County Kildare Local Employment Service Network: Call for Nominations to the Voluntary Board of Directors


County Kildare Local Employment Service Network CLG.,
Head Office, Unit 5, Rathasker Square, Kilcullen Road, Naas, Co. Kildare.
Phone:  (045) 895555   Fax (045) 895252
Clodagh Judge (Chief Operations Officer)

Call for Nominations to the Voluntary KLESN Board of Directors

County Kildare Local Employment Service Network Ltd (KLESN) is now accepting nominations for its voluntary Board of Directors.

KLESN has now completed 26 years of service and operates throughout the County of Kildare. It is managed by a voluntary Board of Directors representing the various target groups and agencies.

KLESN was established in 1996 by the Department of Enterprise Trade and Employment in conjunction with FAS, and is currently contracted by Department of Social Protection since 2013.

KLESN is a non-profit Organisation.

The Board and Executive Board meet approx. 6 times a year. Our Executive Board comprises of-

  1. Chairperson
  2. Treasurer
  3. Secretary

General Qualities for KLESN Board Service:

  1. Good understanding of Government Agencies
  2. High ethical standards and integrity
  3. Strong communication skills
  4. Someone who will bring passion and energy to the role

All KLESN voluntary Board members commit to the following guidelines:

  1. Establish as a high priority my attendance at all meetings of the Board, and committee meetings on which I serve.
  2. Be prepared to contribute to the discussion of issues and business to be addressed, having read the agenda and all background support material relevant to the meeting, remaining confidential in all matters as may arise.
  3. Represent the Organisation in a positive and supportive manner at all times and in all places.
  4. Avoid conflicts of interest between my position as a board member and my personal and professional life.
  5. To promote the Organisation.
  6. To work with Board Members to seek resolutions to issues raised by Co-Ordinator at Board Meeting level.

Please send the Nomination Form (attached below) to:

Dept of Social Protection

Company No. 250344

Attachment Size
Nomination Form 72.38 KB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
2nd Jun, 2022
Co Kildare
Expiry Date
2nd Aug, 2022