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Youth Board Member

  • VO74119
  • Board/trustee role


Description

Keen volunteer? Want to learn and develop through involvement in a board of trustees? We are looking for young people between 18 - 30 with an interest in volunteering and a desire to be involved in the work of the Volunteer Centre to join our board. We want to develop a stronger youth perspective and add to the range of skills and experience on our board. Ability to work with other board members and staff is essential, possibly in sub groups dealing with specific bits of governance work.

Organisation aims and objectives

Encourage, support and promote volunteering

Availability

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Most meeting held at lunchtime, but this may be changed. Extra meetings arranged to suit board members.

Frequency and commitment details

Quarterly meeting held but sub groups may meet in between these.

Restrictions

Experience required: A genuine interest in volunteering and the desire to be an active board member.
Travel details: Meetings are held by Skype through each of our local offices.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Training details: Informal induction session held to enable new members to understand our work and their role as trustee.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 4 months ago