Expressions of interest for VMC Commissioner positions

The Victorian Multicultural Commission is now seeking expressions of interest (EOI) for multiple Commissioner positions, including the Chairperson and Youth Commissioner.

The Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) acts as a conduit for communication between the community and the Government, and provides advice to the Government on multicultural affairs in Victoria. The VMC’s objectives and functions are set out in the Multicultural Victoria Act 2011. Objectives of the VMC include: promoting full participation by Victoria's diverse communities in the social, cultural, economic and political life of Victoria; promoting access by Victoria's diverse communities to services made available by governments and other bodies; and encouraging all of Victoria's diverse communities to retain and express their social identity and cultural inheritance and to promote mutual respect within the framework of shared laws, aspirations and responsibilities.

More information about the VMC can be found at

The VMC is currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified people for the following positions:

· Chairperson

· Commissioner (multiple positions) –

· Youth Commissioner* –

*Note: Applicants for the Youth Commissioner role must be at least 18 years of age but no more than 24 years at the time of his or her potential appointment.

Position descriptions including the key selection criteria are available at the web links above. Expressions of interest with statements addressing the Key Selection Criteria and a resume are to be submitted on-line through the website.

Closing date for applications is 11:59pm (midnight) Sunday 24 May 2015.

For further information please contact Hakan Akyol on: (03) 9651 1101.