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Volunteering Opportunity: VO78059

  • Non-Executive Board Director/Trustee
    with YMCA Glenrothes.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:YMCA Glenrothes are seeing two new voluntary Board Trustees with a genuine interest in change, for its dynamic work with young people, the homeless and disadvantaged groups
     •  As a YMCA Board Trustee, they would welcome your advice, knowledge, skills and experience
     •  You should be able to attend four evening meetings a year, have experience of working in the public, private or voluntary sectors and a genuine interest in helping youth and the wider community, particularly those who are disadvantaged
     •  Current work includes the purchase and upgrade of properties using secured grants work within the Public Social Housing Partnership for Fife and a new youth and community programme which in linked to health and well-being
     •  They are looking for individuals with a strong knowledge of - youth work, housing or fundraising and you will be asked to join a committee - e
     • g
     •  Human Resourse, Finance and Audit or Property
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    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 - public transport and car mileage

    Experience required:Knowledge and experience of local communities, youth work, housing issues, drug and alcohol issues, education and training, heath issues, legal, law and order and social enterprise. Skills in directorial skills, social enterprise, fundraising, marketing and public relations

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsBoard Meetings take place in Glenrothes and training happens throughout Fife with occasional travel to Edinburgh/Glasgow

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.