1. Community Impact Bucks

Trustee – Rural Expert

Hybrid/ Aylesbury

Community Impact Bucks is seeking to recruit committed and dynamic new Trustees to join their Board.

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Who we are

At Community Impact Bucks we are passionate about helping people to get involved and make a difference in their communities.


The role

We could have the answer. Community Impact Bucks is seeking to recruit committed and dynamic new Trustees to join their Board.

Who are we?

At Community Impact Bucks we are passionate about helping people to get involved and make a difference in their communities. For more than 45 years have a positive impact on a multitude of people and causes across Buckinghamshire – as a key cornerstone charity we help other charities, volunteers and community groups to thrive by finding funding; inspiring people to volunteer; running projects; building strong communities; and helping strengthen leadership throughout the voluntary sector.

Our vision, mission and strategic goals are highlighted on our website, along with stories and case studies of the difference we make.

https://communityimpactbucks.org.uk/

We are looking for 3-4 new Trustees to join our Board at an exciting time in our development. After a successful period over the past 2 years we are now working on our long-term strategy for sustainable growth.

The Role

Our new Trustees will bring specific expertise to complement the current skillset of the board.

Part of the role of Community Impact Bucks is to provide support and development for rural communities through the Rural Community Council. You will have knowledge and experience of the issues that rural communities face, for example issues of housing, infrastructure such as transport and digital connectivity, the impact of climate change on our landscape and environment and, in particular, how these issues affect rural communities in Buckinghamshire. You will be able to assist Community Impact Bucks in developing and sustaining an effective Rural Communities strategy and provide guidance and support to the Trustee Board and the CEO on rural issues and services.

Interested?

If this opportunity appeals to you and you would like to find out a bit more about Community Impact Bucks, please contact our Chair of Trustees, Mike Schindler, for an informal chat: mike.schindler@communityimpactbucks.org.uk

Find out more: download the Trustee Recruitment Pack from our website: https://communityimpactbucks.org.uk/about-us-2/join-the-team/#charity-trustees—community-impact-bucks

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to recruitment@communityimpactbucks.org.uk If you are applying for a specific role, please make this clear in the subject line.

The closing date is Wednesday 25th October at 9am.

Interviews will take place 1st – 3rd November and successful candidates will be appointed at our AGM, 6pm on 14th November at our offices in Weston Turville, Aylesbury.

Supporting document(s)

  • trustee-recruitment-pack-2023.pdf - Download
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