Are you interested in creating opportunity for Poplar?

Poplar HARCA is committed to involving local people in our Board & Committees. We are always interested in hearing from people who live and/or work in the Borough of Tower Hamlets, with a commitment to empowerment and who have the right skills and interests to drive our vision.

Successful candidates will help us to create opportunities for people living in Poplar and in return, you'll benefit from personal and professional development opportunities.


Current Vacancies

Services Committee

The Services Committee provides assurances on the delivery of services to residents (housing, repairs and maintenance) and community and neighbourhood activities. We are particularly interested in applications from candidates who live or work in Tower Hamlets with experience of housing management at senior level.

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Role Descriptions

Finance and General Purposes Committee

This committee provides assurance on financial security and performance, capital programme, asset management, and personnel strategy.

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Audit & Risk committee

 The Audit & Risk Committee monitors and advises on the organisation's external audit and internal audit functions, financial control systems and procedures and all aspects of risk-mitigation. We are particularly interested in applications from people with health and safety knowledge who live or work in Tower Hamlets.

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To apply for a role on the Services Committee, email your application form and CV and to Jane Parsons, Corporate Governance Officer:, 07985 979 326.
For more information, read our ‘Guide to becoming a Board or Committee member’ (see ‘useful downloads’) and read about our vision and values in the ‘Strategic Plan 2016-21’ (see ‘useful links’).


Watch the video below to find out more about our governance structure:


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