Trustee for Haringey Charity

Trustee for Haringey Charity

Trustee/Governor
J97708
At a glance

Skills

  • Marketing strategy
  • Business development / Sales
  • Fundraising strategy
  • Governance
  • Strategic development and planning

Where

London, N17 8AA
Mainly at home
Travel limit? Ideally we are seeking someone with knowledge of East Haringey and its communities.

Time

Mostly outside office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month
4 meetings per year (in person/online) with ad hoc activities between meetings

Deadline

01 Sep 2024

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Welcome to Reach Volunteering. We are a community and registered charity that connects people, skills and good causes.

To apply for this role, and any other on our platform, you need to be based in the UK, have at least three years of experience using the skills you wish to volunteer in a professional capacity or have lived experience (for trustee roles). Read more about our criteria.

Wheely Tots is a successful community-led charitable social enterprise based in Haringey. 

Our activities promote healthy, confident, resilient communities through improving connections to each other and the outdoors.

What will you be doing?

Wheely Tots is keen to hear from people interested in what we do who might want to get involved with running the charity as a trustee.

The role description gives an indication of the trustee role. You do not need to meet all the requirements; if you are interested then we want to hear from you.

We are seeking interested people who are: 

  • Able to act as an ambassador for us and leverage their network to help us with promoting our activities, fundraising, access to space and venues 
  • Have lived or living experience relevant to the activities of Wheely Tots (eg. East Haringey resident, attendee at Wheely Tots activities

What are we looking for?

You do not need to meet all the requirements listed; if you are interested in our charity and the work we do then we want to hear from you.

Competencies:

  • Able to act as an ambassador for us and leverage your network to help us with fundraising eg corporate volunteering, organising events, access to space and venues
  • Have lived or living experience relevant to the activities of Wheely Tots (eg. East Haringey resident, attendee at Wheely Tots activities)
  • Able to work alone or with a buddy
  • Discreet and trustworthy with excellent organisational skills
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Confident communicator by email, phone and video call
  • Experience using Google Drive (or similar)
  • Comfortable dealing with different people from diverse backgrounds and experiences
  • Self-motivated
  • Receptive to new ways of working and finding the most efficient way to do things

What difference will you make?

Two of our trustees are reaching the end of their term after six years; we are seeking to replace them before they leave to allow for a period of handover and introductions to remaining team of trustees. 

This is an opportunity to join a team of trustees as we grow and develop our organisation to achieve our aims of building connections to each other and the outdoors. 

Before you apply

Please contact us via Reach. If you would like to arrange an informal conversation about the trustee role before applying please let us know and we can arrange this. 

Causes
  • Children / families
  • Local / community
  • Sports
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    Wheely Tots is a stable successful community-led charitable social enterprise based in Haringey, North London.
    Our programmes & activities promote healthy, confident, resilient...