EOI: Board Vacancies for The Story Island Project (Tas) Inc.

Beng Poh

20 October 2018

0409 856 979

The Story Island Project (Tasmania) Incorporated is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced individuals to fill two vacancies on the voluntary Board for a Treasurer and a general Member.

The Story Island Project (Tasmania) Incorporated are a Hobart-based not-for-profit organisation that nurtures the creativity and writing skills of young Tasmanians aged 7–17 and celebrates their diverse voices. Supported by a team of enthusiastic volunteer tutors, Story Island runs dynamic storytelling workshops where children and teenagers are empowered to create their own stories. The focus of Story Island’s work is on communities that are often overlooked, where people may experience poverty and disadvantage or are marginalised in other ways. Our vision is for children and teenagers to harness the power of their imaginations so they can grow to be resilient and creative shapers of their own lives.

If you have the skills and and experience in book keeping/accountancy/financial management to manage record keeping and financial report writing to act as a Treasurer and one general board member with strong community networks, please email your written expressions of interest to storyislandproject@gmail.com.  For both board roles, skills and experience in community arts, philanthropy and fund sourcing will be highly regarded.

For further information, contact Public Officer Kate Gross on 0409 856 979.

Expression of interest closed on Wednesday 31 October.