New Horizons Tasmania is looking for a motivated person to join our Board of Management’s Governance Committee (1 vacancy)

An exciting opportunity exists for a suitably qualified and motivated person to join the New Horizons Tasmania Board of Management’s Governance Committee as a non-Board member.

This committee has recently been established by NHT’s Board to help oversight how the Board manages itself.  It will ensure that the Board fulfils its legal, ethical and functional responsibilities through adequate:

    • governance policy development,
    • recruitment and selection of Board members,
    • induction and development of Board members, and
    • Board performance evaluations.

The Committee will comprise of three members, the other two are current Board members Penny Nicholls and Andrew McCarthy.

We encourage expressions of interest for the non-Board member vacancy from persons having the following:

    • Corporate governance experience
    • Familiarity with good governance practices
    • Time available to devote to meetings and work program.

Meetings will be held at least twice a year. The Board will review the Committee’s composition and Terms of Reference in twelve months.

New Horizons Tasmania Governance Committee Terms of Reference

For further information about the vacancy, please contact Penny Nicholls on 0417 398131. The Committee’s Terms of Reference can be downloaded from NHT’s website

Expressions of interest, including a current curriculum vitae, should be emailed to Belinda Kitto at by Friday, 23 October 2020.