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Organisation Description

Anglican Family Care’s mission is to work together with Otago whānau to make change that inspires hope for a better future through strong, connected and thriving whānau and tamariki, and by observing and living by the kaupapa of te Tiriti o Waitangi.  We have been providing social services in Otago for over fifty years through:

Anglican Family Care embraces the principles of te Tiriti o Waitangi and aspires to work proficiently across Te Ao Māori and Te Ao Huruhuri in all aspects of our work.

Particular skills/competencies sought

We are looking for two volunteer board members to join our skills-based board.

We are seeking candidates with community governance experience and experience in at least one of the following areas:

To be effective in the role, candidates need to have a broad perspective, good communication skills, be able to actively contribute to the board, and be an ambassador for Anglican Family Care.  In addition, candidates will need to have an appreciation of the not-for-profit sector and the agency’s values.

Commitment required

You need to commit to the time required for monthly board meetings as well as preparation time.  The board meets on the 4th Tuesday or Thursday of every month from 12.30 – 2 pm in Dunedin

Apply

If this sounds like the ideal governance role for you, please contact the Anglican Family Care Centre Board’s Chair, Ruth Zeinert ruth@familycare.org.nz