(Register your interest before 4pm Friday 29th October 2021)
St. Paul’s Garda Credit Union Ltd. is commencing the process of selecting suitable candidates for nomination to the Board of Directors or Board Oversight Committee at this year’s Annual General Meeting, which will take place in January 2022.
We would particularly welcome applications from St. Paul’s members (Garda including Garda Staff and Reserve, Retired and Family members) with experience or skill sets in any of the following areas, Finance and Financial Services, Credit, Market (Investment) and Operational Risk, Marketing, I.T. and Project Management.
All serving Directors and Board Oversight Committee members are required by law to be re-elected by rotation every three years. All members over 18 years of age are entitled to apply.
All Credit Unions must implement a Fitness and Probity Regime and all candidates must meet the minimum standards which apply to all Volunteers on the Board of Directors and Board Oversight Committee.
Successful applicants will undergo an induction process and will be required to complete an accredited training program to ensure that they have the practical knowledge and skills to carry out their role in a responsible and effective manner.
New applicants must ensure that they have sufficient time to devote to the role and the responsibilities associated with that role, applicants should note that the roles of Director and Oversight Committee member are voluntary and unpaid.
The role of Directors and Board Oversight Committee members are set out in the Credit Union Act 1997 (as amended). For more information and a detailed description of the roles go to www.irishstatutebook.ie and view sections 15 to 27 of the Credit Union and Co-operation with Overseas Regulators Act 2012.
To register your interest, please write to the Secretary of the Nominations Committee at the address below quoting your Member/Account Number, Name, Address and Telephone number.
Freepost CK 424
Secretary Nominations Committee
St. Paul’s Garda Credit Union Ltd.
Closing date – 4pm Friday 29th October 2021