Trustee - Youth 2000
Organisation YOUTH 2000
Vacancy Type Trustee
Deadline 2nd February 2019
Region Nation Wide
Youth 2000 was founded in 1990 and has widespread and lasting impact on the Catholic Church and has helped thousands of young people to find the love of God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Our vision is that
Through the power of the Holy Spirit, Youth 2000 seeks to raise up a new generation of saints to evangelise the nations.
Youth 2000 is an international Catholic spiritual initiative established to draw young people to a deep and lasting union with Jesus Christ, placing the Eucharist – “the source and summit of the Christian life” – at the centre of its mission.
It is an exciting time to join Youth 2000 as a trustee. We have just completed a strategic review the resulting vision and strategic plan can be viewed
We are currently recruiting an exceptional CEO to lead Youth 2000's mission on a day-to-day basis and, combined with the right board and funding, we believe Youth 2000 could make an even wider impact.
In order to enable our growth, we are seeking between 3 and 6 new trustees to join our board who have experience, skills and expertise in one or more than the following areas: the charism and mission of Youth 2000, operational change and growth, strategic planning,impact measurement, monitoring and evaluation, financial management, scaling up and expanding organisations, fundraising with networks and experience, human resources experience, marketing including the use of social media, communications, safeguarding, work with young people and issues such as mental health, drugs, self-harm etc.,legal and regulatory experience and expertise.
Trustees will be expected to attend 4-6 meetings per year with a strategy away day twice a year. Term of office is limited to 3 years which is extendable for a further 2 years by agreement. In total, we anticipate that the role will require you to devote approximately 1 days per month, some of which will be remote working and virtual meetings and other times face to face meeting. This excludes the attendance at Youth 2000 events, e.g. the annual Walsingham Festival over August Bank Holiday weekend.
Please contact us as soon as possible to let us know you would like to apply. Each application once received will be considered on a case by case basis. The current recruitment window for submitting an application closes on 2nd February 2019.
By reason of the nature and context of the work of Youth 2000 and the trustee role, the trustee role is subject to the requirement that the holder must be a practising Christian under part 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.
For further information please go to www.youth2000.org/jobs to download an application pack or contact us at the email address below
To discuss your application informally and/or to send the completed application pack please contact us via: