Job Title: Chair
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: J69269
Contact Name: Rachel Ord
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 15, 2020 15:26

Job Description

Tempo is passionate about the way Time Credits can be used to enable local communities to become strong and resilient. We do this by working in partnership with others engaged in community development, from grassroots organisations to statutory agencies and Time Credits are the glue that hold these partnerships together.


What will you be doing?


Alongside the experienced CEO, this is the key leadership role in Tempo, ensuring that we are well governed, forward focused and that we excel in our core purpose. We are looking for someone who brings a track record in good governance, is expert at nurturing relationships across the Board and with the CEO, and who has the leadership talents to inspire both our organisation and its stakeholders towards excellence. 

We estimate the time commitment to average around two days per month, and most business can be conducted virtually.

Please see the role description for further detail.


What are we looking for?

There is no typical profile for our Tempo Chair. We’re interested in passionate individuals from a variety of backgrounds who can lead and manage the skills and backgrounds of our current Board of Trustees.

Tempo is committed to promoting equality and diversity and promoting a culture that actively values difference and recognises that people from different backgrounds and experiences can bring valuable insights and enhance the way we work.

We would particularly welcome applications from Women and people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds to ensure our Board reflects the diverse groups we work with.


What difference will you make?

If you think this is the role for you, please feel free to request for more information.


What’s in it for the volunteer?

Through becoming a Chair for Tempo, you will be able to:

  • Be part of our ambition to effect positive social change.
  • Put your skills and experience to use and make a lasting difference in our work.
  • Work with enthusiastic and motivated people from diverse backgrounds.



Mettings are held mostly outside office hours. Estimated commitment is

0-5 hours per month.


How to apply:

If you think this is the role for you, please feel free to enquire for more information. To apply for this role, please submit a supporting statement with your CV outlining how you meet the criteria specified in the role profile.


Deadline: 5pm, 28th October 2020. Interviews will be held week commencing 2nd November 2020.