Board Member

  • VO95185
  • Board/trustee role


LLCG provides day services and help to stay at home services to older people in Glenrothes and the surrounding area that enhance their quality and enjoyment of life by encouraging interaction, mental & physical activity, and companionship.

No specific experience is required to join their Board of Directors but you should have a drive to want to make life better for older people and their carers. As a Board Member you will help steer the organisation through your own experience and perspectives, while at the same time gaining valuable experience in management and governance. The key attributes required are commitment, enthusiasm, and a willingness to actively participate in in Board Meetings. Board members are also expected to join one of the Board Sub Groups and be prepared to take on a share of the work involved within these groups.

Organisation aims and objectives

Provides Active Ageing day service for older people living in Glenrothes and the surrounding area. This includes services for people living with dementia. Also provides a Help to Stay at Home service comprising one-to one inhouse visits lasting one hour, and two hour visits allowing for outings in the community.










2 hours every second month month. There is no minimum commitment, but they would hope that new Board members would wish to stay for at least a year not only to contribute fully but also to gain valuable insight, knowledge and experience of a small but vibrant organisation.


Insurance limit is 85 years
Experience required: -Good, independent judgement -An ability to think creatively -A willingness to speak authentically and honestly -An ability to work effectively as a member of a team -A commitment to LLCG’s purpose -A willingness to devote the necessary time and effort -To have integrity and a genuine wish to contribute
Travel details: The Board meets at 100 Scott Road, Glenrothes, KY6 1AE. They are within walking distance from the town centre and bus station and are on a bus route. There is street parking available.
Minimum age: 18


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses can be paid on the meeting night at a rate agreed by the board
Training details: The Chair is happy to chat informally by phone with potential applicants to give more details about board membership and roles, to discuss the individual’s skills and experience and to answer any questions. Ongoing support and training is given as required.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet