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Volunteering Opportunity: VO80217

  • Member of the Board of Directors
    with North East Fife Community Hub.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020


    About this opportunity:This is an opportunity to become involved with the North East Fife Community Hub at an exciting phase of its development
     •  This is a Company Ltd by guarantee with charitable status set up to be a focus for community activity and services, including a community cafe and clothes bank
     •  The aim of the project is to relieve poverty and social isolation, and to provide a safe, affordable meeting space for everyone in the local area regardless of age, gender or ability
     •  NEFCH has just secured a premises in St Andrews and so are wishing to expand the size and expertise of the Board, which currently has 7 members, most of whom have a background or current experience in health and social care
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    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    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?
    No

    Experience required:This project particularly needs board members with expertise in: business and/or commerce; building management; and finance, accounting, and/or fundraising. In addition, NEFCH are looking for canddates qwith acute social awareness and knowledge of the local area, and who have the time to offer the both project and the most vulnerable in the community support and advocacy. Applicants would need good standards of literacy and numeracy as well as effective communication skills.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Informal Chat; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsSt Andrew's Episcopal Church Queens Terrace St Anderws KY16 9QF. There is a small car park at the rear of the church, but there are good bus links to South Street, which is just around the corner.

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