Board Member in Hamilton, Ontario

Umbrella Family and Child Centres of Hamilton

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YOU CAN HELP MAKE HAMILTON THE BEST PLACE TO RAISE A CHILD

For over 30 years, Umbrella Family and Child Centres of Hamilton has offered high-quality child care programs to young children and their families. We operate full-day early learning and child care centres for infant, toddler and preschool children, as well as before and after school programs for kindergarten and school age children in 27 locations throughout the Greater Hamilton Area.

We pride ourselves on being a leading child care organization, committed to high-quality programs that are inclusive, accessible, and promote learning and growth. We are proud to operate and provide child care in Hamilton.

If you are passionate about the well-being of children and families and are interested in governing an organization that positively impacts the lives of families in the Hamilton community, we would love to hear from you.

The Board strives to reflect the diverse perspectives of the Hamilton Community and is committed to promoting diversity, advancing equity, and to fostering a culture of inclusion. We invite applications from marginalized and equity-seeking groups.

Board members should have a knowledge of the Hamilton community and a demonstrated interest in early learning and the child care sector.

Board meetings are held on the last Thursday of the month in September, November, February and April from 9am to 12pm. The Annual Members Meeting is held on the first Thursday of June.

Board Members are also expected to join one committee of the board, with committee meetings

typically occurring 4-6 times per year.

WE’RE LOOKING FOR NEW BOARD MEMBERS WITH EXPERTISE IN ANY OF THESE AREAS:

  • Leadership

  • Legal

  • Business

  • Risk Management

  • Prior Board Experience (preferred but not required)

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply with your resume. 

In compliance with Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, accommodations are available to applicants to support them in all aspects of the hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. We thank all applicants but only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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