We are currently seeking expressions of interest for new Board Directors. Expressions of interest close at 11:59PM June 12. To submit your Expression of Interest, please email [email protected] with a copy of your CV (no more than 2 pages) and cover letter (no more than two pages). You may also be required to undergo a police vetting process.
UN Youth New Zealand wants to ensure we have people interested in the organisation who are willing to lead us and help us improve. Our Board is a great place to influence the broad strategy of the organisation and we encourage those interested to put your name forward for the following great Board opportunities:
What are we looking for?
People that have an interest in:
Youth development and helping others.
Connecting with former members to help us do a better job.
Connecting with businesses and former members to raise money to help young people.
Supporting our equity funding programmes.
Supporting and connecting our volunteers
Strengthening local community engagement and programmes.
Openness to learning about things like money, law, safeguarding, health and safety.
Commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, and willingness to learn more about Te Ao Māori.
Your personal attributes?
If you relate to the following attributes, we would love to hear from you.
A positive approach to life.
Responsible with your money.
An interest in improving things.
Like communicating with people.
Lead through building relationships
Treat others with respect.
Is a trusted person.
The commitment as a Board member is to attend each monthly Board meeting (end of each month), completing the reading required for each meeting, plus participation on a Subcommittee of the Board as decided by the Chairperson.
An overview of the responsibilities of a Director is available from the Institute of Director’s