1. Release Mates

Trustee

England and Wales

Release Mates is a fun, vibrant, determined organisation brimming with a passion for creating chances for people leaving prison. Originally nothing more than a hobby, the organisation became a CIC, and is now converting to a CIO with charitable status.

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Who we are

Release Mates is a growing team of prison leavers in recovery from addiction who now support other prison leavers in the immediate hours after their release. The organisation is converting from a CIC to a charity.


The role

Release Mates is seeking 2 trustees to complete its inaugural board. This is an exciting opportunity to institute how Release Mates will grow and keep up with the demand for its service. You will be involved in creating positive opportunities for people who society has discarded.

​Lived experience or knowledge of the criminal justice system is preferred, but not essential. The successful applicants will assist the CEO in fundraising and ensuring financial matters are in order. ​

Supporting document(s)

  • rm-candidate-information-pack-.pdf - Download
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