Volunteer Board Member

  • VO81570


Description

Lochaber Hope have a vacancy on our Board of Directors for a Board member
Are you someone who is keen to support a local charity and can spare a few hours a month to join a strong team of Directors ?
The Directors at Lochaber Hope are committed to ensuring that this vitally needed charity can continue its work. The Team of six come from a wide range of backgrounds. Ideally, we are looking for someone with a business background and/ or someone in their early career.
If this sounds like you, please contact Alyson Smith at Lochaber Hope for more details.
We would encourage any applicant to meet with the Manager and the Directors and attend a few board meetings to ascertain the role requirement, the ability for the applicant to meet this requirement, how Lochaber Hope can support the applicant.

Organisation aims and objectives

To support partnership in community rehabilitation and create a community led skills environment. To develop positive motivation and improve self esteem. To provide a safe, secure learning environment. To develop outreach potential in Lochaber. To encourage recycling in Lochaber.

Restrictions

Experience required: Applicants will have: • A good knowledge of Lochaber Community, the organisations within and the needs of the community members. • A passion for the progression, empowerment and enabling people in the community to overcome barriers and reach their potential. • Will be able to work in a completely confidential and judgement free zone • Strengths that will contribute to the advancement of the board and the community

Support

Training details: An induction will be carried out. Introduction to LH’s Good Governance Manual, Polices and Procedures. Training where appropriate will be offered, e.g. Governance

Last updated 2 months 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.