Trustee

  • VO83610
  • Board/trustee role


Description

SCILL (SCIO) is run by a committee of trustees responsible for governance and planning, supported by our Administrator. Trustees will help steer the charity and help prioritise activities to support children with Additional Needs and their parents/carers.
The role of trustee with SCILL (SCIO) involves attending monthly committee meetings and helping to run events during term time.
Current trustees include teachers and parents, and anyone with an interest in contributing to SCILL’s aims is welcome to join and contribute in their own way.
Experience of ASN is not essential.

Organisation aims and objectives

"The advancement of education","The provision of recreational facilities, or the organisation of recreational activities, with the object of improving the conditions of life for the persons for whom the facilities or activities are primarily intended","The relief of those in need by reason of age, ill health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage"

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Monthly committee meeting, monthly support session for parents/carers, other events during term time.

Restrictions

Experience required: It would be advantageous to have experience of Additional Support Needs in children either as a parent/carer/relative or professional but it is not essential.
Travel details: Having your own car would be essential during the COVID 19 crisis. At other times car sharing can take place.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Taster available: Yes
Taster details: Volunteers are welcome to attend a committee meeting and/or support session before deciding to become involved. However, these are suspended at the moment due to the COVID 19 situation.
Training details: Informal meeting with current trustees and administrator to explain the work of SCILL and outline the role. Ongoing support from other trustees.

Last updated 3 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.