Trustee and Treasurer

Mind in Brighton and Hove

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Mind in Brighton and Hove supports and empowers people experiencing mental health issues across Brighton and Hove, East and West Sussex. We provide a range of support to enable people to make choices about the services they use and the treatment they receive and our work is informed by the needs and views of people with mental health issues and by the wider community.

We are seeking general Trustees and a Treasurer to complement the competencies, experience and expertise of our existing Trustees. As a Trustee of Mind in Brighton and Hove you will have a commitment to the Charity and ensure that it is effectively governed in line with its mission, vision and values. You will need to think strategically and creatively, communicate clearly and have the ability to exercise independent judgement. 


Skills

General Trustee: as part of the Board, you will determine the strategy and structure of Mind in Brighton and Hove, safeguard and promote the values and mission of the organisation, be effective, responsible and accountable as a Trustee and ensure that the Board of Trustees functions effectively.

Treasurer: in addition to the above, you will need to have an overview of organisational financial affairs; chair the Finance and Business Development Sub- Committee; advise the Board on matters of financial stewardship; ensure that proper financial procedures and records are maintained in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements and oversee the development of financial policies. 


Benefits

  • Safeguard and promote the values and mission of the organisation
  • Gain experience in Charity governance
  • Develop new skills

Practical Considerations

Travel expenses will be paid by Mind in Brighton and Hove.

When do I need to be available?

Details The roles require an estimated commitment of 1 day per month, which includes attendance at Board and Sub-committee meetings and our AGM.
Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Where does this role take place?

51 New England Street
Brighton
BN1 4GQ

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Appropriate for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BME, Women only)
    direct and indirect experience of mental health issues
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Support on Offer
  • Training