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Volunteering Opportunity: VO48465

  • Management Committee Member
    with Sustainable Communities Initiatives.

    Created/last updated: 04/08/2020

    About this opportunity:SCI is a charity working directly with communities on social and environmental sustainability
     •  All our projects inspire, support and increase resilience in individuals and community groups, and take place at our Earthship Fife Visitor Centre, in schools or community centres, or at community events
     •  As a Management Committee member of SCI you will be expected to demonstrate your passion and enthusiasm for sustainability by driving the future direction of the organization
     •  The management committee meets once every 6 weeks; at each meeting the finances, project status and direction of the organization are discussed with the SCI development manager
     •  Decisions on future projects, funding opportunities, events and investments are made by the management committee, so it is vital that you are prepared to make difficult decisions and make your voice heard
     •  Ideally you will contribute ideas for the future growth of SCI and clearly communicate how these will benefit the organization
    Takes place:Please contact us to find out when this opportunity takes place.
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:99
    Training provided:As a member of the management committee there is no specific training.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Public transport rates are reimbursed.

    Experience required:Commitment. Understanding of issues surrounding sustainability.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Adult required due to financial obligations.

    Application process:Induction/Training; Informal Chat; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsManagement Committee meetings held at Kinghorn Loch when possible otherwise by video conference so access to good internet connection is important.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.