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Cairde is looking for new Board members!

Board 2Cairde is seeking socially conscious individuals to devote their time to becoming a Board Member for our organization. If you are someone who has the knowledge and expertise to benefit a great cause, then this is the position for you!

Cairde operates the Health Information and Advocacy Centres in Dublin North Central and Balbriggan, County Dublin, which provides individual health advocacy and relevant, culturally appropriate health information to ethnic minority individual and groups.

Board Members are expected to attend 11 meetings per year. Board members are also asked to be reasonably accessible for ad-hoc meetings in-between scheduled Board meetings.

The Board of Cairde is responsible for giving overall strategic direction to the organization, defining controls to safeguard the organization’s resources, approving the delegated authority levels to management and reporting on stewardship and performance to the key stakeholders.

Skills and expertise of our new Board members should include:

  • Experience with a board governance of public organizations;
  • Experience in  leadership roles;
  • Understanding and experience in health care (mental health in particular), governance, law, media, community development, research, risk management. This list is not exhaustive.

Current board members 

To apply for this voluntary Board Director position, please forward your expression of interest to tonya@cairde.ie .

 

 

 

 

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