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Board Director Vacancy

Spinal Cord Injuries Australia (SCIA) is a leading social enterprise committed to ensuring ongoing empowerment and independence for people living with a spinal cord injury in the community.  We are passionate about continually improving our service offerings and driving innovation to provide maximum opportunity for those whose lives are affected by traumatic injury.

About the Role

SCIA is seeking a voluntary board member who has the capability to contribute to the effective governance of the organisation that will in turn make a difference in achieving the SCIA mission.

The board works to monitor and improve organisational performance, identify and implement growth opportunities and achieve results aligned with the organisations 2020 Vision.

The skills and experience we currently seek in a new Director include:

  • Expertise in scaling organisations to a high level of success
  • Knowledge of the not-for-profit sector
  • A direct or indirect understanding of disability
  • Strategic marketing and networking skills
  • An understanding of the NDIS and relevant legislation
  • A commitment to social justice
  • Governance experience and/or an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of board members
  • Business acumen

As a national organisation, SCIA invites expressions of interest from professionals across Australia. The Board meets on the last Thursday of the month from 4 to 6pm at Little Bay. If you are interested in this rewarding opportunity please email your expression of interest to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or contact Brad O'Hara, Chairman on 1800 819 775 for more information.


Community Fundraising Collectors

SCIA is looking for committed and outgoing individuals to join our team to collect donations and raise awareness for people whose lives are affected by traumatic injury. We are looking for candidates that are passionate about the cause and enjoy having conversations. If you are interested in this opportunity please email your CV, to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or contact Jenny on 1800 819 775 for more information.

Successful candidates are required to complete pre-employment screening including a criminal background check.

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