The Together Trust have a number of vacancies on their Board. Trustees are volunteers and are vital members of the team. Their skills and experience help drive Together Trust’s mission to champion the rights, needs and ambitions of the people they support. As well as playing a key role in the development of the charity and setting overall strategic direction, the Trustees provide scrutiny to their processes and decisions and ensure standards of governance are upheld.
The Together Trust are actively encouraging applications from people who are Black or a minoritised ethnicity, disabled, LGBTQ+ and/or have varying levels of educational attainment. We particularly welcome applications from younger people aged 18 to 30 and are also interested in hearing from candidates with a background or advanced knowledge in: Lived experience – in any specialist area in which they work, Equality, diversity and inclusion, Fundraising and/or social value, Special education, Safeguarding.
You will need to have compassion, empathy and sensitivity to the experiences of the people we support, as well as willingness and openness to understand the complexity of their circumstances.
If you are a passionate, focused person who would like to join The Together Trust at such an exciting time in their 150 year history and you want to be part of a team that helps over 2000 people in Greater Manchester and the surrounding areas every year, this could be the voluntary role for you.
Deadline: 30 June 2021