the employment and management of staff.

  • Operates within its approved budget and in accordance with the policies and procedures.

People from indigenous and CALD backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

For more information please contact:

Sue Clark






Sue Clark
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Closing Date: 
Thursday, October 26, 2017