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Volunteering Opportunity: VO95185

  • Board Member
    with Later Life Choices Glenrothes.

    Created/last updated: 14/02/2024

    About this opportunity:LLCG provides day services and help to stay at home services to older people in Glenrothes and the surrounding area that enhance their quality and enjoyment of life by encouraging interaction, mental & physical activity, and companionship
     •  No specific experience is required to join their Board of Directors but you should have a drive to want to make life better for older people and their carers
     •  As a Board Member you will help steer the organisation through your own experience and perspectives, while at the same time gaining valuable experience in management and governance
     •  The key attributes required are commitment, enthusiasm, and a willingness to actively participate in in Board Meetings
     •  Board members are also expected to join one of the Board Sub Groups and be prepared to take on a share of the work involved within these groups
    Takes place:
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:85
    Training provided:The Chair is happy to chat informally by phone with potential applicants to give more details about board membership and roles, to discuss the individual's skills and experience and to answer any questions. Ongoing support and training is given as required.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Travel expenses can be paid on the meeting night at a rate agreed by the board

    Experience required:#NAME?

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    Insurance limit is 85 years

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe Board meets at 100 Scott Road, Glenrothes, KY6 1AE. They are within walking distance from the town centre and bus station and are on a bus route. There is street parking available.

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