How to apply
The Caldecott Foundation provides specialist residential care, fostering families and education for disadvantaged, vulnerable and traumatised young people in the UK.
We are seeking a Trustee with experience in the education sector and with working knowledge of providing education for students with Special Educational Needs. The provision of Education is a significant part of the service we offer and so having this expertise on board will be invaluable for the organisation.
This is a great opportunity to join a team of Trustees and staff helping some of the most vulnerable children in our society to build a future and reach their potential by supporting the board with your knowledge and expertise of the education sector.
You will be an important member of the leadership team and through your involvement contribute to an organisation achieving outstanding long term outcomes for some of the most vulnerable young people in our society. As you develop into the role of Chair of Governors you will provide Trustee colleagues with expert advice on educational matters and leadership of the Board of Governors. Through your work with Trustees and Managers you will be helping us achieve the best educational outcomes for each student and reaching more children who could benefit from our services.
This is an exciting time to get involved with the work of the Caldecott Foundation as we expand our provision to help more vulnerable children whilst also improving the quality of our services. You will be part of a Board of volunteer Trustees providing strategic oversight and helping to shape the future direction of the organisation.
Board meetings are held four times a year. You will also Chair of the School’s Board of Governors, these meetings are held three times a year.
How to apply
All applications are made via Reach Volunteering in the first instance. Your application will require your current CV and covering letter answering the following questions: