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  • Trustee
    with Home-Start Dunfermline

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO75691 - Created/last updated: 20/08/2020



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    About this opportunity:Trustees make up the governing body of Home-Start Dunfermline and have a responsibility to ensure that the charity’s activities are carried out in accordance with the Trustee and Investment (Scotland) Act 2005.
    Trustees ensure that the organisation complies with requirements under both Charity and Company Laws, in addition to other laws such as Employment, Health & Safety etc. Board meetings are held bi-monthly and the Trustees take an active part in the discussions and decision-making.

    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Once a trustee has been elected they will work through the Home-Start induction programme. The programme will be supported, throughout, by the information and guidance within the Governance Handbook.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - 45p per mile + expenses incurred.

    Experience required:Trustees bring their own current skills and experience to the role. A full induction programme is in place. Interest in family welfare; good communication; good team player.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

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

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsHome-Start Dunfermline, 41 Bruce Street, Dunfermline, KY12 7AG

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

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