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Volunteering Opportunity: VO48266

  • Member of the Board of Directors
    with Later Life Choices Glenrothes.

    Created/last updated: 22/11/2021

    About this opportunity:Later Life Choices provides services for older people in the Glenrothes area that enhance their quality and enjoyment of life by encouraging interaction, mental & physical activity, and companionship
     •  Will you be the someone who makes a difference? Then why not volunteer as a board member! No qualifications are needed but you should have a drive to want to make life better for older people
     •  By joining our Board of Directors, you will help steer the organisation and gain valuable experience in management and governance
     •  Your own experience and expertise will contribute to the boards ability to provide the services needed to meet this aim
     •  This opportunity not only gives you the chance to develop your own management, planning and teamwork skills, but contributing effectively also gives you a very real feeling of actively helping vulnerable people
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:85
    Training provided:No details were provided about the training made available to volunteers. Please contact us to find out more.

    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses can be paid on the night at a rate agreed by the board

    Experience required:Good, independent judgement An ability to think creatively A willingness to speak authentically and honestly An ability to work effectively as a member of a team A commitment to ACG's purpose

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Maximum age is related to insurance.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe Board meets at 100 Scott Road, Glenrothes, KY6 1AE (though they are using skype group calls at present)

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).