Board member

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Get involved - ways to get involved.

The Board’s role is to direct the affairs of the company, ensuring that day-to-day management is effectively organised and carried out by the Managing Director and the company’s employees.

Board meetings are open to the public and held every other month at accessible venues.

Useful for:
Influencing the work of the company at the highest level, as you will be working with other customers, independent members and councillors.

Key features:
The Gateshead Housing Company’s Board is made up of five tenants, five councillors and five independent members.

Board members also sit on specific committees and direct the work of the company in line with its vision, values and objectives.

Customers are elected to the Board on a yearly basis and training is provided.

Board members will serve a minimum of two years, up to a maximum of 10 years.





For more information contact the Involvement Team on 0191 433 5357 or e-mail