01452 422971 31 Spa Road Gloucester GL1 1UY UK

Be a Trustee

We are currently seeking a new Chair of Trustees

Would you like to make a big difference to the lives of vulnerable families with pre-school children in Gloucestershire?

We are seeking a Chair of Trustees to provide leadership and guidance for the work of the Trustees and to act as an ambassador for the charity in the public sphere.The role involves providing leadership to the charity, its Trustees and its staff, ensuring that the charity has maximum impact for its beneficiaries. It also involves being a spokesperson and representative for the charity and the Trustees.

What are we looking for?

What experience, knowledge and qualities would you need ?

The Family Haven is looking for someone with senior leadership experience, preferably at Board level, with the ability to think strategically, work collaboratively and plan for the long term.

Practical

Volunteer expenses covered, Induction for volunteers, Insurance cover in place.

Unfortunately the day centre is housed in an old Victorian building that cannot be easily adapted for mobility issues.

When: Variable times
Age requirements: All ages

  • Skills and requirements
  •  Organising
  •  Teamwork
  •  Leadership
  •  Managing people
  • Interests
  •  Domestic violence
  •  Media
  •  Marketing & Communications
  •  Victim support
  •  Crisis Support
  • Activities
  •  Business Development
  •  Trusteeship
  •  Management
  •  Financial control
  • Skills you gain
  •  Organising
  •  Teamwork
  •  Governance
  •  Leadership
  •  Managing people

 

We also seek new Trustees

The Family Haven is looking for new trustees to join our current board in supporting governance and strategic objectives. Trustees should ideally have expertise in:

– Marketing and Communications
– HR and operational management
– Managing Volunteers

What are we looking for?

You don’t have to have been a trustee before, but the charity is looking for dedicated people who have time, energy and enthusiasm.

Practical

Volunteer expenses covered
Induction for volunteers
Insurance cover in place

Mobility/hearing/visual difficulties not a barrier

When: Variable times
Age requirements:All ages

  • Skills and requirements
  •  Managing people
  •  Teamwork
  • Interests
  •  Marketing & Communications
  •  Poverty
  •  Homeless
  •  Domestic violence
  • Activities
  •  Management
  •  Financial control
  •  Business Development
  •  Trusteeship
  • Skills you gain
  •  Managing people
  •  Governance
  •  Teamwork

 

If you are interested in either of these roles, please contact our centre manager Lorraine by email lorraine@thefamilyhaven.com or phone 01452 422971 who will pass your details to our Deputy Chair.