Details of Role:
We are looking for an experienced professional, ideally with previous experience of working at board level, to join our Board of Trustees. This role requires strong team work, independent judgment and ideally experience of working in special educational needs and / or disabilities. We are looking for someone to fulfil a fundamental role in the strategic development of the organisation; supporting the board to fulfil their responsibilities in the overall governance and strategic direction of the charity. You’ll be working with a team of committed, enthusiastic trustees supporting the work of Supportive Parents.
Supportive Parents have been providing information, advice and support about SEND to children, young people and their parents and carers for thirty years. Supportive Parents now delivers the ‘SENDIAS’ (Special Educational Needs & Disability Information Advice & Support) service for three local authorities; Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire. Originally set up as a charity in 1989 by local parents and professionals we remain as responsive and firmly focused as ever, ensuring that children, young people and their parents or carers get the help they need.
As a Trustee with Supportive Parents you will be expected to attend and contribute to regular board meetings and undertake associated work in between meetings as necessary.
Responsibilities may include:
How to Apply: Please send a CV and cover letter stating your interest in the role, how your skills and experience are relevant to the role and how you can add value to the board. Please send your application to: .uk