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  • Board Member
    with Fife Rape And Sexual Assault Centre

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO79021 - Created/last updated: 26/03/2021


    About this opportunity:FRASAC are seeking new Board members to help lead this fantastic organisation.
    FRASAC supports people of any gender over the age of 12 who have experienced rape and sexual assault at any time in their lives.

    The Board currently consists of 6 people who have skills in the areas of Finance, Marketing, Service Provision, Leadership and Governance. We are looking for new Board members with skills to both support and complement those noted above and we would particularly encourage anyone with paid or unpaid experience of working in the third sector to apply.

    Takes place:

    Training provided:Successful applicants will be provided with induction training and supported by the Chair of the FRASAC Board. Training will be provided as and when necessary.
    Experience required:This voluntary position does not require specific skills or qualifications, however experience of working in the third sector would be useful.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    OSCR requires Trustees to be 18 or over.

    Application process:Application Form; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Travel DetailsBoard meetings take place in Kirkcaldy and Dunfermline.

    What Now?

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

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