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Closing Date

Sunday, 28 July 2024

Role type



NSW, Australia

Join the Board of this trusted organisation, working closely with NSW Police, to empower youth and reduce crime through impactful sporting and community programs.

  • Leverage your strong networks to strengthen support for innovative programs
  • Bring a passion for empowering young Australians  
  • Help position the organisation to scale for impact

The organisation

The Police Citizens Youth Clubs (PCYC) NSW is Australia’s pre-eminent youth charity, empowering young people to reach their potential, working with Police and community partnerships.  For more than 87 years, PCYC has been building capacity in the communities they serve across regional and metropolitan NSW.

With a robust network of 66 clubs and centres across the state, over 100,000 members with a broad range of activities, programs and events. PCYC is the largest provider of sport and recreational facilities in NSW, delivering sport, music, life skills, self-development projects, mentoring, homework clubs and much more on a daily basis. Through their work, PCYC is equipping the rising generation of Australians with the skills, attitudes that are fundamental to navigating the challenges they face both today and into the future.

The opportunity

The PCYC NSW Board is now seeking committed and experienced Board Directors to bring a passion for empowering youth through sport; strong corporate, government and philanthropic networks and a desire to leverage these networks create impact and scale growth. Directors will collaborate with newly appointed CEO, Ben Hobby, and the Board of nine peers, to re-position the organisation as an innovator in disrupting the cycle of disadvantage.

Submit your expression of interest

People for Purpose is partnering with PCYC NSW to lead the search for this opportunity.

We invite you to read the Board Pack.  To review PCYC NSW’s annual reports and financial statements, please visit their website at

Once you have absorbed this information and completed your own research, if you have specific questions, please call us on 0468 625 252 or email [email protected]

To submit your expression of interest, as well as your CV, you must submit a cover letter outlining why you are interested in representing PCYC NSW and how your skills and experience align to this opportunity.  A considered cover letter will be an important part of your application.

Applications close at 5pm on Sunday, 28 July 2024
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