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SHAP Young Board Member Recruitment Brief

SHAP is recruiting for a new Young Board Member to provide different perspectives to the SHAP Board. This is a wonderful career development opportunity for the successful candidate, so if you or someone you know is interested, please contact us for application details. Job title: Board Member Reporting to: SHAP Chairman Location: Meetings held mostly in Birmingham and the West Midlands, with some moderate travel Time commitment: 5-6 days a year plus any key SHAP events Pay: this is a voluntary, unpaid role No. of positions available: One (currently) Closing date for applications: 4pm, Friday 10th January 2020 Phase 1: Initial phone or video interviews with SHAP Board Member(s) and team: Week starting 20th January 2020 Phase 2 (final candidates): Informal face-to-face meetings with some current Board members at SHAP Conference, 4th February 2020, in central Birmingham; (we will register your place for you) Skills And Attributes ● Ideally, you will be aged between 21-30 years old. ● Passionate about supporting and helping develop sustainable housing around the UK. ● Be personable and have good communication skills. ● Willing to bring new ideas and perspective to our Board. ● Have good listening skills. ● Able to work equally well as part of a team and remotely. ● Effective ambassador and influencer for SHAP. ● Able to devote the necessary time to the role. ● Demonstrate impartiality, fairness and the ability to respect confidentiality

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