Open Doors Youth Service
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Open Doors Youth Service is undergoing a period of unprecedented growth. We are seeking business and clinical professionals to join our governance team to help shape the future of our service. It is a very exciting time to join ODYS with what we hope will be a very fulfilling a meaningful way to contribute your expertise and experience in a volunteer capacity.
** Note: While this description is focused on the Treasurer role, we are also seeking volunteers for our Finance and Risk Subcommittee (responsible for best practice legal compliance, governance and financial sustainability frameworks) and volunteers for our Development and Stakolder Subcommittee (responsible for ensuring a strong and robust strategic focus on the fundraising, grants and stakeholder engagement).
Open Doors Youth Service is looking for an experienced Accountant or Finance Manager to join our Board to help provide oversight, guidance, and support our growth aspirations. It is an exciting time to join the Open Doors team, as we are seeking to diversify our funding model and expand our portfolio of services. As such we are seeking new volunteers to fill our open Treasurer position, as well as a number of sub-committee positions. Ideally we are seeking volunteers who have a connection or experience with the LGBTIQ+ community however this is not mandatory.
ODYS has a paid part time bookkeeper and General Manager who will manage the daily financial requirements. You will join a Board staffed with a diverse, experienced and dedicated group of volunteers who are dedicated to enriching the lives of young people with diverse genders, sexualities, and bodies.
Open Doors provides support and services to enrich the lives of young people with diverse genders, sexualities, and bodies (LGBTIQ+). Our services include case management, individual support, counselling and mediation, advocating, supporting young people to access Centrelink, and referring young people to complimentary services.
Our services include case management, individual support, counselling and mediation, advocating, supporting young people to access Centrelink, and referring young people to complimentary services. Open Doors aims to raise awareness through community education and training to respond to LGBT Queenslanders` needs against homophobia, stereotypes and discrimination.
Open Doors Youth Service is Queensland's leading youth homelessness and support service enriching the lives of young people with diverse genders, sexualities, and bodies. We support high risk and and-risk young people in developmentally and culturally appropriate ways to provide individual, group-based, and family support to enhance connections to family, culture, and community.
Role of the Treasurer
The basic function of the Treasurer is to take responsibility for financial reporting and management of the organisation. This includes:
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