Christine Buckley Centre for Education & Support: Vice Chairperson & Secretary Trustee

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Vice Chairperson and Secretary Trustee

The Role:

Christine Buckley Centre for Education and Support CLG is seeking to recruit for 2 volunteer positions to join the Board, a Vice Chairperson and a Secretary Trustee. We are looking for candidates with a legal background and/or individuals with recent and relevant experience in Fundraising and PR activities.

General duties of a Charity Trustee

  • Comply with the Charity’s governing document.
  • Ensuring charity is complying with its charitable purpose for the public benefit.
  • Acting in the best interest of the charity
  • Act with Reasonable Care and Skill
  • Manage the assets of the charity

Responsibilities of a Legal Charity Trustee include the following:

  •  Inputting to the strategic direction, contributing with insight, oversight, and experience of strategy formulation in other sectors.
  •  Act as Legal Counsel, assisting on legal aspects of the organisation and pertaining to best practice
  •  Assist with the creation of strategic plans which will comply with current legislation and practice
  •  Providing input to the strategic direction of the organisation and contributing with insight, oversight, and experience in strategy formulation in the sector.

Desirable skills

  •  A Qualified Solicitor or Barrister with at least 5 years of experience. Expertise in areas such as Employment and Commercial Law would be an advantage.
  •  A deep appreciation and knowledge of the Not-For-Profit sector
  •  An understanding of and commitment to our mission and values
  •  Commitment to the highest levels of corporate governance
  •  Relevant knowledge and experience in charity governance.

Board Meetings:

There will be 10 board meetings a year. Meetings are held in the centre which is located in Dundrum, Co Dublin.

Please send a cover letter along with your CV to the Manager, Christine Buckley Centre for Education and Support CLG, by email to info@christineb.ie

Closing date is Friday 3rd March 2023 at 5pm.

Web page www.christineb.ie Registered Charity Number (RCN) 20141646. A Company Limited by Guarantee Registered CRO: 330953.

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
25th Jan, 2023
Region
Dundrum, Co Dublin
Expiry Date
3rd Mar, 2023