Newton Abbot, Devon
Are you interested in social care, a strategic thinker, able to analyse complex information, and able to contribute to rational decision making? Do you want to join the Board of a forward-thinking Charity with high standards and achievements?
Shared Lives South West (SLSW) are seeking up to three new trustees including a trustee finance lead who will add to the broad range of skills and expertise in our existing Board.
SLSW recruits, trains and supports individuals and families (Shared Lives Carers) who can offer accommodation and support for people in their home, enabling the person to share in family life and be involved in the local community. This is known as Shared Lives. You can read more about the activities of Shared Lives South West on our website.
Our trustees work as a team. We seek trustees who can contribute their expertise, thoughts and opinions. Trustees are expected to understand our aims and vision and to participate in providing high standards of governance and strategic direction. Further information is available in the Charity Commission guidance – The Essential Trustee.
What difference will you make?
We are a charity that seeks a strong governing board, to ensure we can continue making a positive difference to the lives of the individuals and families we support.
What’s in it for you?
You will help enrich the lives of people we support by becoming a part of this friendly charity, known for providing high quality support to people as recognised by our recent “Outstanding” CQC award.
The closing date for this role is the 17th June 2019.
Webrecruit and Shared Lives South West are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
So, if you are looking to make a difference and become a Trustee with Shared Lives South West, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.