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Role

Volunteer Trustee Member

  • Location

    Liverpool

  • Sector:

    Advice/Counselling

  • Contact:

    Nina Doran

  • Contact email:

    manager@sldas.co.uk

  • Role ref:

    01

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    31-10-2021

  • Client:

    South Liverpool Domestic Abuse Services

We are looking for women with strong skills and professional experience in the following areas:

  • Finance/accounting/fundraising
  • Service design/development/evaluation
  • Charity governance/legal experience
  • Risk management and safeguarding

Successful candidate(s) will demonstrate:

  • A commitment to support women in South Liverpool to live their lives free from violence, abuse and fear
  • A willingness and ability to devote the necessary time and effort
  • Good, independent judgement and an ability to think creatively
  • A willingness to speak your mind
  • An understanding and acceptance of the legal duties, responsibilities and liabilities of trusteeship
  • An ability to work effectively as a member of a team

The time commitment for Trustees is around 4-6 hours a month. Board meetings are monthly, usually on a Saturday or in the evenings and Trustees are required to attend a minimum of 50% each year. Trustee positions are unremunerated, but reasonable travel, subsistence and childcare expenses will be reimbursed.

  • Closing date for applications: 5:00pm on 22nd October 2021
  • Date of informal interviews: week commencing 25th October 2021

We are open to enquiries from women who may be interested in joining our Board on a rolling basis, so please get in touch even if the closing date has passed.

How to apply

For an informal discussion or to request a trustee recruitment pack, please contact our Chair Nina Doran via manager@sldas.co.uk.

To apply for the role please send the following information to manager@sldas.co.uk:

  1. CV
  2. Covering Letter (Please outline how you meet the criteria in the Person Specification)
  3. Completed Equal Opportunities Form