About the role
An opportunity for multiple Board members to join the highly experienced Board of Management at Launchpad. We are particularly interested in the following skills:
- Finance and accounting
- Business and risk management
- Understanding of First Nations culture and experiences– as almost half of our young people identify as First Nations.
We are passionate about empowering young people and are looking for skilled and committed professionals to help take Launchpad to the next level.
To be successful in the role, you will need to have experience or a strong interest in working with youth, or in homelessness or housing services. Executive positions – may become available.
About the organisation
Launchpad Youth Community Inc. strives to prevent youth homelessness and empowers young people to successfully achieve independence. We support young people who face homelessness in the City of Sydney and Inner West Sydney areas by providing them with housing, support and advisory services. Launchpad helps and empowers hundreds of vulnerable young people – some with children - every year.
Launchpad provides services to young people from a range of cultures, language groups and LGBTIQA+. The Board strives to reflect the diverse community it serves and welcomes diversity and experience of homelessness among candidates who apply.
How to apply
Before submitting your online application, please visit our website https://launchpadyouth.org.au/join-the-launchpad-board/ The EOI process is available as well as the Code of Conduct which ensures a culturally safe and respectful space for First Nations people, young clients and their children, Board members and staff.
Please email your enquiry, name and contact details to email@example.com. A Launchpad staff or Board member will be in touch shortly.
Please quote in application: Board of Management - member via Pro Bono Australia.