1. Future Frontiers

Trustee with business expertise

Hybrid / London

We are seeking a trustee with experience in a leadership position within a business who can help advise the charity on growing its network of business partnerships.

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Who we are

The aim of Future Frontiers is to equip disadvantaged young people with the information, skills and mindsets to be able to realise their career aspirations and maintain the motivation to achieve their full potential.


Future Frontiers is an award winning charity that provides one-to-one careers guidance for pupils from low income backgrounds. We train business professionals to deliver a programme of face-to-face coaching to children from schools in their community.


The role

​We are seeking a trustee with experience in a leadership position within a business who can help advise the charity on growing its network of business partnerships. The trustee would also leverage their network and experience to more generally support Future Frontiers through its next stage of impact and growth, including potential expansion to other parts of the country.​

​The main qualities and experience we are seeking are as follows:

Essential

  • Experienced business leader who is in, or has held, a leadership role with demonstrable evidence of successful, high level strategic leadership, insight and integrity. E.g. senior leadership at executive level in a large organisation
  • Strong business network and willingness to utilise this on the charity’s behalf
  • Demonstrably passionate about improving social mobility
  • An understanding and acceptance of the legal duties, responsibilities and liabilities of being a trustee
  • A commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion and addressing inequalities through action
  • A commitment to safeguarding (a DBS check will be required)

Desirable

  • Experience in executive and non-executive leadership roles
  • Experience working in education in some capacity/ understanding of the education sector

Supporting document(s)

  • ff-trustee-recruitment-pack---16th-may.pdf - Download
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