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Orb Community Arts
Description of the role:

Orb Community Enterprise is a mental health and wellbeing charity providing a supportive creative space for vulnerable individuals.

We are seeking a volunteer Treasurer to join our Board to oversee all matters financial. Day to day finances are managed by the Operations Manager and your role will be to support them in the preparation of the accounts, quarterly reporting to the Board, budgeting, forecasting and associated financial policies.

The ideal candidate will have a strong financial background and be pro-active and hands on.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

Strong financial background, knowledge of charity sector finances would be great but not essential.

Practical information:

The role will not be time consuming with attendance at Orb's Board meetings held quarterly and ideally a monthly catch up with the Operations Manager / Strategic Director.


Additional Information
DBS check needed: Yes
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Over 18s
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: Yes
The garage
Elephant and Castle Yard
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 06.10.2023
Organisation Information

Orb Community Enterprise is a specialist creative community arts and wellbeing organisation operating as Orb Community Arts. It was founded in 2004 and we are based in The Garage, Elephant Castle Yard, Knaresborough, HG5 0EQ. We support people from across the whole of the Harrogate and Rural district of North Yorkshire.

Please get in touch if you would like to get involved, get creative, get connected and do something positive for your mental health and wellbeing - singing, writing, art, ukulele, gardening, cooking, drama, yoga, textiles, events, guitar, 1 to 1 progression support and a regular newsletter to help you stay creative, stay well and stay connected with your community.

Orb promotes positive mental health and provides better life opportunities to those experiencing poor mental health through engagement in creative activities, learning, performance and volunteering. We help people overcome isolation, build skills and confidence, improve their well-being and play a valued role in the local community. Everyone has mental health - sometimes it's good and sometimes it's bad - and Orb works to help keep people well in the community as well those experiencing longer term problems. Whether you want to access support or maybe volunteer, it's always worth getting in touch.

Charity number: 1112425