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Board Members

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Edinburgh and remote
  • Closing 30th June 2023

  • Advertised from 17th May 2023


Award winning children’s music charity Fischy Music ( supports the health and wellbeing of children through songs and music. Our resources are widely used in schools, organisations and churches across the UK and beyond. We write songs for and with children that enable children to express, explore and manage a wide range of emotions. Our Health & Wellbeing songs and resources are inclusive and appropriate for all children regardless of outlook on life or religious belief.

We are looking for new Board members with good experience and knowledge of the following areas:

  • Music or arts scene
  • Finance/business
  • Third sector

What is involved?

  • Attendance at quarterly Board meetings, a mixture of in person and on Zoom. These meeting typically last around 1.5 hours (this includes AGM that is usually on same day as one of the quarterly Board meetings. In person Board meetings take place at the Fischy Music office/studio in Edinburgh
  • Attendance at yearly strategy meeting with the Fischy staff team
  • Occasional sub group meetings

What are the benefits of being a Fischy Music Board member?

  • Being part of an innovative, effective and positive movement
  • Making a difference in helping to support the wellbeing of thousands of children across the UK and beyond
  • Meeting and working with new people
  • Developing your governance skills
  • Adding to your CV
  • Having fun, sharing your enthusiasm and doing something new!

Application notes

Please send your CV with a letter which outlines why you are interested in being a Director with Fischy Music and what you would bring to the role to:

If you would like an informal chat about being a Fischy Music Director, please contact Stephen Fischbacher (Executive Director) at