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Title TREASURER – St Sidwell’s
Categories Trustee Roles
Salary n/a
Location Exeter
Job Information

St Sidwell’s in an independent charity that runs the Community Centre in Sidwell Street,  a space that promotes local community participation and involvement, health and well being and social inclusion for everyone.    Located in the historic heart of Exeter this is a community centre that gives a warm welcome regardless of background, ability or circumstance.   A charity, that works hard to strengthen the local community and to bring people together to share their skills.  With a cafe, bakery and vegetable gardens, they provide a range of volunteering and learning opportunities to a diverse community.

The charity is now looking to recruit a Treasurer who is as passionate as they are about improving people’s lives and has the expertise and an entrepreneurial approach to drive the organisation forward.    A background in finance is required and some previous experience as a Company Secretary would be an advantage.

In addition to the quarterly Board meetings, you will also have the opportunity to become involved in the broader activities at the Community Centre.

RECRUITMENT PROCESS

St Sidwell’s Treasurer Information Pack

Please contact Jackie Dawkins at Shine Charity Recruitment for an initial conversation about trusteeship and St Sidwell’s Community Centre. Jackie@shinecharityrecruitment.co.uk  01884/ 841751

This will be followed by an initial meeting with the Chair and Charity Manager and a visit to the centre.  .

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Title TREASURER – Exeter
Categories Trustee Roles
Salary n/a
Location Exeter
Job Information

The South West MS Therapy Centre was established in 1982 to provide therapies, information and support for people with Multiple Sclerosis, their carers and families in the south west. Our aim is to offer a number of therapies in a welcoming and friendly environment, promoting independence and to improve wellbeing and quality of life for our members.  

We are recruiting a voluntary Treasurer who is passionate about improving the lives of people with Multiple Sclerosis and has the expertise to drive our organisation forward.  Key objectives in our strategy are:

  • Future sustainability
  • Maximising our reach to people with MS of all ages in the south west;
  • Increasing the size of the Centre to provide modern up to date facilities for clients, carers and professionals;
  • Increasing the range of therapies we provide.

We are seeking people with a strong track record at board or management level together with experience in financial management.

Our Board meets six times a year and you will also be required to attend 1-2 strategy days a year plus induction training. All meetings are held in the evening at the MS Therapy Centre in Exeter.

For more information please contact our Recruitment Partner, Jackie Dawkins at Shine Charity Recruitment    Jackie@shinecharityrecruitment.co.uk or 01884/841751

SW MS Therapy Treasurer Recruitment Pack 2019

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Title CHAIR – Exeter
Categories Trustee Roles
Salary n/a
Location Exeter
Job Information

The South West MS Therapy Centre was established in 1982 to provide therapies, information and support for people with Multiple Sclerosis, their carers and families in the south west. Our aim is to offer a number of therapies in a welcoming and friendly environment, promoting independence and to improve wellbeing and quality of life for our members.  

 

We are recruiting a voluntary Chair who is passionate about improving the lives of people with Multiple Sclerosis and has the expertise to drive our organization forward.  Key objectives in our strategy are:

  • Future sustainability
  • Maximizing our reach to people with MS of all ages in the south west;
  • Increasing the size of the Centre to provide modern up to date facilities for clients, carers and professionals;
  • Increasing the range of therapies we provide.

We are seeking people with a strong track record at board or management level together with experience in strategy and governance.

Our Board meets six times a year and you will also be required to attend 1-2 strategy days a year plus induction training. All meetings are held in the evening at the MS Therapy Centre in Exeter.

For more information please contact our Recruitment Partner, Jackie Dawkins at Shine Charity Recruitment Jackie@shinecharityrecruitment.co.uk or 01884/841751

SW MS Therapy Centre Chair Info Pack

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Title Finance Trustee – Mare and Foal Sanctuary
Categories Trustee Roles
Salary n/a
Location Newton Abbot
Job Information

 

The Mare and Foal Sanctuary is the largest equine charity in the South West peninsula, dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of horses and ponies in need. Based in Devon, we have 6 sites, including a public centre with an active programme of events.

You would be joining us as a Trustee at an exciting time. An ambitious and visionary 5 year strategy to expand our work was approved in 2019. We have a well-established, collaborative Board of Trustees and a dedicated, passionate workforce.

We would welcome an application from you if you:.

  • Appreciate the commitment and role of a trustee.
  • Are a strategic thinker, with ability to identify high level opportunities and risks.
  • Have the ability to identify stakeholders, manage critical relationships and develop strong networks.
  • Have good communication skills and would enjoy working as part of a close trustee board.

To arrange an informal chat on the work of the charity please email Jackie Dawkins, our Recruitment Partner, at Shine Charity Recruitment (jackie@shinecharityrecruitment.co.uk) or

Download a Trustee Application Pack May 2019 Final

 

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Title TREASURER – Devon Mind
Categories Trustee Roles
Salary n/a
Location Plymouth
Job Information

Devon Mind (formerly known as Plymouth and District Mind) is looking to appoint a new Treasurer to join their Board of Trustees.  The charity’s vision is of a society that promotes and protects good mental health for all, and that treats people with experience of mental distress fairly, positively and with respect.  With a strong reputation and a proactive approach to providing early intervention support and advice to clients, their carers and families, the charity has recently been assessed by the national Mind charity and has been nominated for an award for their work.

Being a Trustee can be incredibly rewarding and a real opportunity to develop understanding of not only the charity sector but also working at a strategic level in a challenging climate.  But this is an exciting time to be joining the charity as they prepare to deliver services across the county .

If you would like to find out more about becoming a Trustee or would like the information pack for this role, please contact Jackie Dawkins at Shine Charity Recruitment (01884/841751) – jackie@shinecharityrecruitment.co.uk

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Title CHAIR OF TRUSTEES
Categories Trustee Roles
Salary N/A
Location Plymouth
Job Information

 

 

Hearts Together is a new Plymouth-based charity created by the merger of the HeartSWell charity and HeartSWell Lodge CIC.  The new charity will focus on developing their services to support patients, carers and relatives along with anyone adversely affected by heart disease across Devon and Cornwall, through the following activities:

  • Providing accommodation near Derriford Hospital for those undergoing treatment, their families, healthcare practitioners and those in training at the Hospital.
  • Providing counselling and other support individuals with heart disease and their families and carers,
  • Providing defibrillators and training for Communities, Clubs, Schools and Organisations Across Devon and Cornwall

The Charity now needs to recruit a Chair to lead the newly formed Board and Charity in determining and delivering their strategy moving forward.  This is a hugely exciting opportunity for an experienced Trustee who can demonstrate professionalism and credibility as well as drive and energy.  Whilst the Charity is based in Plymouth, they support people across Devon and Cornwall and they are keen to not only extend their services but to increase awareness of the importance of their work.

If you would like to talk further about this opportunity, please contact Jackie Dawkins at Shine Charity Recruitment (jackie@shinecharityrecruitment.co.uk)

Hearts Together Chair Information Pack

  • Application by CV and Supporting Statement to Jackie Dawkins, Shine Charity Recruitment  01884/841751 (jackie@shinecharityrecruitment.co.uk)  by 29 November 2019
  • First interview with Jackie Dawkins
  • Week commencing 9 December 2019 – Meet the Board
  • Attend Board Meeting as an observer – 27 January 2020
  • References – two references will be taken prior to appointment

 

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