Mountains Youth Services Team Inc (MYST) is looking for voluntary non-executive directors with the following skills:
- Community Care Services focus on youth
- Education (high school/tertiary)
- Marketing & Fundraising
- Social Enterprises
Mountains Youth Services Team Inc (MYST) is a dynamic not-for-profit business providing early intervention services for disadvantaged young people with complex needs aged 12-24 years. MYST’s programs are varied, often tailored to meet the needs of disadvantaged young people, such as: youth drop-in centres as a first point of call for young people experiencing low self-esteem, trauma, youth suicide, drug and alcohol as well as working with schools re disengagement, counselling and much more.
During COVID-19, MYST was able to pivot to provide innovative solutions for young people who were challenged by the lack of face-to-face interaction – a must for young people.
It is an exciting opportunity to make a difference and direct an organisation that is highly regarded in the youth sector. You will be joining an enthusiastic Board and energetic small team of employees who are committed to improving the lives of young people experiencing stress, poverty and a wide range of complex mental health issues that challenge young people today.
The Board provides strategic, risk and governance oversight to the Manager and Executive team of the organisation.
We are looking to appoint strategic directors to continue our strong focus on improving the lives of young people aged 12-24 years.
In this regard the Board takes a skills based approach to Director appointments.
Submit a brief expression of interest outlining your skills, suitability and motivation for the role to firstname.lastname@example.org.