Your Knowledge and Experience Will Make a Difference to our Clients
Award winning Oakville Senior Citizens Residence (OSCR) is recruiting a Board Member, and we invite you to apply. OSCR, located in beautiful historic Bronte, Oakville, is a client-focused organization with a strong sense of mission and vision towards the future.
OSCR is the proud recipient of:
• The Minister’s Medal, honouring Excellence in Health Quality and Safety; Team based Initiative/Program
• The prestigious 3M National Health Care Quality Team Award for Programs and Processes in a Non-acute Environment
• A three-year Accreditation with CARF International for Assisted Living and Home Community Services programs in 2012, 2015, and in 2018
In addition, OSCR acts as a social housing provider and property manager for the Region of Halton. Annually, OSCR serves approximately 425 clients in the community onsite and via the Supports for Daily Living (SDL) outreach program.
Join our highly talented, diverse and dedicated Board of Directors with existing work experience in various sectors and disciplines. Potential Board members must demonstrate a passion for maintaining a high standard of care to OSCR clients, exercise skill and diligence in the best interest of OSCR and abide by existing governance regulations for non-profit organizations. The ideal candidate will possess significant experience in Board governance, with preference being given to candidates with executive leadership and experience in Health Care, Seniors Services, Human Resources, Legal, Fundraising and community engagement.
The volunteer Board meets bi-monthly and participates in committee work, OSCR social events and fundraising activities. A thorough orientation program is provided, as well as ongoing governance education. Board Directors are elected to serve and hold office for a minimum of three (3) years, with a maximum of three one-year extensions.
For more information about Oakville Senior Citizens Residence and further details regarding Board roles and responsibilities, please visit our website at www.oscrservices.ca.
Thank you for your interest in becoming a Board Member at OSCR.
Please apply with your resume and cover letter by February 19, 2019
Attention: Daniela Hampton-Davies, President
Oakville Senior Citizens welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available, on request, for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.