We are currently seeking applicants to join our voluntary Board of Directors . Full training and induction are provided by the Credit Union. There are no particular skills that are absolutely essential. Even the skills we list here are very diverse. What we require and hope is that you have an interest in our future development and our continued commitment to our local communities
Being a volunteer can be extremely fulfilling as it allows you engage and take an active role in decisions that support local communities. It also brings many other advantages including an enhanced CV.
If you have some free time and want to get involved with your local credit union on a voluntary basis, this will be perfect for you.
St Michaels Credit Union is based in Blackrock Cork with assets > €62m and serving 13,000 members. SMCU is dependent on the continued commitment of our volunteers for our future growth - we are very proud of our heritage and social supports to the communities we serve since 1963.
St Michaels Credit Union is seeking 2 x new volunteer directors to join and help us continue our progress. We would love to hear from anyone who can bring their energy, enthusiasm and experiences to our CU. Without a committed Board we cannot continue to operate successfully.
The benefits of volunteering are very rewarding , you will gain new interests, friendships , learn new skills and know you are enhancing the lives and financial well being of local communities .
We know following the recent bank closures , it is imperative that organisations like the credit union are supported in their localities, so that they can continue to support their communities to thrive.
St Michaels Credit Union exists to serve our members. Surplus income is returned in the form of dividends/loan rebates or is directed to improved member services and into community sponsorships and supports.
We recognise the role is voluntary and any appointed Director will receive full induction training , mentoring and support from other Directors and our staff. We are all a team here. Learning and personal development is a very important part of being involved and working together we all become stronger. Your existing and increased knowledge helps us make decisions that best help our credit union.
Ps: You must LIVE or WORK (your employer address) within the environs of our communities of Blackrock and Mahon
For further details please send to firstname.lastname@example.org . If you would like to have a chat about the role - please call Ger O'Brien 087 6910284