We are recruiting volunteer Trustee positions, come and join our team!
Can you help us govern a dynamic children’s charity?
Peer Power Youth is a young ambitious charity based in London and with a national reach. Our work supports children, teenagers and young adults who have experienced Adverse Childhood Experiences (such as abuse, loss, bereavement and rejection), and societal adversity such as poverty, racism , sexism and classism, and helps them with their emotional health and wellbeing, to influence whole system change, and to become future leaders through employment and training.
We are seeking a number of appointments including:
- Treasurer to be a part of the Trustee Board. Do you have a financial management background with a leadership role? We need someone to support the financial governance of the charity and support our growth at this exciting time.
- Trustees with experience, skills and knowledge of one or more of the following
- Lived Experience
- Human Resources (HR)
- Fundraising (with skills in either Events, Donor Management, funding bids, tenders)
- IT and Systems
- Arts and Media,
You will need to be committed to our vision and values and keen to get involved!
As a Trustee, you’ll help to set the strategic direction of Peer Power alongside our beneficiaries. You will be offered a comprehensive induction, training and ongoing support from a passionate and diverse team. Being a trustee will hone your leadership skills and develop your knowledge of governance and the responsibility of charity status.
We welcome applications from all and especially those from under-represented communities and those who have overcome significant adversity in their lives. Charity experience is desirable, but not essential.
You can find out more about our work with children, teenagers and young adults here: www.peerpower.org.uk
And for details of how to apply contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
To talk to our Chair of Trustees about Governance: Julie Fox Julie.email@example.com or CEO Anne-Marie Douglas firstname.lastname@example.org
Time commitment: You need to be available for four Trustee meetings in person, as well as four telephone meetings per year and one strategy day. Face to face meetings will take place in London. All reasonable out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed.
Download Recruitment Documents here:
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