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Volunteer Trustee -Treasurer Role



Posted over 30 days ago...

Being The Cure, a thought-leading charity character education in the UK is on the lookout for a dynamic trustee with an accounting qualification or relevant work experience to chair our finance committee.


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London, E6 3DW

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

Treasurer (Trustee) at Being The Cure!  Are you ready to be a hero in the world of charity and education? Being The Cure, a visionary charity at the forefront of character education in the UK, is on the hunt for a dynamic Treasurer to join our team and lead the charge in shaping a brighter future! Whether this would be your first trusteeship or it’s all old hat to you we’d love to hear from you!  About us: At Being The Cure, we envision a world that's Kind, Honest, and Humble. Our mission is clear – to develop the next generation of society's heroes through evidence-informed character education. Now, we're seeking a financial superhero to take the reins and steer us towards greater impact!  Our chair’s perspective: “"Being part of the transformative journey with the children at Being The Cure is an amazing experience. The dedicated efforts of our BtC teachers and volunteers truly make a profound impact, empowering children to understand and embrace their own moral compass while actively contributing to the greater good in our community. It's not just a role; it's a privilege to witness this positive change unfold! Collaborating with Vijith (CEO) and our exceptionally qualified and experienced board is a fun and inspiring adventure. It constantly challenges me to evolve my thinking and enhance my own professional practice." 

What are we looking for?

As our Treasurer, you'll be the financial heartbeat of our organization. Your mission, should you choose to accept it: 

Financial oversight: Lead with financial prowess, ensuring the ethical use of our resources.  Committee Chair: Chair of our finance sub-committee, steering quarterly meetings towards strategic financial decision making.  Financial lifecycle: Partner with the CEO, from budget setting to annual close down, ensuring a smooth financial journey.  Fundraising support: Collaborate closely with our fundraising trustee, refining strategies for long-term sustainability.  Risk management: Identify and mitigate financial risks, securing the stability of our organisation.  Compliance and reporting: Ensure we dance to the financial regulatory tune, from Charities Commission submissions to funder reporting requirements.  Stakeholder engagement: Build bridges and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders. 

  Are you the financial hero we seek?  Essential: 

A finance background with a knack for managing organisational finances.  Accounting Qualification or equivalent working experience.  Strong financial management skills, with an eye for budgeting, reporting, and financial analysis. 


Experience as a treasurer, especially in the charity or education sector.  Technical literacy to streamline financial operations. 

  What We Offer: Joining us is an opportunity to: 

Directly shape the lives of those we serve.  Gain invaluable experience and expand your skillset in fundraising and charitable work.  Collaborate with passionate individuals committed to creating change.  Have fun: we believe in the power of joy and make sure we socialise after each of our board meetings, going out for food and enjoying time together.   

What difference will you make?

You will be supporting Being The Cure in delivering our mission of developing the next generation of society's heroes through our evidence-informed character education that instills honesty, kindness, and humility in every child. You will help us reach out to hundreds of children and young people across the UK to make the world a little better for all of us. 


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