At a glance


  • Public relations
  • Social media marketing
  • Database / CRM development
  • Fundraising research / Bid writing
  • General / operations management


Sturminster Newton, DT10 1JF
Mainly at home
Travel limit? 15 mile radius of Sturminster Newton


Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month or 1-3 hours / week
There are no particular times for office hours. Attendance at regular Executive Meetings (6 a year).


22 Sep 2022

A Trustee is required for a small, independent charity, Age Concern North Dorset. We support over 55's, in Sturminster Newton and  nearby area, offering services to reduce rural isolation and enhance health and wellbeing.

What will you be doing?

Age Concern North Dorset currently runs the following services:

Fortnightly Foot Clinic

Befriending and Bereavement support

Welfare Benefit Advice

Telephone Support

This role is vital for the continued success and development of our charity. We seek a confident person who would be suited to working on social media and interested in local out reach and promotion, to support the Board's strategy to expand services and geographical reach. 

What are we looking for?

An interest in supporting older people.

Good communications.

Some experience of IT, social media and website maintenance.

Knowledge of employment law would be helpful.

Fundraising experience.

The ability to work well in a small team of volunteers.

What difference will you make?

Age Concern North Dorset offers the opportunity to work in a small, friendly team. The support we offer our many clients can be life changing. The role will help support the charity to be financially viable, visible in the local community and to offer much needed services.

Before you apply

Please apply, stating interest and experience via the Reach platform initially. 

  • Older people / later life
  • Organisation type: 

    Age Concern North Dorset is a small independent charity serving the over 50's in Sturminster Newton and the surrounding villages. Services are Befriending/Friendship, Telephone Advice, Home IT...