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About the Position
Position: 2372 - Board Member
Organization: Bethell Hospice
Position Address: 15835 McLaughlin Road, Inglewood, Ontario
Location: Caledon

Goal
Bethell Hospice is seeking dedicated, qualified community-minded individuals to serve on our Board of Directors. Bethell Hospice is a not-for-profit agency that provides community and residential hospice care to people diagnosed with a life-challenging illness. We believe that hospice care is as much about living, as it is about dying. Living with dignity and the best quality of life form the foundation of our care. Our skilled professional staff and trained volunteers walk alongside those who are facing life-challenging illness, supporting them, their families and friends.
Description
Board of Directors' responsibilities includes:● Participation in development of the strategic direction for the organization● Monitoring the organization's performance to achieve the vision and mission of Bethell Hospice● Assessment of financial viability and sustainability of the organization and participation in Board approval of the budget● Preparation for and attendance at monthly Board meetings, plus participation on at least one standing committee of the Board, including involvement in annual, strategic planning● Review of necessary policy and by-law amendments● Building and maintaining relationships with external stakeholders including community organizations, hospital representatives, provincial and municipal government representatives and funding agencies● Collaboration with Bethell Hospice Foundation'ss Board to assist in raising funds for the organization● Actively contributing to the functioning of the Board● Being a presence in the community on behalf of Bethell*** Please note: Term of service on the Board of Directors is 3 YEARSIF YOU WISH TO APPLY FOR THIS 'POSITION', please forward your resume and letter of interest to Debbie Davis at [email protected] at the earliest opportunity.

Benefits
> Demonstrate your leadership skills/experience as a valuable board member> Opportunity to work with a cross-section of professionals dedicated to hospice service> Interact and 'network' with stakeholders in your community> Personal and professional development opportunity for the right candidate> Personal satisfaction that as the result of your service, you will be making a key contribution to a community service organization of significanceIf you are enthusiastic about making a difference, please forward your resume and letter of interest to Debbie Davis at [email protected]

Qualifications
Time Commitment: 5 to 10 hours per month

Length of volunteer service requested for Board membership is 3 YEARS

Location: 15835 McLaughlin Road, Inglewood
Min Age: 25   
Police Check: Yes

Time Commitment
This is a Long Term (More than 6 months) commitment starting 2018-11-01
Shifts are available Anytime

5-10 hours per month

Training
Orientation and training provided

More Details
Areas of Interest: Boards & Committees, Finance, Healthcare
Accessibility: Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individuals

How to Contact
Send an Email Message
Social Media
http://www.bethellhospice.org
https://www.facebook.com/BethellHospice
http://@BethellHospice


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