Board Member

  • Reference: Portsmouth Rotary Housing Association
  • Application closing date: 18 Dec 2019 12:00

Job Description

PRHA’s Strategic Plan outlines a commitment to improving the quality of our property and to explore modest opportunities to remodel existing properties and develop new homes.

We currently have an opportunity available for someone to join our Board of Management.

Candidate Requirements

The ideal candidate will bring to the Board experience of managing major repair programmes; property development; and senior level management experience in a housing, or housing related, environment.

We are looking for someone who is committed to the work of the Housing Association sector; understands good governance; and has strategic vision combined with independent judgement.

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Part time
  • Hours: 4 Board meetings a year
  • Pay: £Reasonable expenses paid Annually

Additional Information

The position is unremunerated (reasonable expenses paid) and there are 4 Board meetings per year held at our office in Portsmouth.

In addition to Board Meetings, Board Members are expected to attend PRHA’s AGM; Strategic Away Day; relevant sub-committees; and occasional events.

Induction and training will be provided.

About Portsmouth Rotary Housing Association

Portsmouth Rotary Housing Association (PRHA) is a not for profit housing provider founded in 1969 and regulated by The Regulator of Social Housing. PRHA provides housing to people over the age of 55 and is a Corporate Trustee of two small Almshouse Charities regulated by The Charity Commission.

We are an upper quartile performing Housing Association recording high, independently verified, resident satisfaction at 94% and a net promoter score of 97%.

How to Apply

If this challenge appeals to you, and you share our enthusiasm for providing housing to people in need, then we are keen to hear from you.

To request a recruitment pack or to arrange an informal conversation about the role please email

The deadline for applications is midday on Wednesday 18th December 2019.
Interviews for the role will take place on Monday