South Bristol Advice Service
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About South Bristol Advice Services

South Bristol Advice Services is a local Independent advice service.  Our main Aim is the prevention of poverty, with a particular focus on those in the greatest need. To achieve this we offer specialist and generalist advice and advocacy in Welfare benefit and Debt Advice .We have a number of specific projects for vulnerable clients for additional help in claiming and maintaining welfare benefits. We have a Debt Team that provide advice Face 2 Face ,By Phone ,Digitally or by referral.

South Bristol Advice Services Trustee role and responsibilities:

  • Supporting South Bristol Advice Services to achieve its aims and objectives.
  • Ensuring the charity functions within its legal and financial requirements.
  • Supporting the strategic direction of the organisation.
  • Using any specific skills, knowledge or experience you have to help the board of trustees reach sound decisions.
  • Taking part in monthly board meetings, and offer additional time between meetings.

We are looking for trustees with:

  • A commitment to the organisation and its Aims and objectives who lives ,or works or who has a connection with the South Bristol Area
  • Time to offer to the charity.
  • Strategic vision.
  • Good, independent judgment.
  • An ability to think creatively.
  • An ability to work effectively as a member of a team.
  • A willingness to accept the legal duties and responsibilities of trusteeship. (Training available)

The board of Trustees currently needs.

        A Treasurer

        And 2 Trustees

Closing Date: 
Sunday, 30 June, 2019 - 15:45
How to Apply: 

Telephone: 01179038415

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Contact Person: 
Gill Morris
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Postal Address: 
The Withywood Centre Queens Road Bishopsworth Bristol BS13 8QA