National Indigenous Council: Real Property and Capital Plan Working Group

National Indigenous Council: Real Property and Capital Plan Working Group

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December 2, 2019 to January 23, 2020

Real Property and Capital Plan Working Group (6 vacancies)

The Real Property and Capital Plan Working Group receives and renews applications for real property renovations from the Indigenous Communities of faith with nationally owned properties. The members of the Working Group recognize and hold that this work is a ministry of stewardship. The contributions of volunteers build up the Body of Christ. In this caring for the Body we care for our communities and for each other. We hold dear the Seven Sacred Teachings of love, wisdom, honesty, respect, courage, humility, and truth, and scripture.

Skills: We are looking for people with knowledge of Indigenous contexts such as land areas, band relationship and winter road access and transportation. Important areas of knowledge include knowledge include building and construction, costs, labour, electrical, maintenance, plumbing, contracts, contracting, and project management.

Membership & Expectations: The working group will be made up of seven members, including one member of the National Indigenous Organization. Appointments are for approximately three years (between meetings of the National Indigenous Spiritual Gathering) with the possibility of reappointment for a second three-year term. There will be one annual face-to-face meeting of the working group to be held in different locations, and monthly conference calls.

For more information about this vacancy, please see the complete description, below.

Contact Information

To apply for this vacancy, please express interest or nominate someone.

All submissions will be acknowledged by e-mail. If you do not receive acknowledgement, please contact Member Engagement. Incomplete or late submissions cannot be considered.

For further information or assistance in expressing interest or nominating someone, please contact:

Member Engagement
The United Church of Canada
3250 Bloor St. West, Suite 200
Toronto, ON M8X 2Y4
Tel: 416-231-5931, ext. 2211
Toll-Free: 1-800-268-3781, ext. 2211
Fax: 416-231-3103 attn: Member Engagement
E-mail:  nominate [at]