Job description


Free UK Genealogy is a charity (CIO) dedicated to providing free public access to family history records. We do this through our dedicated team of volunteers who transcribe public records such as the indexes of Births, Marriages and Deaths, Parish Registers and Censuses. The Charity also actively campaigns to improve access to public history through its commitment to making data available as Open Data.

We are seeking capable, motivated individuals to join our Board of Trustees to help shape the strategic growth of the organisation. We are particularly looking for people with backgrounds in one or more of the following areas:

  • Charity Accounting
  • Charity Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Volunteer Management
  • Advocacy
  • Media (broadcast, print, web)
  • Web Design (user interface)
  • Web Design (user experience)
  • Web monetisation

We do not have a physical location. The Executive of Free UK Genealogy typically meet four times a year, three times via Google Hangouts and once in person. We are in an exciting and challenging period of growth, and additional meetings may be needed. We pay volunteers' expenses.

More about Free UK Genealogy

Free UK Genealogy works with volunteers to make transcriptions of family history records. We are currently working to transcribe the England an... Read more

Posted on: 09 January 2018
Closed date: 12 February 2018
Job ref: Trustees
Tags: Trustees, Governance

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.