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UK - Young Trustee

Closing date: 9am Friday 15th January 2016.
Salary: Unpaid, voluntary position.
Location: Quarterly meetings in Waterloo, London, UK (full details in Terms of Reference)

  • Are you aged 18-25?
  • Are you passionate about the power and potential of young people to lead change?
  • Interested in International Development?
  • Would like to be a Trustee of an international agency with a growing reputation…?

………then joining the board of Restless Development may be for you.

The Restless Development International Board of Trustees are the ultimate governance body for the organisation, overseeing the organisation’s resources and ultimately responsible for the strategy, operations and financial management of Restless Development. The Trustees serve on a voluntary basis, and meet quarterly in London, serving on at least one Trustees Committee (meeting quarterly) as well as additional meetings when required.

We are currently recruiting for a Young Trustee aged between 18 to 25 to join our International Board of Trustees. The purpose to recruit a young Trustee is to bring the experience and voice of youth to our Board of Trustees as well as to be representative of our work and deliver as an organisation.

In all of our trustees we look for great interpersonal skills and a passion for international development and the role of young people in society. Beyond that, our Young Trustees bring their experience, views and opinions from a youthful perspective to complement our current board’s skill sets. Ideally, we are looking for a candidate who may have previously volunteered with Restless Development or who has extensive knowledge of the organisation and what we are looking to achieve.

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To apply for this role, please submit an expression of interest (maximum two pages) outlining why you think you may be suitable for the position of Trustee and an up to date CV to jobs@restlessdevelopment.org stating the following job reference - Young Trustee.

The closing date for this position is 9am Friday 15th January 2016.