White Horse Housing Association provide high quality, affordable, and sustainable homes in rural communities across Wiltshire, Swindon and East Somerset. Founded in 1984, we currently own 364 homes across 45 villages. We manage and maintain our homes to a high standard and provide efficient, professional and responsive services to our customers.
Board Members come from a variety of backgrounds and bring a diverse range of skills, experience and knowledge to our discussions. They are passionate about maintaining and improving the sustainability of rural communities and providing strong strategic leadership to the Association. We are interested to hear from anyone who has relevant experience in one or more of the following areas:
- leadership and working as an effective team;
- direct knowledge of the needs and aspirations of the rural communities we serve;
- knowledge of the current operating environment for social landlords;
- effective communication skills.
We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates who have experience in housing finance/audit, asset management and housing development.
Although our Board members are unpaid (except legitimate expenses) the work is both rewarding and enjoyable. The Board meets 6-8 times each year. If you are interested in being part of our exciting future please send your CV along with a supporting letter by Friday, 21 September 2018 that includes:
- Your skills and experience and,
- Your reasons for applying for the position
For an informal chat about becoming a Board member please call Steve Warran, our Chief Executive on 01380 850916. For information about the Association please visit www.whitehorsehousing.co.uk