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Member, Board of Directors


Organization: Christie Lake Kids

Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)

Availability: Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 3

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Mar 10, 2021


Please see Diversity and Leadership Ottawa for full description.

Desired Skills, Abilities and Experience
• Previous board and committee experience
• Bilingual / Trilingual
• Established community network and ability to network on behalf of a charitable organization
• Willingness to chair a subcommittee to the Board of Directors
• Exemplary skills in additional competencies (i.e. legal, communications, marketing, medical (mental health), etc.)

Duties and Expectations
• To be informed in and engage in matters of operations, strategic planning and governance
• Attend and participate, lending expertise and insight to monthly board meetings
• Willingness to lead or join one or more of CLK’s Committees and working groups
• Voting on and discussing appropriate agenda items
• Being an advocate for Christie Lake Kids in the greater community
• Occasionally attending CLK events, programs, camp or other CLK related activities

• Proven leadership and service to the not for profit charitable sector
• Strong English-speaking, reading and writing skills are required; other language skills are a strong and desired asset
• Current (and clean) police records check


Adam Janes


Volunteer Opportunity Address
400 Coventry Rd. (Virtual for Foreseeable Future)


Good for people interested in: Mentoring; Communications and Marketing; Legal/Advocacy; Governance (Boards, Committees)

You will be working with: Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The prospective candidate will be a part of the governance team, being part of leadership decision and gaining experience.

How will the organization benefit?
Adding a qualified and dynamic new leader to Christie Lake Kids will enrich and expand our leadership and provide new resources and insights to our organization.

Organization category: Culture and recreation

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - None of the above; New Canadians

Police record check required: Yes