Trustees | SeeAbility

Recruiter
COMPASS EXECUTIVES
Location
South East England
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
01 Sep 2019
Ref
1242065238
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Compass Executives are delighted to be partnered with SeeAbility in its search for 2 x Trustees, for their charity which encourages people with disabilities to challenge what they expect from life, from themselves and from wider society. This is an exciting time to join the organisation as it continues to maximise the impact of its critical work on raising the profile of the prevalence of sight loss amongst people with learning disabilities and autism.

The next five years will see the charity celebrate its 220th anniversary, complete the world's largest study on the eye care needs of children with learning disabilities and continue to carry out sight tests in special schools.

As a Trustee you must be inspiring, energetic, and commercial, able to provide support and challenge in equal measure. You will be sharing the benefit and experience of an accomplished career and we are actively seeking candidates who bring experience operating at a board or strategic level within a broad range of commercial sectors. We are particularly interested to meet with people who have one of more of the following attributes:
  • functional expertise within finance and audit
  • senior level corporate marketing or fundraising within agile organisations where customer experience and impact are key to its success.
  • demonstrable success at Board level, in a healthcare, charitable, public sector or commercial organisations
  • identifying as having a disability or coming from a BAME background

You'll have a genuine empathy for the charity's activities and work and be invested in the importance of the not for profit sector.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a supporting statement, that outlines your interest in this particular organisation and role, please evidence your fit against the experience criteria set out in the Person Specification - to Senior Associate | Not For Profit Practice, Abigail Hobden-Bada on

Closing date: Friday 27th September

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