We are looking for a new Treasurer to join our team - could this be you?
We are a growing charity, expanding our membership and responding to an increase in the need for our help from people with learning disabilities and their families in Winchester. Your role is pivotal to ensuring our financial processes can support our plans. This is a great role to develop or use your skills in charity finance and you will have access to training.
About Winchester Go LD
Our focus is to enable adults with learning disabilities to live life to the full with the choices and independence that they want. We promote self-development, friendship, self-confidence, creativity and learning. We also like to have fun!
We have a range of weekly and monthly activities and we provide advocacy, information, safeguarding and skills workshops.
We respect and promote the rights of people with a learning disability and their families to speak up on issues both locally and nationally. We aim to raise awareness, change attitudes and influence policy.
Being a Trustee at Winchester Go LD gives you the opportunity to contribute your experience and insight to the governance of the charity, enabling the organisation to support members to live life to the full. Winchester Go LD is proud to be a leading local organisation who enable people with learning disabilities (our members) to live life to the full with the choices and independence that they want.
Our existing Treasurer is stepping down after a number of years’ service but will still be on the board as a Trustee without a specific portfolio and also able to provide support to our new Treasurer.
Who we are looking for?
We are looking for a financial professional who has good communication and organisational skills, and is able to communicate financial information to people without a financial background.
All of our Trustees have an interest in the wider Winchester Community, they have empathy for people with learning disabilities and they want to contribute their energy and ideas towards this fast growing and ambitious local charity.
The Board meets either face-to-face or online for 2 hours on 6 evenings a year and the finance subcommittee meets 4 times a year for 2 hours.
How to apply
Reach Volunteering's TrusteeWorks team are supporting Winchester Go LD with their Board recruitment.
Please send a CV/ LinkedIn profile or similar and a supporting statement explaining why you are interested in the role and how your skills and experience would add value to the Board. You will then be invited to have an informal chat with one of the trustees.
The charity are very happy to speak with anyone who might be interested in the role and has any questions. Please get in touch.
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