Call for applications

Responsible Gambling Fund - Trustees

​​​Friday 29 July 2016​​

Applications are invited from persons of high professional and ethical standing who wish to be considered for appointment as a Trustee of the Responsible Gambling Fund.

The Trustees assess projects, proposals and applications to make recommendations to the Minister on the appropriate allocation of monies for purposes relating to responsible gambling. The Fund draws its income from a levy placed on The Star casino's gaming revenue. The Responsible Gambling Fund is administered by Liquor & Gaming NSW, Department of Justice which takes the lead in managing public enquires in regard to the Fund.

The selection of trustees will consider candidates that can demonstrate:

  • Strategic thinking
  • Stakeholder engagement experience
  • Business acumen
  • Understanding of state-wide issues and regional differences in NSW
  • Experience in the delivery of social services
  • Representation of, or competency in dealing with culturally-diverse communities in NSW

Trustees can be appointed for a period of up to four years and a maximum of two terms.

The trustees meet approximately four times a year. Remuneration for the appointment is $6,000 per annum plus reimbursement of travel expenses.

Responsible Gambling Fund Trustees are subject to a privacy and confidentiality deed of non-disclosure and must declare any conflicts of interest. Applicants will be subject to a probity check.

Interested applicants should contact rgf@olgr.nsw.gov.​au for an information pack and details on how to apply.

Closing date for applications is close of business Friday, 19 ​August 2016.