We are recruiting new Trustees At HomeStart Caithness
13th September 2017
Can you spare a couple of hours a month to help change lives?
The role of the Trustee.
You may bring a particular expertise to the board, such as professional skills in finance, IT, business, personnel management or marketing and PR, but equally as important are listening and communication skills, commitment and common sense.
Attend Board meetings. These are held every eight weeks or so and do not usually last more than an hour. All relevant papers are sent out at least one week in advance.
You may be required to attend other meetings occasionally and help with the strategic planning and direction of the organization.
Our commitment to you
You will receive induction and ongoing training.
The opportunity to meet up with other Trustees from Home-Starts in Scotland and across the UK.
We pay your expenses.
We hold social events for our Trustees and Volunteers.
If you are interested please get in touch.
For an application pack or an informal chat about the work that we do, please contact Rosemary Smith on 07526626141 / 01955 609163
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us via Facebook.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Become a Home-Start Trustee and help local parents build better lives for their children.
Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/homestartcaithness
Our website: http://www.homestartcaithness.org.uk
Home-Start UK Website: https://www.home-start.org.uk
HomeStart training course for new volunteers starts in October. to find phone or email (See the poster).
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visited V&A Dundee this week to celebrate over 10,000 people taking part in free family workshops since the museum opened. The First Minister also met with Home-Start Dundee, a local charity which supports families with young children through a range of issues including post-natal depression, isolation, physical health problems and bereavement.
The staff team at HomeStart Caithness are taking part in the Kilt Walk in Aberdeen to raise fund for the group that assists families and young children. Sunday 2nd June 2019.
Come on the next Volunteer Preparation Course. Wednesdays - 10am - 2.30pm May 22nd, 29th and June 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th.
Robert Smith has signed up for the Kilt Walk in Edinburgh on September 17th to raise money in aid of Home-Start Caithness. "I spent my childhood in Caithness and have decided to support their local branch of Home-Start.
Could you volunteer for Home-Start Caithness? We are a family charity that works with young families who need a little extra support and friendship. We need both men and women who have parenting experience to join our team of dedicated volunteers and befriend a family that needs just that little extra support.
The latest newsletter from HomeStart Caithness gives updates on what has been happening to the groups in the past few months. To read the news letter Click HERE.
Home-Start Caithness is currently recruiting Home-Visiting volunteers to provide families with one-to-one support. If you are looking for a new challenge this year, why not invest two hours a week of your time and make a lasting difference to a local family.
Trustees Week is running from 4th November to 10th Novermber 2013 to highlight the valuable contribition people who join the boards of charity groups make to their communities. Trustees and directors of the boards of thousands of local charities make it possible for charities to run legally.
Home Start Caithness were presented with a Volunteer Friendly Award at a gathering in Thurso recently. Lord Lieutenant of Caithness, Anne Dunnet presented the award to Home-Start Caithness staff, Rachel & Dorothy and Linda who is one of the volunteers that visit families..