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Trustee

Job Title: Trustee
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: Trustee
Contact Name: Busola Afolabi
Contact Email: busola@s4a.org.uk
Job Published: December 11, 2019 17:11

Job Description

Success4All Charity Overview

Success4All is an educational charity, established in 2006, that fights educational inequality by giving access to a range of learning opportunities to families living in less affluent areas. We know that children and young people from these areas are looking for chances to help them reach their full potential, however they often have a multitude of barriers that stop them accesses these. Success4All’s objective is to provide meaningful opportunities for children and young people that fuel their curiosity for learning beyond the school gates. We are local rooted within several areas of Newcastle that repeatedly report low academic achievements. With the support of the communities, together we set-up and run tailored made learning activities that will engage, empower and equip the children, young people and their families for, because educational success is for everyone. Currently, there are 5 service we provide to families, community centres and schools; Learning Hubs, Clubs, STEM challenges, STEM workshops and Learning Bus events. 

 

Role Description

We are at an exciting point in our charity’s journey, and we are looking for an experienced accountant to help us develop and reach our 5-year plan. We are a small team working hard to develop and grow our services to reach more families in need. As a Finance Trustee you will act as a Trustee of the charity, with the additional role of overseeing the charity’s sound financial management. The role is to maintain an overview of the organisation’s financial affairs, advise the Trustees accordingly and support the staff to ensure that proper financial records and procedures are maintained. We are particularly keen on finding someone with knowledge and experience in gift aid and VAT returns. However, as a small team there will be several different opportunities for you to grow with the charity and build career skills and knowledge.