Member-At-Large Board Position - Homewood Volunteer Association
(Homewood Health Centre)
|Contact||Martha Schuett, Coordinator of Volunteer Services, Homewood Health Centre; Phone: 519-824-1010; ext 32262; Fax: 519-767-3564; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||The Homewood Volunteer Association (HVA) is a registered charitable organization with a mission to support the quality of life of mental health and addiction patients at Homewood Health Centre. The Member-at-Large assists with the management of Association affairs and its governance and strategic direction. The Homewood Volunteer Association also operates the café and gift shop within the Homewood to serve patients and visitors. |
Member-at-Large attends monthly Board meetings as well as the annual general meeting; Commits to learn the Association and its functions and responsibilities within the health centre; Directs organizational operations, including policy development; Assists with management of projects undertaken by the Association; Assists with fund raising projects as needed; Commits to moving up into a suitable Board position as vacancies occur; Performs other Board tasks, as required.
|More Info Link||www.homewoodhealth.com|
|Benefits||Experience sitting on a board of directors; Opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients; Opportunity to meet other volunteers from different backgrounds.|
|Clients||Mental health and addictions.|
|Ages||25 year(s) and up|
|Suitable For||Seniors (55+) ; Newcomers / English as a second language|
|Areas of Interest||Board of Directors ; Committees ; Finance / Cash Handling ; Health Care ; Human Resources / Interviewing ; Mentorship / Leadership|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; General Computer Skills ; Planning & Organizing ; Team Work ; Experience in one or more of the following areas: retail or food service experience at management or owner level; human resources expertise; accounting/bookkeeping experience; leadership roles.|
|Commitment Length||Long Term (More than 1 year) - 2 year term ; The term for the Board member is 2 years. Board members are elected each year at the Annual General Meeting held in September, or appointed by the Board of Directors to fill any vacancies in the interim. The Board currently meets virtually each month, however they may move to in-person meetings in the future.|
|Interaction Level||Small Group|
|Minimum Hours||4 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Wednesday: Afternoon (4:30 - 6:30 pm (once per month)) |
Board meeting take place on Wednesdays 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. once a month and there could be time required between meetings. Schedule flexibility is required.
|Seasons||Year Round ; The Board doesn't usually meet during the months of July and August unless a special meeting is necessary.|
|Location||Homewood Health Centre, 150 Delhi Street, Guelph|
|Number of Positions||Guelph |
2 individual(s) needed in total.
|Transportation||Near public transit|
|Application Deadline||22 Jul 2022|
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Additional Requirements||Interested applicants are invited to send a cover letter and resume to: |
Coordinator of Volunteer Services, Homewood Health Centre, 150 Delhi St., Guelph, ON N1E 6K9 or firstname.lastname@example.org by April 30, 2022. Please include "Board of Director application" on your letter/email.
We are committed to ensuring our Board reflects the diversity of our community and welcome resumes from all qualified individuals.
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/HomewoodHealth|
|Display Until||22 Jul 2022|
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|Organization Name||Homewood Health Centre|
|Toll Free Phone||1-866-839-2594|
|Address & Map|
150 Delhi St
Guelph, ON N1E 6K9
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