We’re looking for folks passionate about social and environmental justice to join our Board of Directors!
Learn new skills, receive training, meet like-minded people, gain experience on an organizational level and do some awesome work on social and environmental justice.
As a Director or Board Organizer you will help fill the operational and logistical needs of KPIRG so we can continue to provide research, education and action on issues of social and environmental justice. As part of the board you well help implement policy, approve programming, manage the annual budget, and act as an employer for part-time, unionized staff members.
Board members are responsible for decisions made at Board meetings and work collaboratively with staff and volunteers.
Who can apply?
Full time and part time undergraduates at Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Members of the Kwantlen Polytechnic University community (alum, staff, faculty etc)
How to apply
It’s easy! Just submit a statement of interest with your nomination package to firstname.lastname@example.org
Statements of interest should include a brief statement of why you would like to join the board, skills and perspectives you can offer and a brief summary of campus and/or community involvement or interests.
We especially encourage people with experiential knowledge of racism, colonization, poverty, transphobia, homophobia, ableism, and sexism to apply.
We ask of ALL our Board members to commit to an estimated 10-15 hours per month.
Board members must also attend Board meetings – generally held bi-weekly, though the exact frequency of meetings will be determined by Board members at the beginning of the term. And get involved with a committee, which will meet once a month, or by the discretion of the committee
We also ask that board members commit to office hours at least once a week.