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About the Position
Position # 3385
OrganizationVictoria Health Co-op
Position Legal Board Member - VCHC Community Health Centre
Location 1075 Pendergast St, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement To provide Nursing Services and Wellbeing programs to support the ongoing health and wellness of individuals and our community. We are a 300+ member-owned non-profit pursuing wellbeing for all residents since 2008. https://victoriahealthcooperative.com/
Description The volunteer Board member with legal background, will support and review board policies and procedures for legal accuracy. The board member may work with Council on retainer or refer VCHC to other needs. It is also anticipated that the board member will help ensure all practices comply with the Co-op Act and CRA, as needed, in conjunction with the Treasurer, Chair, and Operations Manager.
Training Details Board members are provided with a binder, introducing members to co-op structure and requirements. A Board orientation and tour of the facility will be conducted around the election or appointment to the Board.
Working Conditions Board members meet monthly for 2 hours, with additional reading time in advance. The Board member will be assigned an appropriate Committee that meets separately as needed. Board meetings are the 3rd Monday board meeting. Board members are required to be a member in good standing with the co-op to take a board seat. Members stand at the AGM, usually held in February. You must be physically present to stand.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Weekday - Evening
Time Detail Average 5 hours monthly plus community events, AGM attendance
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Boards/Committees, Health Care/Emergency
Skill(s) Communicate in Plain Language, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Respect, Ethical Framework
How to Apply
Application File:
Website http://www.victoriahealthcooperative.com
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Joyce Rankin
Phone 7786789878
Address 200-1075 Pendergast St. Victoria, V8V 0A1


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