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Non Executive Directorships

Chair and Trustee for Awesome CIC

Location: Islington, London

Date Posted: 19/11/2018

Closing Date: 23/01/2019

Note: No closing date supplied, so the date quoted is notional – will be revised when clear: meanwhile please apply asap to avoid disappointment.

Job Summary

Non-Executive Board Directors

Chairperson & Trustees Wanted for an Established Employee Led Mutual

We are a group of ex-Islington Council employees who have established the first employee-led play service mutual in the UK, and secured the contract to manage six adventure playgrounds across the borough. In these unique and exciting spaces, skilled playworkers enable and facilitate the ownership, development, and design of the adventure playgrounds by supporting children to take the lead.

Awesome’s plan is to deliver a high-quality play service that can be made sustainable through the success of a commercial enterprise. Our ultimate aim of this commercial activity is to enable the service to generate a surplus which will be reinvested back into the core play service for Islington’s children and young people, ensuring these extraordinary play spaces are available for generations to come.

Available Volunteer Roles:One Trustee and one Chairperson

Time commitment:Minimum of one meeting every three months, with a commitment to review strategic plans and documents on an ad hoc basis.

Duration of Term:At least two years

We’re now recruiting up to two additional independent trustees, where one role includes a chair-designate, to deliver this plan. You will have a strategic vision and strong leadership skills, and be willing to represent the organisation as appropriate. In order to balance the skills mix of the board, we are particularly keen to meet applicants with marketing, legal and accounting skills and experience.

Application Process

If you would like to become a board member please supply a CV and supporting statement outlining why you wish to support Awesome and what skills, experience, enthusiasm and commitment you can offer. Please ensure your CV also provides two professional referees. If you are shortlisted we will invite you to attend an interview with current board members.

Job Type / Category

Voluntary

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

1. Leadership

2. Critical Thinking

3. Business Acumen

4. Integrity

5. Interpersonal Skills

6. Sound Judgment

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