• Trustee
  • February 28, 2021

Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees

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  • About the Organisation:
    Age UK Calderdale and Kirklees is a local independent charity with 113 staff members. We help over 800 local older people every week, offering activities, events, befriending and information. It's a great place to work if you really want to make a difference in people's lives.
  • Job Description:

    We are recruiting to the Board of Trustees.  We would welcome applications from anyone with the empathy and inspiration to give their time to Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees and we are particularly keen to hear from candidates with the skills or experience in one or more of the following:  

    • Care service provision/commissioning 
    • Bid writing  
    • Finance and Accountancy 
    • Safeguarding 
    • Use of technology to improve services 
    • Strategy and Innovation 
    • HR – Employment Law 

    Trustee positions are unremunerated – reasonable travel and subsistence expenses can be reimbursed. The time commitment is approximately 40-50 hours per annum. 

    • Do you have a passion and commitment to improving the quality of life of older people in your local community? 

    • Do you believe that listening to what older people want and need is a good way to improve services? 

    • Are you able to work as part of a team? 

    • Do you want to share and develop skills? 

    Given you historic involvement and knowledge of the charity we would be particularly grateful if you would consider applying.  

    Applications are being invited from people who live, or work, in Calderdale or Kirklees.   We would also like to hear from applicants who reflect the diversity and/or understand the needs of the people who live in our communities.     

    You can download the application form below. Alternatively the on-line application can be found here: https://www.ageuk.org.uk/calderdaleandkirklees/about-us/work-for-us/. 
  • Location: Calderdale & Kirklees
    • Type:
    • Trustee
  • Salary: N/A
  • Deadline: Feb 28, 2021
  • Email: ldorward@ageukck.org.uk
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