Trustee CIC Director/Chair and Vice Chair

Cymoedd Creadigol is looking for a Chair of the Board of Directors to help strengthen the governance and to steer the organisation into the next five years. The role of the Chair is to provide leadership and direction to the Board of Directors whilst upholding Cymoedd Creadigol’s core values. We are looking for someone who has an understanding and empathy of the work we do, as well as having previous experience of committee/trustee involvement.

We are also looking for a Vice Chair, who can also bring new experience into the organisation, while supporting the work of the Chair, Directors and staff.

Cymoedd Creadigol
Closing Date: 28 February 2024

Summary:

Cymoedd Creadigol is looking for a Chair of the Board of Directors to help strengthen the governance and to steer the organisation into the next five years. The role of the Chair is to provide leadership and direction to the Board of Directors whilst upholding Cymoedd Creadigol’s core values. We are looking for someone who has an understanding and empathy of the work we do, as well as having previous experience of committee/trustee involvement.

We are also looking for a Vice Chair, who can also bring new experience into the organisation, while supporting the work of the Chair, Directors and staff.

About Cymoedd Creadigol:

We are a team of community artists, educators and professionals that have a passion for Welsh Culture and the Arts. We believe that access to creative experiences is fundamental to everyone’s life and aim to offer opportunities for all. We focus on social and creative outcomes, that support the development of confident individuals and the regeneration of communities.

We want our board to better reflect the communities we serve across Wales, in order to broaden our thinking and bring richness to our decision making. Therefore, we are actively encouraging applications from people who are black, Asian, or a minoritized ethnicity, disabled, LGBTQ+ and/or have varying levels of educational attainment. We also welcome applications from younger people aged 18 to 30 and those with Welsh Language skills.

Meetings can be held quarterly and via Zoom/Teams so location is no barrier.
This is a voluntary commitment, although expenses for attending meetings can be reimbursed.

Chair Job Role:

The role of the Chair is to provide leadership and direction to the Board of Directors. The Chair’s aim is to enable the Board to fulfil their responsibilities for the overall good governance and strategic direction of the organisation reflecting Cymoeddm Creadigol’s core values. The Chair will ensure that the organisation complies with its governing document, company law and any other relevant legislation and/or regulations to make sure that the organisation pursues its objects as defined in its governing document. The Chair’s role is also to work in partnership with the other Trustees and support the employees, helping them achieve the aims of the organisation; and to optimise the relationship between the Board of Directors and the staff, acting as a figurehead or spokesperson when required.

Download the full Chair job description here

Vice Chair Job Role:

We are seeking a Vice Chair to support the role of the Chair and provide additional leadership and guidance and direction to the Board of Directors. The Vice Chair will also ensure all Board activity is in line with regulatory requirements and the organisation’s objectives, while setting an example of good governance via strategic planning. The Vice Chair’s will also support the Chair and the Board in helping the staff to fulfil their responsibilities for the overall good of the organisation.
Additionally, you will assist the chair in ensuring that the organisation complies with its governing document, company law and any other relevant legislation and/or regulations to make sure that the organisation pursues its objects as defined in its governing document. The Vice Chair’s role is also to work in partnership with the other Directors to support the employees, helping them achieve the aims of the organisation; and to optimise the working relationship between the Board of Directors and the staff, acting as an additional figurehead or spokesperson when required.

Download the full Vice Chair job description here

Additional Information:

Location: Rhondda Cynon Taff

Contract type/length: Fixed

Hours: Variable

Salary: Redeemable expenses if required

Closing Date: 28th of February

Interview date: First week of March

To Apply:

Download the Recruitment and Monitoring form here  and the Trustee Declaration form here

Send your completed CV to tom.addiscott91@gmail.com

Should you be interested in exploring this opportunity please contact:
Tom Addiscott at tom.addiscott91@gmail.com &
Julian Gardner at creativekitchenmusic@aol.com

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