About this opportunity
ABOUT MISA COUNSELLING SERVICES
Mens Information and Support Association (MISA) Counselling Services provides counselling for men and their families, as well as behavioural change programs that have a proven track record for positively impacting the lives of the men who participate. At MISA, we pride ourselves on nurturing a team of dedicated and passionate counsellors whose approach is based on the key principles of compassion, respect and accountability. Our organisation has successfully transitioned all of our services to an online service-delivery model during the COVID-19 pandemic, continuing to provide a critical support service for the community.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITIES
MISA Counselling Services is seeking a voluntary Management Committee member who has marketing skills and experience, including social media.
• A willingness to be an active contributor • Passionate about the mental health and wellbeing of men and their families • Strives to work with courage and integrity • Experience in non-profit governance or compliance (preferred but not essential) • Networks useful to the development and growth of MISA Counselling services • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
ABOUT THE COMMITMENT
• Ideally a minimum 18-month term • The Management Committee meets bi-monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, as well as a half-day weekend workshop every month or two at a location on the inner north side of Brisbane. • Management Committee members must attend most meetings and contribute additional time to other activities including pre-reading, community events, sub-committee meetings, organisational activities etc. On average 6-8 hours per month, including meetings and important events.
One-hour Management Committee meetings are held bi-monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Outside of meetings, up to 6 hours per month may be required to attend planning sessions or other events.Type of work
- Governance, Boards & Committees
- Marketing, Media & Communications