Trustee

  • VO84317
  • Board/trustee role


Description

Do you have a vision for youth mental health in Dundee? πŸ’œ

We are looking for proactive, enthusiastic and motivated young professionals to join our board at an exciting phase of our organisations’ growth - you can help lead the strategic development of Dundee's youth mental health charity!

We are looking for candidates with any of the following experience:

Governance and previous board experience
Finance and accounting
Strategy and operations

The Trustee Board meets for formal meetings 7 times a year, but successful candidates will be expected to contribute to the organisation more widely, taking part in fundraisers, external events, strategic planning and advising the staff team when needed. The average contribution expected of Trustees is around one hour a week.

We would particularly welcome applications from candidates who are young people with lived experience of mental health and wellbeing challenges, and these roles are reserved for women and non-binary people at this time.

https://www.feelingstrong.co.uk/opportunities/trustee-position for more information and job description

The closing date for applications is 28/10/20, with interviews to take place on the 04/11/20.

Organisation aims and objectives

Feeling Strong is a service delivery and campaigning organisation with the mission to improve the lives of young people living with mental health issues in Dundee by fostering the skills, confidence and aspirations they need to flourish. We work closely with the community to provide opportunities for our service users in the following areas; lobbying, skills development and awareness.

Restrictions

Experience required: we are looking for candidates with any of the following experience: Governance and previous board experience Finance and accounting Strategy and operations

Support

Expenses paid: Yes

Last updated a month ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.