13 days ago
The Disability Forum
VOLUNTEER TRUSTEE REQUIRED
Salary:Unremunerated / voluntary
Championing and promoting opportunities for disabled people, Basingstoke & District Disability Forum (BDDF) is the only local non-specific disability charity in Hampshire. We promote opportunities for disabled peopleby creating social and networking opportunities; organise learning courses; raise awareness; and offer signpostingservices. We work with people affected by disability, their families and carers together with our partners in the community. Wepromote the independence, inclusion and representation of disabled people in the borough of Basingstoke and Deane and the surrounding areas.
Undertaking the role of Trustee offers the opportunity to shape and develop the strategy and governance of a small local charity and assist the organisation in achieving its community objectives and goals in the coming years.To be a Trustee on this fresh Board is an exciting and fulfilling role, primary objective isto ensure that BDDF fulfilsits duty to its members and delivers on our vision, mission and values.
To attend monthly Board meetings(along with regular communication via email), approximately4-5 hours per month.To implement the business plan; ensure governance and management of BDDF; to be an advocate for BDDF and raise awareness of the charity; to assist with fundraising efforts; be able to speak your mind; have good independent judgement and strategic vision; andcommitment to BDDF plusthe willingness to devote necessary time and effort.
To apply, please email your CV to Tony Capon, Chair at: firstname.lastname@example.org