1. Devon Development Education

Trustee with HR Expertise

Exeter

We’re now seeking a Trustee with Human Resources expertise to help us shape a brighter future for those we serve.

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Join Our Team as a Trustee with HR Expertise

Are you passionate about making a positive impact in your community? Do you have valuable Human Resources skills and a desire to give back? If so, we want to hear from you!

Devon Development Education at the Global Centre (DDE) is a dynamic and forward-thinking education charity committed to creating positive change in our Devon schools and communities. We’re now seeking a Trustee with Human Resources expertise to help us shape a brighter future for those we serve.

Our key current projects include:

· Windrush in Devon. We celebrate, educate and commemorate the Windrush generations and their contributions to our country!

· Cultural Champions. Devon residents with a different culture and heritage to most of the population; trained to share their stories with pupils and communities.

· Youth Cultural Champions. Training young people from different ethnic backgrounds to increase their self-confidence and be proud of their culture.

· Telling our stories, Finding Our Roots, Devon’s Multi-Cultural History – in Honiton and Ilfracombe. Funded by the Lottery Heritage Fund – our third such project. www.tellingourstoriesdevon.org.uk

· DDE Community Programme. A regular series of public events on topic issues.

Key Responsibilities: As a Trustee with HR skills, we will ask you to:

· Offer guidance on HR policies, practices, and compliance.

· Collaborate with all trustees and staff to make strategic decisions.

· Provide insights on workforce development and diversity.

· Contribute to a positive and inclusive workplace culture.

Why Join DDE? At DDE, we believe our success is driven by the passion and expertise of our staff and trustees. As a Trustee, you will enjoy:

· The opportunity to be part of a growing charity with a clear mission.

· A chance to make a difference in the lives of children, young people and adults across Devon.

· Networking and professional development opportunities.

· A supportive and collaborative team environment.

Qualifications: We’re looking for a dedicated individual with some of the following:

· Experience of working in HR.

· An understanding of charity governance.

· Commitment to our values and mission.

Time commitment :

· 6-8 trustee meetings a year, usually evenings in DDE’s Exeter office.

· Direct involvement in HR matters, when/if they arise.

· Involvement in DDE activities, depending on availability

How to Apply:

We welcome enquiries from all ages and backgrounds. To find out more, please contact our Chair of Trustees, Desmond Kumar, on desmond.kumar@gmail.com to organize an informal discussion or our co-ordinator, Sue Errington on dde@globalcentredevon,org.uk. More information is on our website www.globalcentredevon.,org.uk

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