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Board Member / Secretary / Treasurer

Organisation : Women's Activities and Self Help (WASH) House Inc

Location : Sydney

Time required : 4 to 6 hours per week

Duration of project : 2 years

Skill area : Board & Committee Members, Finance & Accounting, Marketing, Media & Communications

Sector : Women

Posted on : 19 Nov, 2020

About the role

The WASH House is a community based resource centre for women in the Blacktown LGA. Our aim is to reduce the impact of poverty, social disadvantage and violence on the lives of women in the local community. Our advocacy, support and capacity building services are feminist, trauma informed and strengths based.


Our values are

  • Equality
  • Justice
  • Respect
  • Courage
  • Empowerment
  • Integrity
  • Inclusion


We are seeking enthusiastic, experienced and skilled women to express an interest in joining our Board.  To complement our existing Board, we are looking for individuals with one or more of the following skillsets:

  • Finance management
  • Risk and Compliance
  • Fundraising and income generation
  • Strategic communications, media and marketing
  • Lobbying


We warmly welcome women of all ages and encourage participation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island women and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The WASH House is a Safe Place for lesbian and gender diverse women.


 The WASH House Board provides governance and strategic leadership to the organisation. The Board meets ten times per year on average with active sub-committees as required (recruitment for example).  Applicants should have the ability to commit around 6 hours per month to duties. 


Interested applicants are invited to send their CV and a covering letter detailing their suitability and interest in the role through to by close of business 11 December 2020. All enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. All CV’s and letters provided will be used for this recruitment process only and destroyed in accordance with Australian law at the end of the application process. For further information please call Jo Fuller (Chairperson) on 0407959610.

Roles available: Secretary, Treasurer, General Board Member

About the organisation

Organisation name : Women's Activities and Self Help (WASH) House Inc
Not for Profit : Yes

How to apply

For details concerning this role , please contact

Jo Fuller

Phone : 0407959610

Email :

Please quote in application: Board Member / Secretary / Treasurer via Pro Bono Australia.


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