Trustee Vacancy

Do you have Expertise in Human Resources Management?

Do you have just a few hours (approximately 35 hours per year) to volunteer as a Trustee with an exciting and forward looking charity?

If so, please read on!

Independent Advocacy is a well-respected regional charity, operating primarily in Warwickshire and the Midlands. We are currently looking at exciting new ways to expand our activities.

We specialise in working alongside people with physical and learning disabilities, people who may require support with their mental health and older people. Our aim is to ensure that their voices are heard in defining the outcomes they want to achieve to underpin a great quality of life. Our advocates and wider team help people have choice and influence in maintaining their well-being.

Our services include:

  • Advocacy
  • Appointeeship
  • Parental Support for Child Protection
  • Support Work - providing practical help for people in the community

This is a voluntary position and we are looking for someone who is a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, who would be willing to join us as a Co-opted Trustee to our Board and Human Resources sub–Committee.

Time Commitment:

Our Board meets 6 times per year for approximately 2 hours near Kenilworth

Our HR Committee meets 6 times per year for approximately 2 hours near Kenilworth.

Support

Full training and support is available to new Trustees to ensure they feel comfortable in their role and able to contribute.

Interested?

If you would like to know more please contact Margaret Street, Chief Executive for an informal discussion on 02476697443 or visit our website at

 www.independentadvocacy.org

Apply

Please complete and email the application form to:

office@independentadvocacy.org

For further information on our work, please visit our website www.independentadvocacy.org