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Topic: Join Our Team: Become a Community Representative at Action West London
Posted by: Action West London
Date/Time: 17/05/23 16:33:00

Are you passionate about making a difference in your community? Do you believe in empowering people to improve their lives? If so, we have an exciting opportunity that might just be perfect for you! Action West London, a dynamic charity committed to addressing social exclusion, is seeking a Community Representative to join our dedicated Board of Trustees.

About Action West London
Action West London (AWL) is a respected charity that has been serving the local community for over 20 years. Our mission is to help disadvantaged individuals, particularly those facing social and economic exclusion, to change their lives through employment, education, and enterprise. Our work spans several key areas including supporting young people at risk, assisting job seekers, aiding refugees, and providing educational and training opportunities.

The Role
As a Community Representative on our Board of Trustees, you will play a crucial role in guiding the strategic direction of AWL. You will bring your local knowledge, insights, and passion to the table, helping us to make decisions that best serve our community.

Your primary responsibilities will include:
Providing a voice for the local community in board meetings
Helping to shape the strategic direction of the charity
Collaborating with other trustees to oversee the charity's governance
Assisting in the development and implementation of AWL's policies and goals
Advocating for AWL within your networks

What We're Looking For

We welcome applications from individuals who are committed to our mission and have a deep understanding of the community we serve. You should have:

A strong connection to and understanding of the West London community
A passion for social change and a belief in the power of employment, education, and enterprise to transform lives
Excellent communication skills and a collaborative approach
Integrity, independence, and good judgement
Previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial but is not essential. We are particularly interested in hearing from candidates who can bring diverse perspectives to our board.

Why Join Us

Serving as a trustee for AWL offers the unique opportunity to make a significant impact in your community. You will:

Gain valuable experience in leadership, strategic planning, and charity governance
Have the opportunity to influence the direction of a respected local charity
Work alongside a dedicated team of trustees and staff members
Be at the forefront of effecting social change in West London

Apply Today

Join us in making a difference. If you believe in the power of community action and want to be a part of a team that's transforming lives in West London, we want to hear from you!

For more information on how to apply, please visit our website at www.actionwestlondon.org.uk or email us at gary.buckley@actionwestlondon.org.uk

Please note, this is a voluntary role. However, reasonable expenses will be covered. The closing date for applications is may 31st

Action West London is committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Together, we can create positive change in West London. Apply today to become a Community Representative on our Board of Trustees. We look forward to welcoming you to our team!


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