Treasurer - Mind in Harrow
Organisation: Mind in Harrow
Vacancy Type: Treasurer
Deadline: 4th December 2018
Mind in Harrow is a dynamic and creative independent local mental health charitable company affiliated to national Mind. We are looking for Trustees who have business or finance experience, including to offer strategic advice to the Board as our Treasurer, to assist Mind in Harrow to achieve our ambitious goals to help more people with mental health needs.
We are seeking new Trustees
Do you have a passion to make a difference in the local community using your expertise and experience? We are seeking Trustees to be elected at our Annual General Meeting on 4 December 2018 or to be co-opted to the Board thereafter until election at the next AGM.
About the Trustee role
Trustees have an important and interesting role within charities to ensure that the organisation is well run and fulfils all its current and future commitments to its beneficiaries. We provide a full induction into the role and reimbursement of travel expenses. Mind in Harrow's trustees meet 8 times per year on Monday evenings. As we are a company limited by guarantee, trustees are also directors of the company. Mind in Harrow's offices are easy to access as they are located close to the Metropolitan line Harrow-on-the-Hill tube station.
The Treasurer will provide strategic advice to the Board. The day-to-day financial management work of the organisation is undertaken by our qualified accounts staff team.
About Mind in Harrow
Mind in Harrow currently employs a team of 30 full and part-time staff and over 100 volunteers supporting 3,500 local residents per annum. We have a mix of funding sources totalling £1m: NHS, local authority grants and contracts, personal budget purchases, grants from Lottery and charitable trusts, charity shop and community fundraising. We have achieved the Mind Quality Mark, our national quality assurance audit.
We won't give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets both support and respect.
If you are interested in this opportunity to become a Trustee with Mind in Harrow, please contact the Chief Executive, Mark Gillham, by phone or email.
You can also download an application form and Trustee Role Description from our website.
Advert Start Date: 2nd November 2018
Contact Telephone Number: 020 8515 7866
Contact Name: Mark Gillham
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