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Chairman, Eaton Vale Scout and Guide Activity Centre

Chairman, Eaton Vale Scout and Guide Activity Centre

Organisation role · Flexible hours
Church Ln, Norwich NR4 6NN, UK
FinancialTrusteeshipCoordinationBusiness DevelopmentMarketing & Communications
Children & youth
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Summary

An opportunity to shape and lead the trustee board at Eaton Vale in the role of chairman whilst sharing your business, project and people management skills.

Detailed description

Key responsibilities:

To provide leadership to the EVAC trustee board and ensure that all trustees fulfil their duties and responsibilities related to the proper governance of the charity.

To ensure the charity achieves its strategic objectives.

To ensure the smooth running of trustee board meetings.

To create productive relationships with and among individual trustees. 

To create an environment conducive to a high performing trustee board. 

To ensure appropriate line management and support for the centre manager.

To act as a figurehead or spokesperson where required.

 

The Chairman (and all other trustees) must be able to demonstrate the following skills and values: 

A commitment to the charity

A commitment to equal opportunities and the promotion of diversity

A willingness to devote the necessary time and effort to the role 

Strategic vision and the ability to translate this into a structured deliverable plan

Good, independent judgement

An understanding and acceptance of the legal duties, responsibilities and liabilities of trusteeship 

An ability to work effectively as a member of a team 

An ability to challenge current thinking, the method of governance and management of the organisation in a constructive manner

 

Desirable areas of expertise:

Charity law and governance

Charity fundraising

Financial management 

Recruitment and human resources expertise, including employment legislation

Business development 

Risk management

Marketing, media and PR 

Experience of a 3rd sector youth charity 

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About Girlguiding Norfolk County

Girlguiding Norfolk is a very active county offering fantastic and varied opportunities to all our young members aged from 4 to 18 years and also to our adult volunteers aged 18+.
All our volunteers freely give their time (as much or as little as they can spare) to help achieve our aim of developing every young person's potential through exciting, interesting and varied meetings in a girl only space.