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COMMUNITY LIVING NEWMARKET/ AURORA DISTRICT BOARD MEMBER NOMINATION/APPLICATION INFORMATION

Nominations must be received at least 30 days before the Annual General Meeting (AGM) so that the Nominating Committee can ensure that applicant meets all legal and time requirements necessary to serve on the Board of Directors.

Eligibility Criteria for Nomination:

  • Individual must complete the application form provided. Application must be received by the nominating committee at least thirty (30) days prior to the AGM
  • Individual must be member in good standing for thirty (30) days prior to the AGM
  • Individual must adhere to confidentiality expectations, respecting privacy legislation
  • Individual must complete a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Individual must be (18) years of age or older as of the application deadline date
  • Individual must not be in bankrupt status

Director Expectations:

  • Be an Ambassador for the work of the Association
  • Believe in the vision, mission and values of the Association
  • Adhere to Board of Directors Code of Conduct
  • Act in good faith with honesty and integrity
  • Declare any conflicts of interest or perceived conflicts of interest
  • Commit to a minimum of 10 hours per month
  • Work to ensure that decisions of the Board are made to further the overall aims of the organization
  • Individual agendas must be subordinate to the aims of the organization.
  • Provide input into the strategic plan and monitor the Associations progress towards achieving established goals
  • Work positively, co-operatively and respectfully as a member of the Board and with senior management
  • Respect and abide by Board Policies
  • Serve on Board committees
  • Regularly attend Board and committee meetings and mandated Board training

Application for Board of Directors

Before you complete this application form, make sure you have your current CV ready to attach.

NAME: *  

ADDRESS: *  

CITY: *  

PROVINCE: *  

POSTAL CODE: *  

PHONE: *  

CELL PHONE: *  

EMAIL: *  

Skills Profile

Occupation:

Employer:

Service sector volunteer experience:

Previous volunteer experience:

Education/Business Certifications:

Strategic Board Expertise

Describe below your area (s) of expertise, indicating a level of high, medium or low please provide answers where applicable.

Strategic Thinker:

Examples:

Independent Thinker ability to raise difficult questions:

Examples:

Analytical Skills:

Examples:

Communication Skills:

Examples:

Understanding the different roles of Board and Management:

Examples:

Functional Expertise

Finance, Risk and Investment Management:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Governance:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Human Resource Management:

Please provide examples or education levels:

PR and Communications:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Fundraising and Promotions:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Service Sector Experience:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Government and Stakeholder Relations:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Not for Profit Law:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Regional Influence:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Strategic Planning:

Please provide examples or education levels:

Project Management:

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Time Commitment

Do you feel you have sufficient time available to develop and maintain an understanding of the role, responsibilities and legal obligations of a Director of Community Living Central York. This includes preparation and participation in Board Meetings (generally 10 per year) and committee involvement.

Comments:

How do you see your skills and experience assisting the Association's Board in continuing to develop and monitor the Strategic Plan of Community Living Central York?:

Additional Information:

Reference

Include contact information for two references from: Community Living Central York, Board or Staff; or Volunteer Agency that you have previously or are currently involved with.

1. Reference Name and Contact Information:

Name:

Telephone:

Email Address:

Occupation:

Relationship to applicant:

2. Reference Name and Contact Information:

Name:

Telephone:

Email Address:

Occupation:

Relationship to applicant:

By submitting this application, you acknowledge that the information provided is true and accurate, and that you have read, understand and will abide by the Association Code of Conduct

PLEASE NOTE: ALL INDIVIDUALS WILL BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE APPROPRIATE SCREENING PROCESS APPLICABLE TO THEIR POSITION. APPLICATIONS CLOSE AUGUST 31, 2017.

COMMUNITY LIVING CENTRAL YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY ORGANIZATION

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


please attach your current CV/Resume:  (Include your full name in the name of your file, only Word and PDF documents are accepted):

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