The Youth Coalition of the ACT is hosting a number of events and training sessions throughout October - December. Please see attached flyer for up-to-date information on dates and session times.
News from the Youth Coalition
The Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drug Association ACT (ATODA) are hosting alcohol and other drug (AOD) & harm reduction training in collaboration with the Youth Coalition of the ACT. There will be 2 x one day training sessions, held on 30 & 31 October, and there is no charge to attend (a late cancellation / no show fee policy applies).
The Youth Coalition is currently recruiting for the role of Executive Director. The Executive Director reports directly to the Board and has primary responsibility for the effective operational leadership and management of The Youth Coalition of the ACT.
The October - November 2017 Training and Professional Development Calendar is now available to download.
It is my pleasure to present this report as Executive Director of the Youth Coalition of the ACT (the Coalition). I am presenting the report as the position of Treasurer is currently unfilled, which has seen the Board Executive assume the responsibility of oversight and reporting on our financial position to the membership for the 2016 Annual General Meeting and Annual Report.
I wish to acknowledge the work and support of our Office Manager, Sharon Casey, our bookkeeper, Lesley Porroj, and our auditors MCS Audit Pty Ltd. I would also like to thank the Youth Coalition Board.
- Hosted MYAN National Youth Settlement Training
- Attended CYFSP Workforce Development and Training Sub-Committee Meeting
- Attended Families ACT Annual General Meeting
- Hosted a YWPN Member Session on Alcohol and Prevention
The Youth Coalition of the ACT is currently recruiting a Policy and Development Officer. The Policy and Development Officer works with young people, youth services and other stakeholders to develop services, projects and policies to better support young people in the ACT.
The position aims to: