Cultural and linguistic diversity brings great benefits to boards and committees. However, there is a large pool of talent within our multicultural community that is largely untapped.
The Office of Multicultural Interests (OMI) Leadership and Governance Program seeks to encourage greater representation on public, private or
not-for-profit sector boards and committees.
The program aims to:
OMI is seeking Expressions of Interest for participation in the 2021 Leadership and Governance Program.
The program is made up of three components:
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
To register your expression of interest, please email your completed application form and a copy of your CV to email@example.com.
Applications close at 4.00pm on Friday 11 June 2021.
This program will assist participants to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to nominate for public and private sector boards and committees, and to participate fully in civic life as leaders and active citizens in Australian society.
The program can help you assess your board readiness and learn about how to pursue a board role. It includes information about boards, what being a board member involves and resources that you can access to help you on your journey to board membership.
This program is an important adjunct to the governance training program. It is designed to support those who seek to realise their full potential and, importantly, to step up to an active board position, whether it be in the public, corporate or not-for-profit sector.