About the role
WDV recognises that women with disabilities are among the most marginalised in our community and empowers women with disabilities to achieve their rights in Victoria. We focus on those areas where gender inequity and/or disability have the biggest impact on the capacity of women with disabilities to be respected and to fully experience life.
Our mission is to advance real social and economic inclusion for women with disabilities in Victoria by being a voice, creating opportunities to be visible and heard, building partnerships to deliver the best results, and engaging the community to challenge attitudes and myths about women with disabilities.
We are currently seeking a voluntary Treasurer to join our Board and to Chair the Finance and Risk committee of the Board, from 22 November 2019.
Board Size: 12
Number of Paid Staff: 25
Number of Members: 590
Board & Committee Meetings (frequency): Every two months
Board & Committee Meetings Held: Usually after working hours
Board & Committee Meetings Held: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Please refer to the Position Description for further details. The Position Description can be downloaded from:
We particularly encourage applications from women with disabilities.
About the organisation
Women with Disabilities Victoria (WDV) is the peak organisation for women with Disabilities in Victoria, led by women with disabilities for women with disabilities.
How to apply for this role
Initial enquiries can be made by phoning Helen Gwilliam on 03 9286 7800.
Applications marked confidential are to be:
- emailed to: email@example.com or
- posted to: Recruitment at Women with Disabilities Victoria,
GPO Box 1160, Melbourne VIC 3001.
Please quote in application: Board Treasurer Position – Voluntary via Pro Bono Australia.