Chair of Trustees

The MAZI Project
The MAZI Project
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 31 October, 2023 - 11:45
Contract Type: 
20-25 per year for a 2-3 year term
Details of Role: 

This is an exciting opportunity to join The MAZI Project on their board as Chair of Trustees!

The MAZI Project is seeking to appoint a Chair of Trustees to hold the Board and Executive Team to account for the Charity’s mission and vision, provide inclusive leadership to the Board of Trustees, support the Chief Executive, and ensure that the Board functions as a unit, working closely to achieve agreed objectives.

We offer a full induction, along with ongoing training and development opportunities. All reasonable expenses will be reimbursed. 

What we’re looking for: 

  • You will have a proven, professional track record of leadership 
  • You will share our vision, and ambition to take a leading role in our journey to be recognised as an outstanding organisation. 
  • A broad knowledge and understanding of the Food & Youth sector & current issues affecting it  
  • Ideally, you will have experience of charity governance and working with or as part of a Board of Trustees. 

Time commitment:

The expected time of commitment over the course of a year is:

  • Four evenings for Board meetings (typically two hours each)
  • An annual strategy day (typically two hours)
  • Four sub-Committee meetings (typically two hours), 
  • At least one session volunteering at the weekly aMAZIng food box packing in Southville
How to Apply: 

We are committed to having a Board that represents the people we work alongside in our services.

We welcome all applications, including those from under-represented backgrounds. Whether you are an experienced trustee or want to take your first step at Board level, if you have the enthusiasm, insight, and commitment to help us increase our reach and impact, then we would like to hear from you.

We have a firm commitment to encouraging fairness and diversity in our workforce and we welcome applications from disabled people and those from BAME backgrounds.

To apply, please email with your CV and any relevant experience. Full role description attached. 

Contact Person: 
Melanie Vaxevankis
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