Vacancies: Various Voluntary Co-ordinator Positions

NATIONAL REMOTE COMMUNITIES CO-ORDINATOR

The term of office is four years, taking effect on 1st March 2016.
The new Co-ordinator is appointed by the Chairman of the Trustees’ Remote Communities Committee, in consultation with the General Service Board.
The responsibilities of the Co-ordinator are:

  • To actively encourage and promote the growth of Remote Communities activities throughout Australia. Remote communities are defined as those separated from the programme and Fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous by language, geography, culture, impairment of sight, hearing, mental health and other permanent or temporary disabilities.
  • To act as a positive communication link, through reporting, writing, email, the Service website and displays between all parts of the Fellowship with an interest in relevant Service work;
  • Be in regular contact with the Chairperson of the Trustees’ Remote Communities Committee in order to be apprised of Service opportunities;
  • Liaise with the Board and General Service Office in seeking or conveying requested information, and in implementing national scale projects;
  • Send short Reports on main activities (dot points) to the February & July Board meetings via the General Service Office with cc to the Chair of the relevant Trustees’ Committee, and report fully to the Board and annual GS Conference in November.
  • Publish and distribute a monthly newsletter sharing information on AA activities in Remote Communities.
  • Share information regarding activities in Remote Communities on the service website.
REGIONAL REMOTE COMMUNITIES CO-ORDINATORS

We are seeking a co-ordinator in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Central Australia, Western Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory and Tasmania.
The term will be for the duration of the term of the National Remote Communities Co-ordinator (usually 4 years). This will leave the Regional Co-ordinators free to apply for the National Co-ordinator position when it becomes vacant.
The co-ordinators will be the contact point for the National Co-ordinator and will assist in all relevant projects.

REGIONAL PUBLIC INFORMATION & CO-OPERATION WITH THE PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY CO-ORDINATORS

We are seeking a co-ordinator in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Central Australia, Western Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory and Tasmania.
The term will be for the duration of the term of the National PI&CPC Co-ordinator (usually 4 years). This will leave the Regional Co-ordinators free to apply for the National Co-ordinator position when it becomes vacant.
The co-ordinators will be the contact point for the National Co-ordinator and will assist in all relevant projects.

REGIONAL TREATMENT FACILITIES CO-ORDINATORS

We are seeking a co-ordinator in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Central Australia, Western Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory and Tasmania.
The term will be for the duration of the term of the National Treatment Facilities Co-ordinator (usually 4 years). This will leave the Regional Co-ordinators free to apply for the National Co-ordinator position when it becomes vacant.
The co-ordinators will be the contact point for the National Co-ordinator and will assist in all relevant projects.

REGIONAL CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES CO-ORDINATORS

We are seeking a co-ordinator in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Central Australia, Western Australia, Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory and Tasmania.
The term will be for the duration of the term of the National Correctional Facilities Co-ordinator (usually 4 years). This will leave the Regional Co-ordinators free to apply for the National Co-ordinator position when it becomes vacant.
The co-ordinators will be the contact point for the National Co-ordinator and will assist in all relevant projects.
If you are interested in applying for any of these positions, please contact tony@aa.org.au or (02) 9599 8866 for an application form. The deadline for receipt of application forms is Friday 30th January 2015.