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Opportunity Type: Long-term Commitment
District: East Herts, Hertsmere, North Herts
Location: From home, Indoor, Event
Time of day: Full Working Week, Weekday Mornings, Weekday Afternoons
Practical Considerations: Meetings are held in Ware and Bishop’s Stortford.
Requirements (additional): Will require references
Suitable for: 18 – 25 year olds, Aged 26 and over, University students, Older People, People with a visual impairment, People with restricted mobility
Suitable for volunteers interested in: Trusteeship & Governance
Does this opportunity provide wheelchair access?: Yes
• Commitment and availability to attend trustee board meetings • Willingness to provide ‘hands-on’ operational support to the Chief Executive • Effective communication skills and willingness to participate actively in discussion • Willingness to gain knowledge of local needs and resources • Commitment to the aims, principles and policies of the Citizens Advice service, including those relating to equal opportunities, independence and social policy • Willingness and ability to act in the best interests of the charity • Ability to understand and accept their responsibilities and liabilities as trustees and employers • Willingness to participate in democratic process which develops Citizens Advice service policies by area and nationally • Numeracy to the extent required to understand charity’s accounts with the support of a treasurer • Willingness and ability to learn, and to develop and examine their own attitudes • Ability to think creatively and strategically, and exercise good, independent judgement • Ability to work effectively as a member of a dynamic team • Fundraising, marketing or premises management expertise desirable