....If the answer is yes, you could join our board of trustees
Currently the Trustee Board comprises of 4 trustees from background within the education, public, voluntary and charitable sector. These trustees possess skills specific to the domestic and sexual violence field, training and educating, fundraising, management, healthcare and many more.
What is a trustee expected to do?
To contribute actively to the Board’s role in providing firm strategic direction
To safeguard the name, values and reputation of FreeVa
To ensure effective and efficient administration of FreeVA.
To ensure the financial stability of FreeVA
To ensure FreeVA deals equitably with its staff, employs staff in accordance with good practice, and in accordance with its polices and procedures.
To ensure that FreeVA complies with its governing document, laws and regulations, charity law, company law
What skills are needed?
Enthusiasm for and commitment to FreeVAs aims and objectives
Willingness to devote the necessary time and effort
Good, independent judgement
Ability to think creatively
Willingness to voice opinions and debate issues
Understanding and acceptance of the legal duties, responsibilities and liabilities of trusteeship
Ability to work effectively as a member of the team
Clear understanding of Nolan’s seven principles of public life: selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership
To apply for the role please submit your CV and a cover letter to Suki Kaur, Chief Executive at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 7675, Leicester, LE1 6XY.
For an informal chat, please contact Suki Kaur, Chief Executive on (0116) 2550003