The Trustees of Afasic work alongside the CEO to determine the overall direction of Afasic through strong and effective governance, and we rely upon our Trustees to provide strategic support for our work, both now and in the future.
We are looking for 2 Trustees to help represent the interests of our families in England. The ideal candidate will be:
- A parent of a child or young person with SLCN
- A committed and enthusiastic individual
- Experienced in business, law, communications and social enterprise (through paid or volunteer work)
- Keen to contribute to make a difference to lives of children and young people
Our Trustees meet a minimum of 4 times per year in London. In addition to these meetings, you should be willing to involve yourself in our projects and fundraising work, especially within your local community and/or professional sector. This role is voluntary and there is no remuneration but reasonable travel expenses will be paid and administrative support is available.
If you are interested or want to find out more, please email a short introduction outlining your background and experience to firstname.lastname@example.org (subject line: “Trustee Recruitment”) by 29 February 2016.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo a DBS check.