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DASH - Trustee

Details of the Charity:

The Disablement Association Hillingdon (DASH) is a charity providing advice, support, and activities that allow disabled people who are a resident of Hillingdon to take control of their lives and become more independent, confident, and part of the community. The organisation offers advice and support for people with a disability and a range of sporting and recreational activities all focused on encouraging people to socialize with one another.

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

In this role, you will be responsible for directing the affairs of DASH ensuring it is solvent, well-run, and deliver charitable outcomes for the benefit of the public. As a Trustee volunteer, you will learn a set of skills such as governance expertise, financial literacy, strategic thinking, risk management, and ethical decision-making.

Typical duties include:

  • Ensuring DASH complies with charity law, and with the requirements of the Charity Commission
  • Preparing reports on what the charity has achieved and Annual Returns and accounts 
  • Maintaining accurate and detailed records of all trust-related activities
  • Communicating regularly with the beneficiaries and keeping them informed about the trust performance

Please note, this role requires a minimum 12 months commitment.

Additional Benefits:

  • Volunteering Hours to go towards the Brunel Volunteers Award
  • Volunteering achievement recognised on your HEAR Transcript

  • Interested? Apply below:
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  • If you are an international student which visa do you hold?
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