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Inspire Youth
Description of the role:

Inspire Youth Yorkshire is seeking to recruit a number of passionate individuals into the role of charity trustee, where you will take part in shaping and directing the organisation and ensuring that it operates legally within the regulations set by the Charity Commission.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

We are particularly looking for trustees with knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas:
• Experience of and a compassion for working with young people
• Digital transformation and digital delivery skills
• Fundraising
• Social media/marketing/PR/campaigning
• Financial and accounting
• Human resources processes and employment law

We welcome applications from all individuals who feel they have the skills and experience to fulfil the role. We would encourage applications from individuals who are from backgrounds not currently represented on our board as we seek to broaden the diversity of our trustees. Appointments will be made on merit alone.

Practical information:

You will need to be able to commit to attending Board Meetings 4 times a year, plus an AGM and conference. Additional calls on your time may be required on occasion; for example, with your specific expertise you may be asked to provide some insight and support to the Chief Executive.

Board meetings are held locally to Knaresborough or on Zoom.


Additional Information
DBS check needed: No
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Over 18s
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: Yes
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 29.06.2021
Organisation Information

We offer a service that meets the needs of the ever-changing world, which is adaptive and responsive for young people aged 8-18 across the Harrogate district and surrounding areas.

All our youth services are based on listening to young people and working with them to make sure they get the best out of all the activities or allowing young people to have a voice and educating others to understand them and their experiences.