NCJWA (VIC)

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGS

The Annual General Meetings of The National Council of Jewish Women of Australia (Victoria) Inc. and NCJW (Victoria) Community Services Inc. will be held at 7.15pm for a 7.30pm start on Thursday, 23rd August 2018 at The Eva Besen Centre, 131-133 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield North.

The meetings are open to all Members of The National Council of Jewish Women of Australia (Victoria) Inc. 

Please see the following documentation for your review prior to the Annual General Meetings:

- Notice of General Meeting of Members

- Proxy Form

- 2017 AGM Minutes (Vic)

- 2017 AGM Minutes (CS)

- 2018 SGM Minutes


The Annual Report including financial information is available HERE


We're Hiring!

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE CEO

  • Newly created role
  • Convenient Caulfield location
  • Empowering women and girls for a better world


A wonderful opportunity to join the team of amazing women at NCJWA Vic.

This highly regarded community organisation has provided a voice for Jewish women for more than 90 years, providing programs to support women and girls at key points in the life cycle; hosting events and activities for members and friends; advocating on issues affecting women and girls locally and globally, and supporting Israel.

As EA to the CEO, you responsibilities will include

  • providing confidential, executive level support to the CEO
  • maintaining open communication between key stakeholders within the organisation
  • organising meetings and events, including agendas, meeting papers and minutes, as well as booking and preparing venues and catering
  • related administrative tasks.


For this key support role, you will need

  • at least 5 years administrative experience, with proven organisational skills
  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • a high level of professionalism and discretion.


Experience in the not-for-profit or community sector would be an advantage, and a tertiary level qualification would be highly regarded.

For the full Position Description please click here.

For further information, please email Lee Ann Basser (CEO) ceo@ncjwavic.org.au or call Lee Ann Basser on 9044 5402 in strict confidence.

Want to know more about the current situation of Women in Israel but were unable to make it to our 2018 Mina Fink Lecture with Professor Daphna Hacker from Tel Aviv Univeristy? 

A video of the lecture is now available here and on our YouTube Channel.


NOW AVAILABLE

Past Achievements and Future Directions of Women's and Feminist Organizations in Israel

By Nancy Strichman, PhD

As referenced at the Mina Fink Lecture with Professor Daphna Hacker

June 2018

View and Download (2MB PDF)

GETT-REFUSAL, JEWISH DIVORCE AND FAMILY LAW:

A submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission

Prepared by Talya Faigenbaum and Dr Ann Wollner

On behalf of

Unchain My Heart Incorporated Inc and

National Council of Jewish Women of Australia Ltd

Available Here




NCJWA Shadow Report to CEDAW

This week the UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women will consider Australia's compliance with the UN Women's Convention. 

NCJWA submitted a shadow report on the issue of agunot/gett refusal to the committee. 


Emotional support during pregnancy
and for mums of new babies

Support, Referrals and Volunteering

Email caringmums@ncjwavic.org.au 
Call or text 0481 081 242 
Or call 9044 5405 (Mondays and Tuesdays 9-4)



Remembering the Russian Veterans of World War II

This project gathers records the wartime memories of a number of Golden Age Club members who are veterans of World War 2 from the former Soviet Union through video testimonies and written stories. The project was funded by the Department of Premier and Cabinet under the Anzac Centenary/Victoria Remembers Grants Scheme.

 

Proud Members of Volunteering Victoria

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