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Volunteer Trustee with financial, legal or general experience to join mental health project



Posted over 30 days ago...

We are looking for someone who is passionate about mental health and making a difference. We are looking for someone with legal and/or financial experience, that being said, this is not compulsory and we welcome any applicants.


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Chard, TA20 1QS

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

WATCH CIC provides a friendly and supportive space for people who are experiencing loneliness, isolation, depression, anxiety, or other mental health challenges. We offer a range of activities, workshops, peer support, and social events to help our members feel valued, connected, and empowered. We are in the process of converting to become a charity. As a trustee, you will be part of a team that oversees the strategic direction and management of the charity. You will ensure that we comply with our legal obligations, safeguard our assets and resources, and deliver our mission and vision. You will also contribute your skills and expertise to support the development and growth of the charity. 

What are we looking for?

- A qualification in accounting or finance, qualification and experience in law and experience in a relevant field  - A commitment to the vision, values, and objectives of WATCH - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills  - The ability to work as part of a team and contribute to strategic decisions  - The availability to attend board meetings at least 6 times per annum (usually held online) and occasional events 

What difference will you make?

Volunteering as a trustee at WATCH will give you a unique opportunity to support a growing organisation and make a real difference to our members lives and the local community. WATCH is dedicated to promoting the benefits of peer relationships on mental health issues, as a trustee you will play a key role in breaking down the stigma of mental health and helping members of our local community achieve their potential. 


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