Who we are
Good Neighbours UK, is part of a global humanitarian aid organisation. Our goal is to end extreme poverty and working with our Field Office teams in over 40 countries and local partners, we aim to support and develop communities to create sustainable and lasting solutions in areas such as women and child rights, education, health, water and sanitation to enable communities to become self sufficient.
The UK office is one of 7 support offices around the world
We now seek a motivated and determined replacement who can continue to lead and inspire the Board. We’re looking for someone who can form positive and supportive relationships with our staff team putting their own knowledge and expertise to good use.
As Chair of the Board of Trustees, your role will be to take responsibility for our UK operation. You will not only build up a good understanding of our Organisation but will contribute your ideas and experience across all sectors to add to the expertise of our diverse Board. Life skills, enthusiasm and tenacity are equally as important as knowledge of humanitarian issues
What are we looking for?
· Professional Qualification – Essential
· Working in the Charity Sector – Desirable
· Patient and willing to work with people from across the world – Essential
· Able to understand the challenges of the funding landscape
What difference will you make?
Your enthusiasm, passion for the cause and determination will be thoroughly utilised as you inspire and lead the Board of Trustees through the next period of development
You’ll be playing your part in the creation of a fairer world and the instigation of projects that help to alleviate poverty, which support communities to become self reliant and which lead to a brighter future for those most in need.
Please contact our Board Chair, Cheryl Siddons, [email protected] for an informal chat.
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