Board Member

Hours: 
Part time
Position: 
Voluntary
Type of work: 
Development
Employer: 
Dara Community Living
Summary: 
Board Member
Description:

Dara Community Living is a small community based disability organisation in Celbridge that has a 26 year history in providing community based services for adults with an intellectual disability. Our mission is to support each person to live a life of their choosing. 

Dara Community Living provides residential and respite services mainly in the Celbridge area. Dara Community Living also set up the first brokerage service for adults with an intellectual disability in Ireland.

Dara Community Living is a registered Charity and a Company Limited by Guarantee (Registered as Dara Residential Services) and is supported in its work by a voluntary Board of Directors that includes parents, people with experience in managing disability services, people with business and HR experience and interested community members.

A vacancy exists for a Board member with financial expertise with experience in the financial operations of a Company either in the charity or not for profit sectors.  The Board meets approximately 6 times per year for approx. 3 hours in addition to an annual training session. All new Board members receive an induction which will take place in Celbridge Co Kildare.

Application details: 

If you are interested in the position or require further information please please contact Aoife O'Toole, CEO of Dara Community Services at aoife@daracommunityliving.ie  or contact Anne Coffey, Chair Dara Community Living at chair@daracommunityliving.ie

Region: 
Co Kildare
Closing date: 
28 Nov 2017