This vacancy has now closed


  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 9th January 2023

  • Advertised from 10th November 2022


The Junction is an award-winning charity that takes a holistic approach towards young people’s health and well-being. Our vision is for all young people to achieve their full potential. We work with 12-21 year olds in North East Edinburgh offering one-to-one support, counselling and creative projects to support their wellbeing by helping them explore their life choices. For more information, visit

We are looking for committed individuals to join our board of trustees. This is an incredible opportunity to make a difference with The Junction and build your skills. We are currently looking for 4 trustees to join our board from January 2023 and are open to individuals with experience in any of the fields below:

  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • Secretary
  • Risk
  • Law
  • Fundraising
  • Counselling and/or Social Work

As we are recruiting multiple roles, we are encouraging applications from both experienced trustees and individuals with no previous board experience.

The most important attributes of trustees joining us include a willingness to ask questions, share our values of equality, transparency and community as well as their time commitment to the role. If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.

Role responsibilities

Duties/tasks for the year include:

  • Attend 4 board meetings a year (quarterly)
  • Attend or dial-in to 4 informal meetings with board members
  • Contribute to sub-groups
  • Attend 2 Development Days with staff and/or trustees (usually but not always a Saturday in Spring and Autumn)

Application notes

If you have any questions or wish to speak to someone about this opportunity, please contact Sophie via email:

If you wish to apply, please send a C.V and cover letter to:

Closing Date: 9th January 2023