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Resident Director

The deadline for submissions to this voluntary role is 31st January 2022.

The Chilmington Management Organisation’s Board of Director Trustees are looking to recruit the first Resident Director. This is an opportunity open to Chilmington Green residents (who are also CMO Members). No previous Board experience is required, but those with skill sets in either law, communications/marketing or financial management are encouraged to express an interest.

The resident director will be one of eight directors, working together to safeguard the future of the CMO and ensure it is meeting all its legal and charitable obligations and commitments.  Each director has an individual, personal liability to ensure that decisions made are in the best interest of the charity and to ensure the CMO operates effectively (please see the Charities Commission website for general information about being a director trustee of a charity).

The Board currently meets quarterly with additional meetings in between for working groups as required.  Each board meeting is roughly 2.5 hours long with papers circulated broadly five working days ahead of the meeting.  Meetings are currently held virtually (by Teams) but are expected to move to a mix of  face to face and virtual in the coming months.

The Application Pack opposite will help potential applicants consider whether this opportunity is right for them. Please review it and feel free to write to with any questions.

Please note, this opportunity is for residents living within Chilmington Green and who pay a rent charge and are CMO Members.  If you do not live at Chilmington Green, you are unable to apply for this position.

If you are unsure about your membership status, or need to amend the member within your household to enable you to apply, please email

To apply, please submit your CV along with a covering letter stating why you wish to join the CMO Board, how your skills would add value and any other relevant information to


The next CMO Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 6th July 2022.
Full information available on the event page