Local Charity Trustee Vacancies
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Deptford X is a charity which is run day to day by a small executive team and governed by a board of trustees. We are actively seeking to develop our board capability specifically in the areas of PR & communications, finance, programme development and fundraising.
If you have a background in one or more of these areas and are passionate about helping build upon the successes of Deptford X, then please contact us with a CV and a covering letter describing how you believe you might be able to contribute, by the end of April.
NB: This is a voluntary role, and therefore has no remuneration. We particularly welcome applications from people that reflect the diversity of our local community
DEPTFORD X TRUSTEE JOB DESCRIPTION
Headway SE London and NW Kent Ltd (SELNWK) is an expanding and dynamic local charity. We have been providing support, information and services to people with a brain injury and to their family and unpaid carers for over 30 years. Based in South East London and serving seven local authority areas, we employ over 15 permanent staff. We are a stand-alone charity, affiiliated to the National Organisation - Headway UK.
The Board comprises 10 unpaid Trustees, including a representative of the service users and a representative of the carers of the service users. Each trustee also participates in one or more of 5 working groups to manage strategy, finance, fund raising, HR and clinical governance.
Headway SELNWK is looking for an additional trustee with experience of managing a charity and charity governance to provide further support and advice to the CEO.
The current Chair Person is due to retire, so the Board is also looking for a replacement. If you have a background in Charity management we would be interested in hearing from you; whether or not you are intersted in the role of Chair Person.
For more information and a full description of the role contact Mrs Jennifer Gillard, Chair of Headway South East London North West Kent