Governance Committee

(Guelph Wellington Seniors Association)

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Position ID: V-GUE3270 Last Modified: 31 Jan 2022 Last Full Update: 31 Jan 2022
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementBe Active. Get Involved. Make Friends.
ContactBecky MacDonald, Volunteer Coordinator, City of Guelph; Email:
DutiesThe Governance Committee assists the Board of Directors with the development and review of bylaws, policies, and procedures for the Association.  
This Committee holds morning meetings during a few months each year. Experience in governance with a not-for-profit organization, knowledge of legislative requirements, or a keen interest in document research, development, and review would be helpful.  
We also need someone with a laptop and computer skills willing to take minutes at meetings and update documents as needed. 
Guelph Wellington Seniors Association membership required.
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BenefitsSupporting your community; meeting new friends; utilize your skills
Ages25 year(s) and up
Suitable ForSeniors (55+) ; Persons with limited mobility ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Committees
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; General Computer Skills ; Planning & Organizing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing ; Governance of non-profit; working in a team setting; board of directors
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year) - 1-2 year term
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Dates and TimesOnce a month meetings on a set day and time
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
LocationEvergreen Seniors Community Centre - Remotely at this time
Number of PositionsAberfoyle ; Arthur ; Elora ; Erin ; Fergus ; Guelph ; Harriston ; Mount Forest ; Palmerston ; Rockwood 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
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Start DateOn or after 31 Mar 2022
Display Until31 Jan 2023
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Organization NameGuelph Wellington Seniors Association
Office PhoneEvergreen Centre 519-823-1291
Address & Map
Evergreen Seniors Community Centre
683 Woolwich St
Guelph, ON N1H 3Y8
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