Are you passionate about young people and their well-being?
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.
Vacancy: Chair, Board of Trustees
We are looking for a committed individual to join as our Chair on the board of Trustees from January 2024. This is an incredible opportunity to make a difference with The Junction, playing a key role in progressing our vision forward whilst partnering with our Director and our board.
Our Chair is a core leadership in the organisation, responsible for connecting and leading relationships between the Director and the Board. The Chair may also represent the organisation at external events and meetings, act as a signatory on behalf of The Junction, and take part in recruitment for the board and senior appointments in the staff team.
We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates with previous Trustee, Board and or/committee experience. There are many important qualities that this role requires and the ideal candidate joining will have previous leadership experience, 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.
Some of the tasks can include:
Key attributes, skills and experience
Duties/tasks for the year include:
If you are interested in this opportunity, and looking to contribute to a community, please submit an expression of interest to email@example.com who will be able to share more about this opportunity.
If you wish to apply, please send a C.V and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews: There will be 2 interviews conducted with candidates in November 2023, dates tbc
Start date: January 2024, date tbc
For more information, visit the-junction.org