Trustee with lived experience of LGBTQ+ community

Trustee with lived experience of LGBTQ+ community

Trustee/Governor
J94245
At a glance

Skills

  • Event management
  • Social media marketing
  • Software and web development
  • Fundraising events
  • Fundraising research / Bid writing
  • Research (qualitative / quantitative)

Where

BRADFORD, BD11 2LJ
Mainly at the office
Travel limit? No specific limit

Time

Mostly outside office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month
1 meeting a month, 2nd Wednesday evening for 2-3 hrs; time to read documents before meetings; occasional volunteering at weekends e.g. for Pride

Deadline

30 Aug 2024

The Bradford LGBTQ+ Strategic Partnership - known locally as Equity Partnership - is an organisation that is moving to increase reach, strengthen strategic role and improve it's income generation.

 

 

What will you be doing?

Current challenges for the Board are those of upgrading our marketing and fundraising strategies and planning for the future in an increasingly difficult financial culture.

We are the main organisation for Bradford Pride and have plans for a month long Festival in June.

We are looking for peope who have a lived experience of the LGBTQ+ community. Also someone who has experience of fundraising.

The role is as a Trustee, meetings are monthly on the 2nd Wednesday from 18.00. There are occasional subgroups Trustees may volunteer for as well as some weekend volunteering e.g. Pride.

What are we looking for?

An understanding of the LGBTQ+ community, some knowledge and skills of fundraising, general understanding of the issues faced by LGBTQ+ people.

What difference will you make?

As part of our board you will support and shape our work and strategic direction, as well as help us achieve our purpose and work towards generating more of our own income to become less reliant on external funding.

Before you apply

Please provide a cover letter detailing why you are interested in this role and your relevant experience, an application form will be sent to you from Equity Partnership and you will be invited to attend a Board meeting before you are co-opted.

Causes
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    Equity Partnership is a LGBTQ+ organisation providing safe space, Hate crime reporting, activities and groups for LGBTQ+ people of all ages in and around Bradford District, West Yorkshire.