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CALLING ALL #GIRLDREAMERS!

Part of what we do at GirlDreamer is making sure we create access to opportunity. Whether you want to get involved with us here at GirlDreamer, volunteer, find a job or a Trustee vacancy – here’s the place to know what’s going on and how to get involved!

 

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November 4, 2020

Partnerships Associate – The Cares Family

The Cares Family is looking for an experienced corporate fundraiser to help us raise £200,000 a year in repeat and new business donations, and to deliver partnerships that bring meaning to both the charity and our partner businesses. Please note, the role is London based and the salary is £30,000 (negotiable for exceptional candidates).

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October 30, 2020

Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation – Trustees

The Polden Puckham Charitable Foundation (PPCF) is a grant giving trust with Quaker family roots. We aim to contribute to the development of a just society based on a commitment to nonviolence and environmental sustainability.

We want to grow our trustee board by up to a third – to bring in the strengths, skills, experience and energy that we need to set an exciting and effective future strategy for the foundation, and to identify the change-makers and work we need to support in the coming years.

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October 30, 2020

Craft Council – Trustees

The Crafts Council is the national charity for the UK craft sector. We inspire making, empower learning and nurture craft businesses at a time when the public’s interest in making has never been more popular. With our new public space for craft opening and our fiftieth anniversary in 2021 this is a really exciting time to join the Board.

You don’t need to have been a charity trustee before but you will be an active supporter of the Crafts Council bringing your particular expertise to the Board.

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October 31, 2020

Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust – Trustees

Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust are seeking new Trustees to join us and help us continue to develop our offer and visitor experience.

Operating over 50 years our mission is to preserve the unique underground caverns, mines, and waterways which date back 428 million years and which played a major part in shaping both the Industrial Revolution and the development of canals as major transport links. Our site is part of the recently recognised UNESCO Black County Geopark so it is an exciting time to be joining us.

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October 20, 2020

Book Aid International – Trustee

Book Aid International is the UK’s leading book donation and library development charity. We work in over 25 countries, bringing the gift of reading to millions of people who would otherwise have no access to books. In 2019 we sent 1,211,423 books to over 130 organisations around the world and raised over £2 million to fund our work, entirely from voluntary income.

As a member of the Board of Trustees you will help set the strategic aims, objectives and direction of the charity. The skills and knowledge you will bring must include experience in and knowledge of the UK charity fundraising sector.

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November 6, 2020

Funding For All – Trustees

Funding for All mentors small charities, voluntary organisations and community groups from across Kent and Medway. We specialise in bid writing skills, funding strategy, business planning, marketing and communications, tendering, legacies, gift aid and developing budgets.

Whether you are an experienced trustee or wanting to take your first steps at board level, we want to hear from you. The role is unpaid but reasonable expenses will be reimbursed.

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October 28, 2020

The Steel Charitable Trust – Trustees

The Steel Charitable Trust is an endowed registered charity (272384) that makes grants of over £1m a year to UK registered charities and charitable organisations working in the areas of Arts & Heritage, Education, Environment, Health and Social or Economic Disadvantage.

We are specifically looking for one Trustee with a qualification in accountancy and/or extensive professional experience of accounts or investments.

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November 3, 2020

The Multiplier – The Cares Family

The Multiplier is a new leadership programme designed to identify and support bridge-builders working in their own communities in their own ways to build connection in a disconnecting time. Multipliers will be given £10,000 and have coaching, leadership training and a film made about their work. This will take place through remote and in-person workshops over eight months from January 2021

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December 13, 2020

Become a Podcast Producer

‘WADUP’ is a collective of young people and audio producers. We exist to unlock audio storytelling for young people everywhere so they can speak for themselves about what matters to them. WADUP producers get free 1-2-1 coaching with experienced audio producers to create their first podcast episodes. They also work with producers across the world through WADUP story cells.

The theme of WADUP Season 02 is ”Stories of Connection’.

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October 30, 2020

Bi Pride UK – Secretary to the Trustee Board

Bi Pride UK’s Secretary will provide structural support to the Trustee Board, and oversee the Head of Volunteer Management. This volunteer will facilitate the smooth governance of Bi Pride UK, being responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Board, including coordinating and taking minutes at Trustee meetings and Trustees and Heads meetings, and liaising with the Chair and the Legal Trustee to ensure that all governance processes, policies and procedures are complete and up-to-date.

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October 30, 2020

Community Engagement Trustee

This Trustee will have experience of developing community relationships and building community-focused initiatives, though this does not need to be specific to bi communities. They will be working with our Head of Education and Outreach and the wider Education and Outreach team to build Bi Pride UK’s local engagement work across the UK; this team includes our regional outreach work, our corporate training delivery team, our UK Prides team who get Bi Pride UK volunteers to 30 Prides annually, and our research and impact team.

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October 30, 2020

Bi Pride UK – Events Trustee

This volunteer will provide events-specific strategic and delivery expertise on the Board, and will oversee the Head of Events. We are now in a position to focus on growing the events team and exploring new avenues for creating Pride spaces (both physical and virtual) in 2021 and beyond. This Trustee will therefore be a critical part of the team, working with the Head of Events and their team to ensure that we can deliver the highest quality events throughout the calendar year.

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October 31, 2020

Four Trustees @ Girlguiding

Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK, empowering them to be their best and face the challenges of growing up today.

We’re recruiting up to four new trustees with a range of governance skills, to join our board and help us deliver Girlguiding’s new 2020+ strategy. We would like to particularly encourage those from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds, people belonging to minority religions, LGBT people and people with disabilities or long-term conditions to apply, to increase the diversity of the current board and bring fresh perspectives through their lived experience.

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October 31, 2020

Remote Trustee @ Blood Cancer UK

Blood Cancer UK are a community dedicated to beating blood cancer by funding research and supporting those affected. Since 1960, we’ve invested over £500 million in blood cancer research, transforming treatments and saving lives.

We are looking for four exceptional people to join us as trustees who can help ensure that we have a high performing Board during a period that we may end up looking back on as among the most crucial in our history.

You do not need previous Board experience and a particular welcome for those from marginalised backgrounds/those with lived experience.

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GIRLDREAMER GUEST BLOGGER

Have something you’re passionate about and would like the platform to amplify your message? Well, we have an award-winning blogging platform waiting for you to contribute to! All you have to do is submit a blog idea/topic and once approved, write away! All credit will go to you along with your handles for our audience to find you. Click below to download the guidelines to get you started.

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October 30, 2020

Chair of Trustees @ Self Management UK

Self Management UK is the UK’s leading provider of self-management patient support services. We have delivered programmes for over 150,000 people around the Country and are widely recognised as a leading player in this field.

The Chair will hold the Board and Executive Team to account for the Charity’s mission and vision, providing inclusive leadership to the Board of Trustees, ensuring the Board works collaboratively as a team and with the Chief Executive.

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October 26, 2020

Treasurer @ Kidscape

Kidscape is a bullying prevention charity providing practical support to children, families and schools to help stop bullying and keep children safe.

Our new Treasurer will have demonstrable experience in financial management and strategy, a proven ability to communicate and explain financial information to others; and have an appreciation for the role and responsibilities of being a Trustee (although you do not have to have been a Trustee before.

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October 23, 2020

Startup 54: My Digital Upgrade

Foundervine are excited to be bringing their flagship, immersive enterprise program Startup 54 to the West Midlands for the very first time. It’s a very simple model; you have 54 hours to form a team around an innovative idea, refine and build it into a viable business model, then pitch it to investor judges. Find out more: https://www.foundervine.com/startup54

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December 31, 2020

Global Girls Network Member

We felt inspired by all the women taking leadership roles and hoped we could inspire all girls to be their own boss, while tackling some of the world’s biggest issues! In short, our aim is to inspire and initiate a global movement run by strong independent females. The available roles are as followed: Social media manager Podcasting Writing &/ Performing Art Website Manager Blogging Recruiting / Interviewing

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October 31, 2020

YOUNG TRUSTEE @ Off The Record

Off the Record Bath and North East Somerset (OTR) improves the emotional health and wellbeing of young people. We want every young person in Bath and North East Somerset and beyond to be emotionally healthy, confident and empowered in themselves. We are looking for at least one new trustee to help us ensure young people’s needs and views are at the heart of how the charity operates.

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October 26, 2020

RAAH FEST 2020

RAAH. Fest is a charity online music festival which aims to amplify the voices of young people in the UK affected by the refugee crisis, human trafficking and racial discrimination. RAAH is now seeking volunteers for their HUGE online festival taking place on September 26th. This can be helping RAAH post on social media, working with the press team to find new contacts, getting creative with the graphics group, writing for our newsletter, becoming part of the charity liaison team and so much more!
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