Board Member, South Wales

£3,105 Annual Salary

Who we are

First Choice Housing Association is a specialist and innovative organisation providing homes for vulnerable adults. Working across Wales the association was originally established in 1988 to provide accommodation for people with a learning disability. The association is committed to enabling many vulnerable people, including those with a disability, complex needs and veterans to lead a full and valued life within the community. We currently have over 900 tenants and employ 37 staff.

What we are looking for

This is a unique opportunity to make a difference to peoples’ lives. We have a vacancy to join our Board and are looking for someone who can work as part of a team to contribute to the strategic direction and success of the Association. The work is extremely rewarding and as well as remuneration carries expenses for both mileage and childcare. You will need to attend a minimum of nine Board meetings per year, and contribute to at least one committee on a quarterly basis. There will be two strategic planning events and occasional training days.

We would especially like to hear from people with the following skills for the Board member position:

"Knowledge and experience around IT skills and or PR & Marketing /Comms are specific skills we are looking for at the present time. If you have either of these we would love to hear from you.”

We are keen to ensure the Association has a diverse Board and as such welcome applications from younger members, ethnic minority groups, disabled and transgender applicants who can provide a valuable and positive contribution to the Board.

How to Apply

Please download an information pack and application form here:

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Board members handbook
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Applications are invited before closing on 30th June following which we will be inviting shortlisted candidates for interview. If you would like further information please contact Donna Jones, Director of Corporate Services & Housing - E-mail:


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