Director (Charity Trustee)

Closing date 30 March 2018
Organisation Better Leeds Communities
Location 42 - 46 Burley Lodge Road, Leeds LS6 1QF
Hours Part time
Various (See Advert)
Salary n/a
Telephone 0113 2754142

We have exciting opportunities for new Charity Trustees with Legal, Health & Wellbeing, and Marketing related experience to join our Board!   Becoming a charity trustee on our board of directors is a great challenge and an exciting opportunity for you to apply your skills and experience in a new context. Our trustees find working as part of the team hugely energising and satisfying. As a trustee, you can help us to improve people‚Äôs lives; build your social and professional networks; broaden your CV experience and get you involved in something completely new and inspirational. 

The role You will need to commit around one to one and a half days a month towards your role as a trustee. Board meetings last around 2 hours and will be held up to eight times a year, usually in the evenings, at the Burley Lodge Centre, 2 miles from Leeds city centre. You will also be expected to attend occasional events and working groups which may take place during office hours or at the weekend.  

We are looking for someone with:

  • A commitment to the vision, values and strategy of Better Leeds Communities                                       
  • Knowledge and experience of working in the voluntary sector or with different sizes and types of organisations in other sectors
  • An ability to think independently and speak their mind
  • Exemplary professional integrity
  • Experience of Human Resources or Health & Wellbeing related activity  

This position is voluntary, although reasonable expenses will be reimbursed. All appointments are subject to a successful DBS check.  

We are keen to increase the level of diversity amongst our board and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Closing date: 30 March 2018

Please visit for a volunteer pack or get in touch with Su Robinson at for more info.

Registered Charity No 514371. A Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England No 1754257. 

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