Duties, Roles, Responsibilities & Liabilities of a HA Board (venue: Apex Housing, Derry)
Trainers: Jenny Ebbage & Catherine Cooney, Edwards & Co
This short workshop will explain the important role for the boards of management, trustees or committee members of housing associations in taking overall responsibility for the organisation and in making sure that it conducts matters in a transparent and accountable way.
The workshop aims to clarify the roles and responsibilities of the housing association board in terms of Governance, Management and Operations. It will help participants develop a greater understanding of the purpose of boards and committees; practical solutions to working effectively together; the legal responsibilities that are applicable to housing association boards including duties under company law, charity law, lobbying, health and safety, child protection, data protection and Revenue Commissioners obligations.
The workshop will run from 10am-12.30pm. Light lunch will be provided