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Volunteering Opportunity: VO88609

  • Trustee
    with Talk Matters.

    Created/last updated: 12/10/2021


    About this opportunity:Dunfermline based Talk Matters offers counselling/psychotherapy for up to 50 clients per week and placement opportunities for those training in the field
     •  Talk Matters is seeking a volunteer trustee(s) to join its board
     •  Trustees contribute to the realisation of Talk Matters' goal of relieving people in need of psychological support by the provision of a financially accessible, professional counselling service
     •  The board is fully responsible for the governance and fiscal probity of the charity
     •  Ten monthly meetings are held with an annual general meeting in September
     •  Presently, the board comprises eight trustees
     •  The charity is held in high standing and trustees are fiercely protective of its reputation
     •  The board are especially interested in recruiting a volunteer who has experience of HR/IT/Finance or Law
     •  It is not necessary that you have work/volunteering experience within the psychological therapy sector
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    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Other Board Members will provide support as required.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    No

    Experience required:Experience of Human Resources Management/IT/Finance/Legal Work preferred.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsDunfermline Business Centre Izatt Avenue Dunfermline Fife KY11 3BZ

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