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Volunteer Company Secretary, Sisters of the Good Samaritan Foundation (NSW)

in Governance
  • New South Wales View on Map
  • Post Date : 1 May 2024
  • Apply Before : 31 May 2024
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Job Description

Make a meaningful impact as a volunteer, Company Secretary on the Sisters of the Good Samaritan Foundation’s Board.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Compile and distribute agendas, papers, minutes, and action items for six Board meetings and two Member meetings per year.
  • Maintain registers and ensure compliance with statutory obligations of the Sisters of the Good Samaritan Foundation Ltd, including reporting to the ACNC, and other relevant bodies.
  • Contribute actively as a member of the Good Sams Foundation’s Governance subcommittee.
  • Maintain a compliance and policy register to ensure adherence to regulatory requirements and internal policies
  • A legal background would be advantageous.

Our values

The Good Sams Foundation follows the core values of St Benedict’s Rule, and the kindness and compassion of the Good Samarian parable.

– Listen
We carefully listen to others so that we understand their viewpoint before making a decision.

– Humility
We keep our feet on the ground and steer clear of pretence and arrogance.

– Community
We are inclusive and connect Good Samaritans into a hands-on, grass-roots community that builds hope and compassion. Our diverse community supports human well-being.

– Hospitality
We extend a welcome to others and offer warmth, hope and understanding to all – especially those experiencing disadvantage.

Our purpose

Connecting Good Samaritans to create a safe and sustainable future for women and children in need.

Our Impact

Vulnerable women and children have pathways to education and improved well-being.

Other Requirements:

You will be required to undergo a Working with children and police check.

How to Apply:

If you’re an experienced Company Secretary with a passion for social justice, we invite you to volunteer with us and join the Sisters of the Good Samaritan Foundation’s Board. Please email a brief description of your experience and your resume to [email protected]. To learn more about us, visit www.goodsamsfoundation.org.au.