General Board Member

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Position description: 

Why join the Board? Please consider the following:

You live on the North Shore and care about community. How do you feel you could contribute to the success of Lynn Valley Services Society? 
You would like to meet an interesting group of people and bring your unique set of skills to the LVSS Board.  Board members stay connected through meetings, committee work and sharing skills to support the Vision of LVSS.  This entails 4 - 6 hours per month or more for special activities.  Do you have the time and resources to be an active member of the Board?
LVSS Board members are volunteers who are passionate about a vision for the future of the Mollie Nye House.  What does leadership mean to you?

www.lvss.ca

Deliverables/Duties: 

Position Term: Two years with a preferred commitment of 2 consecutive terms. For more information, or to apply, please send an email briefly summarizing your interest to Margaret.LVSS@outlook.com   Please include your phone number and a Board Member will call you soon.

Qualifications: 

We are currently looking for new board members with the following preferable characteristics: • Enthusiastic and collaborative nature with experience in the non-profit sector.  Background in website management, community outreach/connections or Human Resources would be an assest • Experience in Financial Management, Bookkeeping, or Community Connections. • Reside on the North Shore. We encourage participation from minority groups who are seeking, or interested in, expanding services in Lynn Valley.

Role is suitable for: 
Adult
Senior
Additional Information: 

Time Commitment: LVSS is in the process of transitioning from a working board to a governance board, so time commitment varies depending upon your area of interest. All potential board members should be prepared to be available for monthly board meeting of 2-3 hours per month, plus a willingness to be an active member of at least one sub-committee (approx. 3 hours per month) .  Additional time for occasional events.     Criminal record check will be required.

How to apply: 
send email and resume to Margaret.LVSS@outlook.com
Contact person: 
Board Chair
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Capacity Building
Education & Research
Volunteerism
Mission:
Our mandate is to support, promote and develop educational, social, health, community and recreational services and programs for all residents of Lynn Valley based on current and future needs.
Position type:
Board Role:
Yes
Number of volunteers required:
3
Position start/end date:
1 Oct 2019 to 20 Apr 2022
Time Committment:
6 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Evening, Weekdays, Weekend
Work location:
Mollie Nye House
940 Lynn Valley Rd
North Vancouver, BC V7J 1Z7