Job Details - Citizen's Advice - Swansea Neath Port Talbot

Citizen's Advice - Swansea Neath Port Talbot

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Closing Date: 12:00, 28 February 2021

• Do you want to make a difference in the community where you work, or live?

• Do you want to help ensure people have access to advice now and in the future?

• Do you want to help us shape our organisation and realise our aspirations?

We aspire to have a diverse Trustee board that reflects the communities we work in and we are looking for people from all backgrounds and with a wide variety of skills and experience to become involved in leading our charity.

If you are keen to help us develop to meet the ever changing needs of our communities and to contribute to securing the vital resources we need to make a difference to people’s lives, we would love to hear from you!

What can you offer?

We are looking for Trustees who can contribute to:

• Setting, reviewing and monitoring our vision and our strategic priorities;

• Contributing as a team player;

• Developing our equality and diversity – in policy and practice

We are particularly interested in hearing from people with the following skills/experience:

• Legal knowledge, Property Management, Human Relations, Change Management, Business Development and Technology Development.

And it would be great if you could also bring:

• Experience of working in the Third Sector in a paid or volunteer capacity;

• An ability to develop and lead our strategic direction on income stream generation;

• A keen interest in developing into a leadership role (we are looking for a new Chair and Vice Chair this year)

You do not need previous experience of working or volunteering with us, but you will need to be available for 4/5 evening meetings a year plus other events such as training or strategic planning days and for our Annual General Meeting.

What can we offer you?

• The opportunity to help shape the strategic direction and develop the profile of a key local charity, knowing you are making a difference in a strategic role;

• The opportunity to gain valuable experience and skills to add to your CV and to network across the wider Third Sector;

• The opportunity to develop your understanding of Citizens Advice and see the positive impact we have;

• The opportunity to meet and work with our dedicated Trustee, staff and volunteer team.

An informal initial discussion can be arranged with our current Chair at: or

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept Online Applications for this Position.