Seeking proactive, motivating and dependable professional to take on the role of Chair of Trustees
Trustee / Committee volunteer needed for The Rock Academy Foundation
The Rock Academy is a charity that teaches young people to play, write and perform original music through instrument lessons, music technology courses, band coaching, live events and school workshops.
We are looking for a Chair of Trustees who will be accountable for the successful running and achievements of the charity.
This is a great role for someone looking to broaden their professional career and personal experience, working in a passionate team, in a charity with a great culture, making a real difference to the students and families we work with.
Ideally this will be someone who has had previous experience leading a charity or managing a business, they are responsible for recruiting trustees and board members, running trustee meetings, ensuring the charity meets its financial, legal and regulatory requirements with help from the board, and managing the Head of Academy to ensure operationally the vision and objectives of the charity are being met.
They should have a proactive work ethic being able to lead and motivate the team, be professional and dependable, have good attention to detail, and have a keen passion for music.
Full role description and responsibilities available on request.
Mainly home based, occasional meetings in central Reading
Car parking for the volunteer?
Secure bicycle parking?
Near public transport?
How much time?
A few hours a month
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMMon EVETue AMTue PMTue EVEWed AMWed PMWed EVEThu AMThu PMThu EVEFri AMFri PMFri EVESat AMSat PMSat EVESun AMSun PMSun EVE
Any of these times
Additional timing details
Hours: termly board meetings plus 5-10 hours per month, completely flexible on times / days.
Trustee / Committee
Will suit someone like this:
Self organised/motivatedLikes team workBusiness orientatedLeaderNetworkerCreativeCommunicator
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Induction and on the job training
Description of support
Support for all activities from existing trustees
Description of expenses
Travel expenses covered
Will I need my own transportation?
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Are references required?
Will there be an interview?
Are they properly insured?
Do they need a specific gender?
How many volunteers needed?
Opportunity added on
3 February 2020