Radius Housing seeking Board Members

Radius Housing was formed in 2017 through the coming together of Helm and Fold Housing Associations. Radius provides quality and affordable social housing in 80 towns and cities throughout Northern Ireland. We provide sheltered housing for the over 55’s and general needs housing for families and single people. We also offer a range of specialist care and support facilities for the frail, elderly, people with dementia and learning disabilities and other complex needs. Currently our turnover is £85m pa and we own 12,500 properties and we develop 400 new homes each year.  

Board Members

On the retirement of several long standing Board Members we are seeking forward thinking Board Members who can help shape our development and contribute to our strategy for future success. We meet around 5 times a year and attendance at one or two Committees and other events is expected so that an average time commitment is a minimum of 8-10 days pa.

We are looking for additional members who share our passion for innovation, creativity and social impact as we realise our ambition of transforming lives through our housing, care and support.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience gained working at senior levels in relevant organisations in one or more of the following areas: – Health & Social Care, Development, Property and Estates management/Facilities management and ICT. Experience in the public, private community or voluntary sectors and knowledge of good governance is desirable. You are welcome to contact the Chair or CEO for further information.

If you have the necessary qualities and experience and can demonstrate a commitment to our corporate values, we would like to hear from you. A full induction programme will be given to all successful applicants. Whilst positions are unremunerated, reasonable expenses will be paid.

For an application form and information pack please contact:

Director of Corporate Services
Radius Housing
38 – 52 Lisburn Road
BT9 6AA.

Telephone: 028 9039 7117

The closing date for applications is Friday 13th April 2018

RADIUS is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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