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Vacancy for a Tenant Board Member

Published: Tuesday, 30th July 2019

South Essex Homes manages and maintains homes in Southend-on-Sea on behalf of Southend Borough Council; whilst continuing to improve services, involve our customers and build strong communities.

We have a high calibre Board made up of 10 other non-executive Directors and are looking to recruit a tenant of Southend Borough Council, as a Board member with the ability to build effective relationships internally and externally and a strong commitment to best practice in governance.

We are particularly interested in people with skills or knowledge relating to business acumen, financial awareness or housing experience - which will help us to evolve and ensure our organisation continues to develop and improve in a changing environment.

We anticipate that people interested in this role will be passionate about making a contribution, can take on an ambassadorial role and be a strong team player, whilst embracing the future ambitions of South Essex Homes to provide good value, quality housing.

This vacancy is a paid voluntary position, which would actively enhance any job opportunities for the successful candidates in the future.

South Essex Homes in partnership with Southend Tenants & Residents Federation welcomes applications regardless of race, sex, age, disability or marital status.

For an informal discussion, please contact Simon Putt on 01702 212624.

The application pack is available on the South Essex Homes website

If you have any questions or wish to request an application pack to be emailed to you, please contact Carol Cooper at

Closing date: Friday 20th September 2019