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  • Member of Board of Directors
    with Trust in Fife

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO62851 - Created/last updated: 20/09/2017



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    About this opportunity:Trust in Fife provides a range of services to homeless people throughout Fife. We are a Scottish registered charity, a Company Limited by Guarantee, and our activities are regulated by the Care Inspectorate.
    We are looking to strengthen our voluntary Board of Directors, who ensure that strong corporate governance and a commitment to our vision, purpose and values underpins everything that we do. The Board normally meets on a monthly basis.
    We are looking for individuals who have common sense; an ability to work as part of a team; an understanding of the pressures facing charitable organisations in the current economic climate; and a genuine interest in being involved.
    If you have a bit of spare time and would like to find out more about how you could contribute in this voluntary capacity then please contact:-

    Caroline McCall, Business Manager
    Trust in Fife
    Craig House, Ellon Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife KY1 2FB
    Tel: 01592 646677
    E-mail: [email protected]

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays

    Training provided:Volunteers will be offered support.
    Experience required:Common sense; an ability to work as part of a team; an understanding of the pressures facing charitable organisations in the current economic climate; and a genuine interest in being involved.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat

    Travel DetailsTakes place at Craig House, Ellon Rd, Kirkcaldy, KY1 2FB.


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    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity please call us on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this brief form:
     
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