Board Member

(Community Living Oshawa Clarington)

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Position ID: V-OSH0518 Last Modified: 09 Dec 2019 Last Full Update: 09 Dec 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactWendy Shaw, Executive Assistant, Community Living Oshawa/Clarington; Phone: 905-576-3011 ext 330; Email:
DutiesContribute to the governance and performance of the organization * in partnership with the Executive Director and Senior management Team guide the organization through the implementation of the strategic plan * attend monthly Board meeting * participate on a standing committee of the board * support and attend agency events when possible * bring strong background in one or more of: advocacy, IT, culture and diversity, health, real estate or social services
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BenefitsWork with an organization that brings support and awareness to those with developmental disabilities as they strive to fulfill their goals in life * gain skills and experience for professional development such as exposure to non-profit and governance model, leadership experience
ClientsAdvocacy for people with developmental disabilities
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Men ; Women
Areas of InterestAdvocacy ; Board of Directors ; Committees
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Leadership ; Planning & Organizing ; Web & IT ; Board or committee experience and understanding of Roberts Rules of Order and strategic planning skills would be advantageous
Commitment LengthLong Term - 1 year terms up to 6 years
Interaction LevelSmall Group - Meetings ; Large Group - Events and community interaction
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesTuesday: Evening (Board meetings 3rd Tuesday of the month)
SeasonsYear Round - Board meetings are suspended during July and August * board representation in the community may be needed during the summer months
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Meeting location
LocationCommunity Living Oshawa Clarington, 39 Wellington Ave E, Oshawa
Number of PositionsDurham Region ; Oshawa 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation - Board Orientation Manual ; Training is provided ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsEligible candidates must work or reside within Durham Region and submit a resume providing references * successful candidates will be contacted for further discussion
Agency Details
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Organization NameCommunity Living Oshawa Clarington
Office PhoneOffice: 905-576-3011
Address & Map
39 Wellington Ave E
Oshawa, ON
Canada L1H 3Y1
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