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  • Board Member
    with Kingdom Housing Association (Glenrothes)

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO71767 - Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:Kingdom Housing Association (KHA) is the largest Fife based housing association operating across east central Scotland. KHA is the parent company within the Kingdom Group, with 2 wholly owned subsidiaries; Kingdom Initiatives limited (KI) and Kingdom Support and Care CIC (KSC).

    We currently have experienced Board members on all three Governing bodies, however we are looking to strengthen all our Boards with new members who can add their skills, experience and knowledge to support achieving our objectives.

    KHA owns and manages around 4000 rented homes and we have ambitious plans for the future, which includes the development of over 2000 new homes over the next 5 years, further enhancement of our housing, customer and support services strategies and continued business growth across the Kingdom Group of companies.
    KI is a non-charitable Private Limited Company and manages around 400 Mid Market Rented (MMR) homes, with plans to continue developing and managing further MMR homes and progress additional business development initiatives over the next few years.

    Our mission is to provide More Than A Home and this is reflected in the diversity of the activities we undertake through the Kingdom Group of companies.

    Takes place:

    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Experience required:The particular knowledge, skills and experience desired from new board members would be: Legal services Financial management/accountancy Construction and maintenance Business growth and development Performance management The social housing and private rented sector Support and Care Customer services and community engagement We would welcome applications from younger people who have an interest in our work and are seeking to enhance their own professional development.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat; Interview

    Travel DetailsMeetings are held at the Saltire Centre, Pentland Court, Glenrothes KY6 2DA

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