Organisme: Upstream Ottawa
Engagement: Continu (plus d'un an)
Langue préférée: Anglais
Nombre de postes disponibles: 3
Date limite: 10 jan 2022
Adresse de l'occasion de bénévolat
Craig Henry Ste. 204
Bon pour les personnes intéressées par: Gouvernance (conseils d'administration, comités)
Vous allez travailler avec: Autochtones (Première nation, Métis, Inuit); Minorités visibles ou Nouveaux Canadiens; Défavorisés; LGBTTQ; Hommes; Personnes avec handicaps ou conditions médicales; Jeunes (16-18 ans); Aînés; Femmes; Jeunes (19-24 ans); Sans domicile
Comment cette occasion de bénévolat vous bénéficier?
Volunteers will benefit by using their professional skills to help direct a front line service, thus having a direct impact on the lives of those it serves.
We are looking for people with the following career and/or education backgrounds at a *professional level to sit on our Board of Directors and help shape and guide the strategic course of the organization.
The Board meets 9 times a year (no meetings in July, August or December) at 5:30 on the last Wednesday of the month. Board members are expected to contribute to the work of various committees and working groups where possible.
A *professional level means:
• Advanced (applied theory); You can perform the actions associated with this skill without assistance. You are certainly recognized within your immediate organization as "a person to ask" when difficult questions arise regarding this skill.
• Expert (recognized authority); You are known as an expert in this area. You can provide guidance, troubleshoot and answer questions related to this area of expertise and the field where the skill is used. You can perform the actions associated with this skill without assistance. You are certainly recognized within your immediate organization as "a person to ask" when difficult questions arise regarding this skill.
*Please note that this is a mid-term call out. Full term appointments are made at the June AGM. A full term is 2 years and Directors may serve up to 3 full terms. Meetings are held virtually but in-person meetings will begin at a future date and location convenient to the members.
Comment l'organisation bénéficiera?
The future of Upstream Ottawa Mental Health Community Support hinges on the generosity of those in the community who are willing to participate in its governance and thus ensure the continuance of accessible mental health supports in the community.
Upstream Ottawa is committed to the principles of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and warmly welcomes applicants from all diverse communities. All applicants are encouraged to self identify should they feel comfortable and safe in doing so.
Catégorie de l'organisme: Services sociaux
Le temps qu'il faudra pour communiquer avec les candidats - 1 semaine
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