We are currently recruiting for new Board Members!
Ever wanted to use your talents and expertise to enhance and improve the lives of people with mental ill health or in emotional distress?
Mindspace Limited, one of Scotland’s most exciting mental health charities, based in Perth, offers an experienced Counselling Service alongside Scotland’s first independent Recovery College and Peer Support Hub working with hundreds of people across the county.
We are looking for enthusiastic, community-minded and experienced individuals of any age and background with financial or technological skills to help our charity to succeed. The Board is responsible for the overall governance of the organisation and we are seeking to recruit new Trustees who will strengthen and complement our existing Board members.
What you bring:- commitment, experience, passion, drive and enthusiasm, alongside a good sense of humour.
The role:- support the organisation to meet its legal, financial and ethical obligations whilst providing an outstanding service to the people of Perth and Kinross.
The Commitment:- available to meet on average 6 times per annum for early evening Board meetings.
Whilst all applications are appreciated, Mindspace particularly welcomes submissions from groups currently under-represented on its Board including men, people with disabilities, ethnic minorities and people aged under 50.
Interested? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for an information pack.
Becoming a Board member maybe a great way for you to use your skills and experience to lend support and help shape the organisation.
The Board members of Mindspace all bring a wide range of interests, professional and private, to the organisation which are of value when setting policy and directing the priorities. Such experience is welcomed and we aim to achieve the highest standards of governance through openness and transparency.
Mindspace principle aims centre around being involved in Perth and Kinross in all matters concerning the relief of suffering related to having a mental illness and promoting good positive mental health. The recent progress made in establishing a Recovery College demonstrates how we as a service are moving in response to client’s changing needs and that we are open to new ways of working and opportunities.
Responsibilities of a Board Member include;
Mindspace Counselling Service and Mindspace Recovery College are part of Mindspace Limited, a Company Limited by Guarantee No 180643 and a Registered Charity SC002072 in Scotland.