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About the Position
Position # 589
OrganizationMeta Employment Services
Position Board Member
Location 161 Bridge St W, Belleville, ON, Canada
Impact Statement METAs Board of Directors is actively seeking passionate, diverse, and experienced board members to contribute to the expertise and leadership of META.
Description OUR MISSION
META provides employment services in the Quinte and Durham regions to help facilitate a more resilient, vibrant and ever-changing community. We envision a community that supports competitive and diverse employment for all individuals. We will continue to transform while providing current resources that reflect all facets linked to career goals.

Integrity & Ethics: We provide honest, quality service while maintaining and adhering to confidentiality.
Excellence: We provide prompt, courteous and superior customer service.
Respect: We are committed to fairness and compassion in our interactions with others.
Innovation: We support continuous self-development and improvement in our work.
Accessibility: We ensure the equality of all individuals, regardless of ethnic origin, race, gender, age or disability through equal access to resources and services.
Community Engagement: We actively engage the community and work collaboratively with other community service providers.
Leadership: We foster leadership and we use our expertise to influence positive social and economic change.

Through various programs funded by both the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities and the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services, we offer the following broad suite of services:
 Free public access to job search resources and workshops through our Resource & Information Centre.
 One-to-one assistance for job seekers, including: career counselling, job search assistance, resume writing, financial assistance, self-marketing assistance, preparation for employment, on-the-job coaching and monitoring
 Specialized programs and expertise to support job seekers who live with significant barriers to employment, including all kinds of disabilities
 Providing financial assistance to youth who are starting their first-ever job
 Providing financial incentives for employers to encourage the hiring and retention of youth
 Assisting local businesses to assess their needs, post jobs, and pre-screen applicants, and
 Providing financial assistance for local businesses for the training and development of their employees

We are looking for Board Members from the Quinte or Durham regions who have knowledge, skills, abilities, and other traits in any of the following areas:
 Nonprofit / Charity Governance
 Strategic and Annual Planning
 Organizational Performance Management
 Risk Management
 Finance / Accounting
 Human Resources / Succession Planning / Law
 Industry Knowledge (Social Services, Employment, Disabilities)
 Communications / Public Relations
 Government / Funder Relations
 Information Technology
 French Language Proficiency is an asset

Interested in learning more about this opportunity? Call our Executive Director at 613-966-9069 or email us at hr@metaemploymentservices.com or check out our website: www.metaemploymentservices.com/board

- All applications will be considered within one month of receipt, only individuals who are selected for an interview will be contacted. -
Training Details Training and orientation provided by Meta Vocational Services Inc.
Duration More than 1 year
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Boards/Committees, Leadership/Management, Accounting/Finance
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Change Management, Strategic Thinking, Creative Thinking, Thought Leadership (Innovation), Ethical Framework
How to Apply
Application File:
Website http://metaemploymentservices.com/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Sandra Leslie
Phone 613-966-9069 Ext. 213
Address Unit 8 - 161 Bridge St W Belleville, K8P1K2






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