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Board Membership Opportunities - Perinatal Wellbeing Centre

Perinatal Wellbeing Centre

About Perinatal Wellbeing Centre
An Accredited Mental Health Service, Perinatal Wellbeing Centre (formerly PANDSI) provides perinatal mental health support to clients from pregnancy until their youngest child reaches two years of age. We individually assess each client and develop a tailored plan of support to best meet their needs. In addition to a comprehensive telephone counselling service (supplemented with email support when needed), Perinatal Wellbeing Centre offers a range of programs and workshops designed to provide mental, emotional and physical benefits to those experiencing perinatal depression, anxiety, stress and/or are finding it challenging adjusting to parenting.

About you
Perinatal Wellbeing Centre invites applications from persons wishing to be considered for appointment as Chairperson/President or Board Member of our amazing organisation.
As a skills-based board and in line with specific requirements, candidates with extensive skills and experience in one of the following areas are encouraged to apply:
• Governance expertise/experience
• Previous experience as a Chairperson/President
• Risk Management expertise/experience
• Financial expertise/experience
• Health research expertise/experience

Perinatal Wellbeing Centre welcomes nominations from all suitable candidates and encourages applications from people who identify as:
• from a culturally diverse background
• Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
• a person with disability or chronic health issue
• Under the age of 35 years

Please apply at by August 26, 2022. Position descriptions are available on the website.
The recruitment sub-committee will review all applications and organise interviews following that.

Contact: Tania Brown for further information.

Applications close: 
Friday 26 August 2022 - 11:59pm

Tania Brown [email protected] for further information.

First posted: 
Friday 29 July 2022