Edinburgh
Unpaid role, expenses paid
Voluntary, 10 Board meetings per year and regular meetings with Trustees and stakeholders.
Job description
 
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granton:hub are looking for a new Chair to lead our Board of Trustees. 

granton:hub is a friendly arts and community hub in North Edinburgh where people can meet, participate, learn, create and enjoy a range of great activities. granton:hub is a registered Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SC046708) with a base in the beautiful and historic Madelvic House, a space that’s closely linked with Granton’s rich industrial heritage.  We have rooms and exhibition space available to hire where we offer a range of workshops and host a community pantry, have a growing archive of materials and objects connected to the history of the local area, and have a community garden that’s open for all to visit and enjoy.

For the purpose of our ongoing re-structure, we are now seeking to fulfil the role of a new Chair for our Charity.  The Chair will provide leadership to the charity and its Board, ensuring that the Charity has maximum impact for its beneficiaries and operates within its charitable objectives and provides a clear strategic direction for the Charity. 

Skills/Interests

We welcome applicants with experience of Business Management/ Development and/or Voluntary Sector. Interest in the areas of our subgroups, History, Gardening, Art, Green/Eco would be a definite bonus. However, we will consider candidates from a different background if we feel it could be a good “fit” for the Charity.

How to Apply:

If you feel you have the skills, experience and time to commit to this important role, please send a cover letter outlining why you are suitable and your CV. Details on how to apply are in the Job Description document.

Application deadline: 5pm 30th June 2021 (newly extended).

Location: We are based in Edinburgh but we will discuss the potential of remote working with a suitable candidate.

Job Description document can be downloaded below and on our website.

If you have any questions about the role please feel free to get in touch.

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Chair Role Job Description Document (.pdf)
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Refreshed on: 10 June 2021
Closing date: 30 June 2021
Tags: Trustees, Business Development
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