We are currently seeking to recruit committed, talented and energetic people to serve on our Board of Trustees. Having reviewed the skills of our current Board, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from those with strong skills, professional experience or lived experience in one or more of the following areas:
- Social care
- Supporting vulnerable groups
- People living with a disability
- Working with offenders
Local Solutions is a charity delivering a wide range of services that support vulnerable groups across the Liverpool City Region and North Wales including homelessness, domestic abuse, carers support and social care services. Our Mission is to Build Resilience, Raise Aspirations and Improve Lives.
The Board plays a key role in the development and governance of the charity.
Trustees will need to be able to commit to six bimonthly Board meetings per annum, held on weekday evenings in Liverpool, as well as an annual Board Away Day. Trustees will also be invited to attend events throughout the year, such as Local Solutions’ Long Service Awards, Project launches and Carer of the Year events.
The Chairman and Chief Executive intend to hold an open meeting for applicants in order to give some more information on the charity. If, following the meeting, applicants wish to formally apply, detailed CVs will be required, and individual interviews will be arranged.