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Our website and weekly email alerts provide our members with notice of unpaid pre-screened positions in the charity, not-for-profit and government sectors which should be compatible alongside full time legal roles. Occasionally we are able to circulate roles requiring a greater time commitment which will be of greater interest to those closer to retirement.

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Changing Faces (for those with visible differences) seeks new Trustee

Closing Date
21 January 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
8-9 days a year
Changing Facing is delighted to be recruiting two new Trustees, one of whom will also be Audit Chair.  This is an important and exciting time to be joining us. Following three years of strategic transformation in our services, advocacy and digital approaches, we are now responding to the significant operational and financial of challenges of COVID-19. Our community need us more than ever and our ambition for the future remains absolute.     Right now, people with visible differences are being ignored, abused and silenced – just because they look different. They are vulnerable to isolation, loneliness, social anxiety and low self-esteem. They ...
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RIBA Audit committee seeks Independent Members

Closing Date
22 January 2021
Location
London / Remote
Time Commitment
3/4 meetings a year
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is a global professional membership body driving excellence in architecture. The organisation serves its members and society in order to deliver better buildings and places, stronger communities and a sustainable environment. Following an extensive review, a new governance structure is now in place for the organisation which has seen the creation of a new Board of Trustees who are responsible for the oversight of the executive management of the RIBA. The new RIBA Board is looking to appoint three Independent committee members to its Audit Committee. The Audit Committee oversees the RIBA’s internal ...
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Social care housing charity Choice Support seeks new Trustee with legal experience

Closing Date
22 January 2021
Location
Central London & Kent - currently Zoom
Time Commitment
4 board meetings a year + away day
Choice Support is a charity providing social care and housing to adults with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs.  We support over 2500 people across England, from Yorkshire to the south coast, we employ approximately 2600 staff and have an income of over £64M pa.  We value people for who they are, we expect everyone we support to be respected in society and we support people to live the life they choose. The current pandemic is adding to an already challenging time for the social care sector and we are now looking for three new Trustees to help lead ...
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The Nuffield Family Justice Observatory seeks new Governing Board Member – solicitor/barrister sought

Closing Date
25 January 2021 midday
Location
Bloomsbury, London
Time Commitment
10 days a year £2,000 honorarium
The Nuffield Family Justice Observatory is an organisation which seeks to improve the lives of children and families by putting data and evidence at the heart of the family justice system. An exciting new start-up established and being incubated by the Nuffield Foundation, the Nuffield Family Justice Observatory began work in 2019 following a scoping and development phase. The Nuffield Foundation has committed a fund of £5.5m to support the development phase and four-year pilot (until 2023). The work of the Nuffield Family Justice Observatory has already attracted attention and praise. Its reports during the pandemic on the impact of hearings being ...
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The Alec Dickson Trust (VSO founder) seeks new Trustee – legal skills sought

Closing Date
25 January 2021
Location
Central London
Time Commitment
Quarterly evening meetings
The Alec Dickson Trust is a grant making charity looking to recruit up to five volunteers to join its Board of young Trustees. The Trust supports young people who, through volunteering or community service, aim to enhance the lives of others, particularly those most marginalised by society. About the Alec Dickson Trust Alec Dickson together with his wife Moira, founded Voluntary Service overseas (VSO) and later Community Service Volunteer (CSV) as they passionately believed that anyone – whatever their background – could make a positive contribution to the world around them. Alec pioneered the involvement of young volunteers with backgrounds ...
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Cheltenham College seeks School Governor – law background sought

Closing Date
25 January 2021
Location
Cheltenham
Time Commitment
5 - 6 days a year
We are a leading independent boarding school located at the heart of the Cotswolds. We educate boys and girls from the ages of 3 to 18 years old, at Cheltenham Prep, and then at our senior school, Cheltenham College. Our aim, above all, is to inspire young people who are willing to learn, ambitious to achieve and keen to get involved. Boys and girls who join College at any age, will leave us as well-rounded young men and women, having fulfilled their true potential. They will have been prepared for life beyond school and be ready to contribute positively to ...
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Barbican Centre Trust seeks new Chair and Trustees

Closing Date
25 January 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
24 days (chair)/12 days (trustee) pa
The Barbican Centre Trust is the charitable arm of the Barbican Centre, established to raise funds to support the Barbican Centre’s mission to inspire more people to discover and love the arts. The Trust contributes to the Barbican’s vision of arts without boundaries by securing vital funds which are invested in delivering the Centre’s programme and supporting its wide-ranging learning, community and outreach work. As the Barbican’s recovery and renewal picks up momentum throughout 2021 – and as it prepares for its 40th birthday celebrations in 2022 – the role of the Trust will become more significant than ever before.­ These ...
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Devon Wildlife Trust seeks new Trustees

Closing Date
27 January 2021
Location
Devon
Time Commitment
3 hours a week
Devon Wildlife Trust (DWT) is a welcoming community of people – members and supporters, volunteers, partners and staff - who share a love of Devon’s wildlife and who work together to protect it. Our Board of Trustees plays a pivotal role in shaping the direction of the charity and ensuring that it is run properly and effectively. Trusteeship is a voluntary role where people who care about Devon’s wildlife work together to provide strong leadership for the charity and help it to achieve its vision of a Devon rich in wildlife, for everyone and valued by all. Being a trustee requires ...
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MCC Foundation seeks new Trustees – legal expertise sought

Closing Date
28 January 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
Board meets 4 times a year
The MCC Foundation is the charitable foundation of the MCC which works in the UK and overseas to transform lives through cricket. The Foundation is recruiting a number of new trustees and is looking for applications in various categories including people with legal expertise/experience. So, being/having been a lawyer is in this case a positive! It would also welcome applications (on a non-exclusive basis) from interested people in one (or more) of the following groups - women, African-Carribean and under-50s. Details of the Foundation, the new trustee specification and the application process are included here. If you would like to apply, the application should ...
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Sir Richard Stapley Educational Trust seeks new Trustee – law expertise welcomed

Closing Date
29 January 2021
Location
London/Virtual
Time Commitment
Board meets 3 times a year
Do you want to help improve access to postgraduate education? The Sir Richard Stapley Educational Trust is seeking a new trustee Our educational trust helps academically gifted, mature students overcome financial and other barriers to postgraduate education. We are a registered charity working across the UK. We welcome applications from all members of the community, including younger people and those from BAME communities. The role To contribute actively to giving firm strategic direction to the Trust, setting overall policy, defining goals and evaluating performance Scrutinising board papers, leading discussions, focusing on key issues, providing advice and guidance Scoring grant applications ...
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Marillac Neurological Care Centre seeks new Trustee with legal background

Closing Date
31 January 2021
Location
Warley, Essex
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
To strategically lead in the life of the Marillac Neurological Care Centre, and share our values, committing to one board meeting per month. We are particularly keen to hear from people who have Medical, Legal or Accounting backgrounds. Marillac Neurological Care Centre is a 52 bedded centre in Warley, Brentwood. It provides care, treatment and rehabilitation for a wide variety of Neurological conditions including Brain Injuries to adults within a specialised highly skilled environment. Our ideal Trustees will have skills in strategic thinking, excellent communication and leadership, with management skills at senior levels and proven success in improving governance and ...
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Every Child, Every Day Academy Trust seeks new Non-Executive Directors – legal expertise welcomed

Closing Date
31 January 2021
Location
SW London
Time Commitment
6-8 hours a month
Could you be an Academy Ambassador in South West London? Every Child, Every Day Academy Trust seeks four non-executives/directors to join its board. Board meetings are held at TW10 7HN when safe to do so. The Academy Ambassadors programme brings the expertise of the business world onto boards at multi-academy trusts (MATs) throughout the country to raise standards of education and improve the life chances of young people, which is critical to our social and economic success. The opportunity Every Child, Every Day Academy Trust is comprised of Grey Court School and The Hollyfield School. The trust has a third ...
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Black Books Matter UK seeks new Trustee

Closing Date
31 January 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
Black Books Matter champions diversity in books and stories that represent, are written by and educate on the lives of people of colour. Through providing books, community projects and workshops into homes, communities and schools we strive to educate and inspire young people of all backgrounds to accept and amplify diversity. Books have the ability to inspire young people while educating, enlightening readers about their history or for others truths they don’t live. They also are able to share positive stories of those they may not see of both themselves and others regularly in mainstream society. This is why we ...
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Theatrum Mundi seeks new Trustees – lawyers sought

Closing Date
31 January 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
Theatrum Mundi is a UK Charitable Incorporated Organisation governed by a voluntary board of trustees, who ensure the charity is properly run and achieves its objectives. This includes an Executive Committee focused on finance and long-term development. Theatrum Mundi also operates through an association loi 1901, a non-profit structure based in Paris whose president and committee support the development of activities in France and across the EU. Theatrum Mundi has the charitable aim of improving the understanding of cities through education and research. We think that collaboration with artists can offer city-makers — architects, planners, engineers, and urbanists — critical approaches ...
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Wanstead and Woodford Migrant Support seeks new Trustees – legal expertise welcomed

Closing Date
31 January 2021
Location
Wanstead
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
WWMS is a small charity based in North East London.  The charity welcomes people of any faith or none to use its services. It is a Christian initiative that has its roots in a Baptist church in Woodford and a Methodist church in Wanstead.  We are keen to maintain our Christian ethos. Our mission is to empower migrants so that they can achieve their life goals.  WWMS currently provides a specialist immigration advice service.  Last year we secured funding that has enabled us to assist more beneficiaries.  However, the current Board of Trustees lacks the time, skills and experience to ...
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Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust seeks Trustee with legal background

Closing Date
31 January 2021
Location
Meetings held in London or Southampton
Time Commitment
Half a day a month
Do you have a legal background and think you could use your skills to help change the lives of young people in recovery from cancer? We are recruiting for a Legal Trustee and want to hear what you could offer. The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust is a national charity that inspires young people aged 8-24 to imagine a new future after cancer treatment. When treatment ends our work begins, as for many young people simply picking up where they left off before their diagnosis just isn’t possible. Through sailing and other adventure activities, the Trust empowers young people to make ...
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deafPLUS seeks new Trustee with legal skills

Closing Date
31 January 2021
Location
Whitechapel / Zoom
Time Commitment
Quarterly board meetings
deafPLUS is a national charity established 50 years ago.  We provide a range of support services to deaf people / people living with hearing loss, to enable them to fully achieve their potential by breaking down barriers that exist in a hearing world. We are deaf-led, and 75% of our staff are deaf. We are looking for Trustees who may be deaf* or hearing – who have the skills and enthusiasm we need and who want to play a part in leading the charity.  We especially encourage applications from deaf people. If you have skills and experience in any of the following areas we would love ...
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SAVVY Theatre Company seeks new Trustees – legal experience sought

Closing Date
1 February 2021
Location
Croydon
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
If this extraordinary year has taught us anything, it is that community is essential. SAVVY Theatre Company is currently looking for people to join our board of Trustees who can support our values of Inclusion, Co-creation, Bold Ideas, Relevance and Community. We are keen to hear from people living and/or working in Croydon, or with executive level experience in finance, legal or fundraising, or with experience of working in disability arts. In line with our recruitment and inclusion policies, we are keen to encourage applications from a wide range of people. Click here for further information. https://www.savvytheatre.co.uk/ ...
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Beacon Multi Academy Trust seeks Non-Executive Directors – legal expertise sought

Closing Date
1 February 2021
Location
Ilford
Time Commitment
6-8 hours a month
Could you be an Academy Ambassador in Ilford? Beacon Multi Academy Trust seeks two non-executives/directors with experience in the areas of corporate governance, legal/compliance or strong links to higher education to join its board and add to the support and challenge as the trust grows through its next stage of development. The Academy Ambassadors programme brings the expertise of the business world onto boards at multi-academy trusts (MATs) throughout the country to raise standards of education and improve the life chances of young people, which is critical to our social and economic success. The opportunity Beacon Multi-Academy Trust (BMAT) consists ...
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Langley Park Learning Trust seeks new Non-Executive Directors – legal/compliance expertise sought

Closing Date
1 February 2021
Location
Beckenham
Time Commitment
6-8 hours a month
This is an opportunity to contribute to the community within Beckenham, Kent by becoming an Academy Ambassador at Langley Park Learning Trust. LPLT seeks two non-executive directors/trustees with either executive level leadership experience or human resources or legal and compliance backgrounds. Board meetings are held at BR3 3BE when safe to do so. The Academy Ambassadors programme brings the expertise of the business world onto boards at multi-academy trusts (MATs) throughout the country to raise standards of education and improve the life chances of young people, which is critical to our social and economic success. The opportunity Langley Park Learning ...
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The Sophie Hayes Foundation (slavery/human trafficking charity) seeks new Chair

Closing Date
1 February 2021
Location
London EC4
Time Commitment
6 trustee meetings a year + prep time
Sophie Hayes Foundation (SHF) is a dynamic and growing UK registered charity, governed by a Board of Trustees. Our charity is founded on the belief that women survivors of slavery and human trafficking deserve the chance for sustainable freedom, and that this can only come through independence. Our purpose is simple – to help women survivors achieve stable and sustainable freedom. We do that through advocacy and programs that allow women to develop confidence, skills and opportunities for education and employment. Each year, we help hundreds of women through workshops and individual coaching and training sessions, and make connections so ...
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Office of the Sec of State for Scotland and Office of the Advocate General seek new member of Audit & Risk Assurance Cttee – legal practice desirable

Closing Date
1 February 2021
Location
London / Edinburgh (virtual)
Time Commitment
5 Committee meetings + 12 additional sessions (paid role)
An exciting opportunity has arisen to become a member of the OSSS and OAG Audit and Risk Assurance Committee, part of the core governance framework which the departments rely upon to effectively operate and deliver on their strategic outcomes, ensuring that the Accounting Officer has the necessary financial assurances. This role offers a unique perspective on the Scottish political landscape. A member of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee should be independent, possess a good understanding of governance, risk and control, together with knowledge of accounting and business, and have broad experience of organisational change in large businesses/ corporations, together ...
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The University of Sussex Students’ Union seeks new Trustee – company law expertise sought

Closing Date
4 February 2021
Location
Sussex
Time Commitment
5 trustee meetings a year
The University of Sussex Students’ Union is a charitable company. We’re a democratic, membership organisation and all students at the University of Sussex are automatically members of the Union. While we work really closely with departments from all across the University, we are a separate organisation. The Union also owns a trading subsidiary company which has its own Board. Any profits from these activities are gift-aided to the Union to support our charitable aims. The Union and its trading subsidiary employ about 60 full-time and part-time staff and around 260 student staff, with a turnover of £7m. In the current ...
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Refugee charity Indigo Volunteers seeks new Trustees – legal skills sought

Closing Date
5 February 2021
Location
Remote / London
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
Indigo Volunteers is a charity that recruits volunteers, supports grassroots organisations and creates networks along the European refugee route. We believe in the power of ordinary people, and enable them to work together to support refugees and displaced people. We work within a community of incredible grassroots charities, volunteers, sector experts, and humanitarian organisations that are positively dedicated to supporting communities coping with displacement, inequality, and social injustice. Our Vision: To be the leading voice in responsible volunteering, empowering a network of grassroots humanitarians who work together to grow and thrive. We connect, share, and facilitate: We match and connect ...
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City of Chelmsford Mencap seeks new Trustee – legal background welcomed

Closing Date
6 February 2021
Location
Chelmsford, Essex
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
City of Chelmsford Mencap is looking for new trustees to join its Board at a significant point in its development. As we approach our 70th year of providing highly-respected services to those with a learning disability in the mid-Essex region, we are looking to accelerate our growth and to expand our reach and services. In order to do this we need to broaden the knowledge and experience of our Board. We are a warm and friendly group of committed individuals – please contact us to find out more! We are looking for new trustees who will bring experience, knowledge, a ...
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Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy seeks Non-Executive Director for its Intellectual Property Office

Closing Date
7 February 2021
Location
Currently Virtual / Newport
Time Commitment
18 days / £18k per annum
The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is the official UK Government body responsible for Intellectual Property (IP) rights including patents, designs, trademarks and copyright. They operate and maintain a clear and accessible intellectual property system in the UK, which encourages innovation and helps the economy and society to benefit from knowledge and ideas. IPO helps people get the right type of protection for their creation or invention, and responsible for policy, educating businesses and consumers about IP rights and responsibilities, supporting IP enforcement, granting UK patents, trademarks and design rights. The IPO is at an exciting point in its history building a stronger role both domestically and internationally and has ambitious ...
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Oxfordshire MIND seeks new Trustee

Closing Date
7 February 2021
Location
Oxfordshire
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
Looking to volunteer your time and knowledge to support Oxfordshire’s mental health? This charity wants to hear from you! We are recruiting new Trustees - people whose life experiences and/or work experiences provide expertise to support their organisation in promoting good mental health through the provision of high-quality services and campaigning for positive change. Trustees play a vital role as board members, ensuring the organisation has solid plans in progress to achieve their aims and that their funding is being used appropriately to do this. Trustee positions are open to people of any age, background, or identity whose experiences connect ...
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The Money and Mental Health Policy Institute (Martin Lewis charity) seeks new Trustee with a legal background

Closing Date
7 February 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
Quarterly board meetings + AGM
The Money and Mental Health Policy Institute is an independent charity set up by Martin Lewis, and committed to breaking the link between financial difficulty and mental health problems. We conduct research, develop practical policy solutions and work in partnership with both those providing services and those using them to find what really works. We are recruiting two new members to our Board of Trustees, which plays an essential role in guiding the organisation, shaping our strategy and ensuring that we meet our statutory obligations: We are looking for a new trustee with an accounting qualification and experience in charity ...
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Pro Bono Economics seeks new Trustee

Closing Date
8 February 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
Charities need economists. (And we’ve got the data to prove it.) In an ideal world, charities should profoundly understand their impact – both in order to make the strongest possible case for support, and to be sure they’re making the most of every pound entrusted to them. But measuring social impact is a difficult thing to do well, and too often it ends up marooned on the ‘no time yet’ list. Pro Bono Economics (PBE) understands this, and was set up in 2009 to help charities and social enterprises better understand and improve their impact and value. A charity ourselves, ...
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Victim Support seeks new Trustee – legal experience welcomed

Closing Date
8 February 2021
Location
Meetings held at different locations in Eng & Wales
Time Commitment
4 board meetings + 1 strategy day
Victim Support is an independent charity dedicated to supporting people affected by crime and traumatic incidents in England and Wales. It aims to ensure that people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and the respect they deserve, and helps people to feel safer and to move beyond crime. The charity helps people by providing free, confidential advice, emotional support and practical help through local Victim Support teams across England and Wales, and a national contact centre. The work of its 2,000 staff and volunteers supports people affected by all types of crime including burglary, hate ...
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Recovery Code X (PTSD organisation) seeks new Trustee for governance role

Closing Date
9 February 2021
Location
Bedford
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
We are seeking a trustee who can take the lead to support, advise and guide the board on matters pertaining to governance in all aspects of our work. This is a chance to apply your knowledge of charity law and compliance to a community organisation that would really benefit from your expertise and enthusiasm. Recovery Code X is a Bedford-based community organisation with a mission to inspire and empower people who have experienced repetitive, ongoing abuse and trauma to find the keys to unlocking the codes of their own recovery, and provide a safe environment with tools to support them on ...
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Disablement Association Hillingdon seeks new Trustees

Closing Date
11 February 2021
Location
Hillingdon
Time Commitment
Monthly meetings (held by Zoom)
Disablement Association Hillingdon (DASH) was formed in 1984. It is a user led registered charity and company limited by guarantee. DASH supports, empowers and assists any person with a disability or impairment in the London Borough of Hillingdon. Our Trustees have the ultimate responsibility for directing the affairs of DASH, and ensuring that the organisation is well-run and delivers its charitable outcomes for the benefit of disabled people in Hillingdon. We are currently looking to recruit Trustees with the following skills and knowledge: Personal experience of disability Experience of fundraising for, or in, a third sector organisation Financial management Human ...
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Autism charity seeks new Trustee (children’s environment policy/law expertise welcomed)

Closing Date
12 February 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
4 trustee meetings + strategy day + away day
Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Trustee to join their team based in London. You will join them on a part time, volunteer basis where you must commit to attending four Board of Trustee meetings, one Away Day and one Strategy Day each year. Our client is a charity dedicated to empowering people with autism to lead fuller lives through positive educational experiences, training for the people who work with them and support for their families and carers. They run Independent Special Schools for children aged 4-19, a Post-19 service, Outreach and Training and an Early Years service. About the Trustee role: Our client is ...
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Lyme Regis Philpot Museum Trust seeks new Chair

Closing Date
19 February 2020
Location
Lyme Regis
Time Commitment
Approx 2 days a month
The Museum Trust is constituted as an independent charitable trust. Our Trust operates a subsidiary trading company. Appointed trustees are directors of the trading company, which is chaired by trustee Jacqueline Horsfield, who reports to the Board of Trustees. Lyme Regis Museum is a dynamic institution with a global focus, located at the heart of the Jurassic Coast, England’s only Natural World Heritage Site. Situated in a delightful Edwardian building constructed in Northern Renaissance style, our museum tells the story of the town, its people, its literature and its unique place as the home of the science of palaeontology and ...
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Action Against Medical Accidents (UK charity) seeks new Trustee – lawyer with clinical negligence background sought

Closing Date
19 February 2021
Location
Nationwide/Croydon
Time Commitment
Meetings 4 times a year
Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) is the UK charity for patient safety and justice. We are recruiting new Trustees to join our successful board and are offering the opportunity to become a Trainee Trustee with training and mentoring before taking up formal responsibilities. This is an exciting opportunity to share leadership of this unique and well respected charity. We are particularly interested to hear from people with one or more of the following attributes: finance/Treasurer ability; health professionals with some patient safety background; experience of avoidable harm as a patient/family member; fundraising experience/knowledge; lawyers with clinical negligence background. We take ...
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Marine Life and Conservation Charity seeks new Trustee with legal expertise

Closing Date
21 February 2021
Location
All meetings held online
Time Commitment
8-12 hours a month
Registered charity Olive Ridley Project (ORP) is looking for an enthusiastic Legal Expert to join our Board of Trustees. About ORP ORP is on a mission to protect sea turtles and their habitats. We do this through rescue and rehabilitation of injured sea turtles, scientific research, and education and community outreach programs. We run a marine turtle rescue centre in Baa Atoll, Maldives - the first such facility of its kind in the Maldives - with a resident veterinarian, and a sea turtle rehabilitation centre in North Malé Atoll, Maldives. Since its initial startup in the Maldives, ORP has expanded to ...
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Polka Theatre in Wimbledon seeks new Trustee – legal skills welcomed

Closing Date
22 February 2021
Location
East Merton
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
Reopening in spring 2021 following a major redevelopment, Polka is seeking energetic and talented volunteers to join our Board of Trustees at this exciting time. A major focus for Polka and its Trustees over the next few years will be to deliver a successful reopening of the building alongside a reimagined, revitalised and more sustainable organisation. Following a governance review and skills audit, we are looking to appoint up to four Trustees during 2021, with particular skills, experience and attributes that will complement current Trustees: Creative working within Arts/Performance Charity Development Operational and Venue Management IT/ Digital Technology Commercial Development/Venue ...
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Social housing provider Local Space seeks new Trustee – governance and law expertise sought

Closing Date
23 February 2021
Location
London E15
Time Commitment
up to 25 days / £4k per annum
Local Space is a dynamic and unique registered provider of social housing. Many of our tenants and communities are facing challenging times - and that will continue for the foreseeable future. Our ambitions are huge and transformational; it is therefore important that we have a governance and strategic framework that moves our agenda forward. To support this, we are looking for 2 individuals to join our dedicated Board. We want to see people who have a keen interest and competence in understanding communities as well as the importance of focusing on customers. The issue of diversity and equality is important ...
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The Foreign Policy Centre seeks new Trustees (NFP or think tank governance and related law expertise sought)

Closing Date
24 February 2021
Location
London
Time Commitment
5-10 days a year
The Foreign Policy Centre, an international affairs think tank, is seeking to recruit new members for its Advisory Council and its Board of Trustees. Job Description The Foreign Policy Centre (FPC), an international affairs think tank, is seeking to recruit new members for its Advisory Council and identify suitable candidates to join its Board of Directors (Trustees). Trustees have formal governance responsibilities while the Advisory Council is a looser affiliation, but both roles would work with the Executive Director and Chair of Trustees to help advise the staff team and build the FPC’s capacity. At this time, we are looking ...
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Haemochromatosis UK seeks new Trustee

Closing Date
28 February 2021
Location
Online
Time Commitment
5-6 days a year
Genetic haemochromatosis is the UK’s most common inheritable genetic condition, directly affecting over 380,000 people. Genetic haemochromatosis can cause liver disease, cancer, heart disease, chronic fatigue, diabetes, severe joint pain, sexual health issues and neurological issues. We are seeking additional members of the public to join our Board of Trustees, which oversees our charity’s work. Each Trustee brings their own unique perspective to the table, to inform key decisions that shape the future of our charity. As a Trustee, you will support the development of the charity’s strategy, provide specialist skills in support of our executive team (when requested) and ensure ...
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Blue Ventures Conservation seeks new Trustees

Closing Date
28 February 2021
Location
Virtual
Time Commitment
Quarterly board meetings + sub-committee
Blue Ventures Conservation - Rebuilding fisheries with coastal communities Blue Ventures develops locally-led approaches to marine management that benefit people and nature alike. By listening and responding to basic needs, we design our models to catalyse and sustain marine conservation, unlocking the potential of coastal communities to manage their resources. We work in places where the ocean is vital to local cultures and economies, and are committed to advancing the rights of small-scale fishers throughout the coastal tropics. Blue Ventures is currently seeking new members of our board of trustees. Role of the Board of Trustees Blue Ventures’ Board of ...
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Marine Conservation charity seeks new Trustee – familiarity with charity legal affairs welcomed

Closing Date
28 February 2021
Location
Bristol
Time Commitment
Quarterly board meetings
Our client is a marine conservation charity, working in places where the ocean is vital to local cultures and economies and committed to protecting marine biodiversity. They are seeking to recruit an Independent Trustee to join their Board. Location: Head Office is based in Bristol, board meetings are held online and may require occasional in-person attendance. Hours: Trustees are required to prepare for and attend quarterly board meetings as well as sub-committee meetings, and any ad hoc initiatives that are required. Duration: Successful applicants will serve a three-year term with potential for re-appointment for a maximum of one additional term ...
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Beyond Autism seeks new Trustees – law expertise welcomed

Closing Date
16 March 2021
Location
Wandsworth, SW London
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
We are seeking experienced individuals to join the BeyondAutism Board of Trustees. We are keen to hear from individuals with expertise in education and who have experience of working at a senior leadership level in service delivery. This opportunity is both exciting and significant as you will plan a key role in shaping our future development and growth. Ideally candidates will have: Knowledge and understanding of educational and/or children’s environment policy and law Experience of working in an educational setting, in a leadership position Experience of working with a board, either as an executive or board member in the charity, ...
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Trestle Theatre Company in St Albans seeks new Trustee – legal expertise sought

Closing Date
31 March 2021
Location
St Albans
Time Commitment
Quarterly board meetings + away day
Trestle Theatre Company is a mask & physical theatre company that has been delivering education workshops & training since 1981. Our mission is to inspire creativity through participation & dialogue & our ever-engaging masks. Following a staffing restructure in November 2019 & the consequent challenges that COVID 19 has bought to the sector this year, Trestle Theatre Company are looking for new Trustees to join them on the next phase of their journey as they move into their 40th Birthday year. Trestle is committed to its Board being representative of the communities we work with. We welcome applications from people ...
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Age UK Nottingham seeks a new Trustee with legal expertise

Closing Date
20 April 2021
Location
Nottinghamshire
Time Commitment
Please enquire on application
Our Trustees are the people who lead the charity and decide how it is run. Being a Trustee at Age UK Notts means making decisions that will impact on people’s lives. As a Trustee you will make a difference to your local community and through the wider Age UK Network, to society as a whole. What is the purpose of this role? Age UK Notts has a Board of Trustees with between 7 and 10 Trustees. Our Trustees ensure Age UK Notts has a clear strategy, and that our work and goals are in line with our vision. The Trustees ...
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