We currently have vacancies for Trustees of Coventry Pride
Before proceeding to apply for this position please read the information on this page fully.
General expectations of Coventry Pride Trustees
As a trustee of Coventry pride you will be expected to take on a specific area of the charities work to oversee and co-ordinate (this ranges from Publicity, booking entertainment, Sponsorship, Fundraising, Volunteer co-ordination). The board of trustees have a fixed meeting each month (this is electronically if you cannot attend in person. On average a non – named Trustee (not Chair, Vice-Chair, Treasurer or Secretary) will put in roughly 4-6 hours per week, this may be through research, checking e-mails, attending meetings etc. As a part of the community engagement that Coventry Pride undertakes you may be required to work with Children and Vulnerable adults.
We welcome applications from all members of the community in Coventry (If you are not a Coventry resident you can still apply but please tell us about your links to Coventry in the additional information section of the application form), as a board we try to ensure that the board reflects the beautifully diverse LGBT+ community of Coventry, and all experience levels, don’t let your own perceived experience put you off applying.
The application process to becoming a Trustee of Coventry Pride:
- Applications are now open 12 August 2017
- The closing date for applications is 3 September 2017.
- You will be advised by e-mail on 06/09/2017 if your application has been taken forward to the Interviews.
- Interviews will be held between 12/09/2017 and 13/09/2017.
- Applicants taken forward to interview will be advised on or shortly after 19/09/207 if they have been successful, successful applicants will also then be informed when they take post.
Before applying to become a trustee please read the guidance issued by the charity commission here. As a trustee of Coventry pride you will be given a specific area of the charities work to oversee and co-ordinate (this ranges from Publicity, booking entertainment, Sponsorship, Fundraising, Volunteer co-ordination) by the Board.
Please begin your application by completing the Trustee Application Form here
Become a volunteer
If you don’t think being a charity trustee is for you please consider becoming a volunteer to help us make Coventry Pride 2017 a success.