Board Director

(Milton Community Resource Centre)

Position ID: V-HVC0720 Last Full Update: 09 Oct 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsMilton Community Resource Centre (MCRC) is a not-for-profit, multi-service organization that provides services to children and families of Milton and the surrounding communities. Through our EarlyON sites, we provide early learning programs for children, their parents and caregivers. MCRC's parent resource library offers a variety of resources and workshops including access to our parent educators.Through our Licensed Child Care programs, MCRC provides quality early learning and care at an affordable cost and subsidy is available for eligible families. MCRC also operates The Halton Resource Connection, which provides training, support and resources to individuals and organizations working with children and youth.
ContactBecky Andrade, Associate Executive Director, Milton Community Resource Centre; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 223; Email: rebeccaa@mcrc.on.ca
DutiesMCRC is currently seeking additional Board Directors for a minimum 2-year commitment to: 
-Utilize expertise in a professional field and provide counsel and advise to support the successful governance of the organization 
-Support and provide guidance to the Executive Director in accordance with the Board of Directors By-laws 
-Ensure Board By-laws remain current and relevant 
-Provide expertise and advice in the development of the overall strategic direction of the organization 
-Support and assist in the development of philanthropic resources and fundraising efforts; attend MCRC fundraising events 
-Understand and influence, where necessary, public policies that affect MCRC 
-Network within the community and advocate on behalf of the organization 
-Report to the community and stakeholders at the Annual General Meeting 
-Monitor and evaluate the Executive Director's performance 
-Participate on Board sub-committees and attend monthly Board meetings 
MCRC is especially interested in applicants from diverse backgrounds with expertise in not-for-profit operations and in Law and/or Human Resources.  
Please forward your cover letter and resumé to Becky Andrade, Associate Executive Director at rebeccaa@mcrc.on.ca.
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a mental disability ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment
Areas of InterestBoard of Directors ; Child & Family Services ; Committees ; Human Resources / Interviewing ; Legal & Law Services / Justice / Probation
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Leadership ; Legal Skills ; Planning & Organizing ; Public Speaking ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing
Commitment LengthLong Term - minimum 2-year commitment
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours4 / Month
Dates and TimesWednesday: Evening 
 
Attend monthly Board meetings on the first Wednesday each month and participate on Board sub-committees including Business Development, Human Resources and Governance.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; MCRC is committed to diversity and accessibility. To this end, MCRC endeavours to reflect the cultures, languages and abilities of the families we serve, in our programs, services and employment practices. ASL provided upon request. Please identify if you require any accommodations in your letter of interest.
Location410 Bronte St. South, Milton, Ontario
Number of PositionsMilton: 2 individual(s) 
 
2 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit
Costcost for Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screen is not covered
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsOriginal Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screen dated within 6 months prior to start
Start DateOn or after 01 Nov 2019
Agency Details
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Organization NameMilton Community Resource Centre
Office Phone905-876-1244
Fax905-876-1273
E-Mailnavigators@mcrc.on.ca
Websitemcrc.on.ca
Address & Map
410 Bronte St S
Milton, ON L9T 0H8
 
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