Five local organisations are looking for people to join their Boards of Trustees:
- CARE Marlborough
- Marlborough Parents’ Centre
- Asthma Marlborough
- Havelock Community Association
- Volunteer Marlborough
Volunteers interested in joining a Board should be reliable, mature, and interested in and passionate about the services that an organisation provides.
No matter where your skills lie or what your working/volunteering history, everyone has something to offer. Most boards meet monthly for an hour or two at a time, Outside of meeting, there is a small time commitment for reviewing reports and other documents ahead of meetings.
Applicants should prepare a CV. A criminal record check will also be required.
More about boards/committees:
In relation to non-profit organisations, boards or committees exist to ensure the organisation is well run, looking at the big picture. Boards set the strategic direction of an organisation, and ensures the organisation is achieving its social mission. Governance of non-profit organisations is all about providing strategic leadership, while focusing on the processes for making and implementing decisions that will continue to advance an organization’s principles and mission.
Marlborough and Kaikōura
Duration / Commitment:
Previous experience serving on a board is not necessary but will be appreciated.
Benefits / Rewards:
Knowing that you are supporting an organisation that makes a positive difference in the Marlborough and Kaikōura communities.
Criminal record check?