1. The Upper Norwood Library Trust

Chair of Trustees

Hybrid/Crystal Palace, London

We’re seeking an enthusiastic Chair to provide leadership and direction to the Board of Trustees at an exciting time in our journey as we expand our services, strengthen our operations and build new partnerships for the future!

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Who we are

The Upper Norwood Library Hub (UNLH), is dedicated to providing lifelong learning opportunities for local communities. We create inclusive spaces for learning, wellbeing, and the arts that support our diverse multicultural community while protecting and sustaining libraries. https://www.uppernorwoodlibraryhub.org/


The role

As Chair of the Board, you will provide leadership and direction to the Board of Trustees. You will be responsible forensuring the Board meet their obligations regarding the governance and strategic direction of UNLT. You will workin partnership with the Director to help them achieve the direction and vision for the organisation.The Chair, taking specialist advice where appropriate, will ensure that the organisation complies with its governingdocument, charity law, company law and any other relevant legislation or regulations and to make sure that theorganisation pursues its objects as defined in its governing document. The Chair will work in partnership with theDirector and support the staff, overseeing them in achieving the aims of the organisation; and with them will buildand maintain an excellent relationship between the Board of Trustees, staff and volunteers.The Chair will act as the public face of the Trust, in partnership with the Director.

Supporting document(s)

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