• VO59672


This is a vital governance role within the Food Train Ltd Board of Directors. You will be responsble for overseeing the strategic develpment and fulfilment of Food Train Association and all relevant legislation. Directors have and must accept ultimate responsbility for directing the affairs of Food Train, ensuring it is solvent, well-run, and delivering the outcomes for which it has been set up. Directors should focus on the strategic direction of Food Train, and avoid becoming involved in day to day operational decisions and matters. Where Directors do need to become involved in operational matters, they should separate their strategic and operational roles. The Directors, as a Board, are responsbile and accountable for ensuring and monitoring that Food Train is performing well, is solvent, and complies with all its obligations.

Organisation aims and objectives

Our aim is to support older people to live independently at home. Our preventative services address the difficulty older people face getting their weekly grocery shopping, doing jobs around the house and the growing isolation that comes with failing health. We also aim to provide a wide range of supported volunteering opportunities for people of all ages and ability and these include shopper, driver, delivery assistant and office assistant.


Must be 16 years or older
Experience required: Commitment to vision, values and goals - Understanding knowledge and skills needed to perform the tasks of running and developing Food Train - Ability to provide motivation, support, advice to the Board and Chief Executive - Adopt collective approach
Minimum age: 16


Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

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