Burnley Empire Trustee

Location
Burnley, Lancashire
Salary
Volunteer
Posted
19 Oct 2020
Closes
18 Dec 2020
Ref
TSV
Hours per month
10 to 20 hours
Expenses
Unpaid
Commitment
Long Term

An exciting opportunity has arisen as the Burnley Empire Trust Board of Trustees are looking to recruit a number of new Trustees to join the Board to actively support the overall effective running of the charity, both organisational and financial.

Founded in 2019, Burnley Empire Trust is a Preservation, Arts & Culture charity based in East Lancashire promoting the heritage and reuse of the iconic Burnley Empire Theatre within the local and wider community by developing an innovative preservation project for an exciting future for East Lancashire’s last venue of its kind.

Burnley Empire is not just a theatre; it's a new destination for the people of Burnley and Lancashire. It will be a new centre of activity for local cultural and creative communities as well as a space for learning, socialising and collaboration for everyone. This is not just about restoring beautiful architecture; this is about building a new space that through its work will support local businesses and people and bring prosperity to Burnley, both in economic and social terms.

The Board of Trustees are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of Burnley Empire Trust, developing the organisations aims, objectives and goals in accordance with the governing document, legal and regulatory guidelines ensuring Burnley Empire Trust’s core purpose is carried out. New Trustees will help promote the preservation of the Burnley Empire Theatre and the aims of the charity through involvement at special meetings and events as well as attendance at Board or sub-committee meetings.

Burnley Empire Trust are looking to appoint candidates who are skilled, passionate and experienced  to complement the current Board of Trustees.

BET are specifically looking for expertise at a senior level in business/commerce, finance and law, including applicants with experience with funders, business and public bodies.

BET are also looking for:

  • Good independent judgement and a strategic vision
  • Ability to think creatively
  • Willingness to speak their mind
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of the board

Trustees would need to attend 4+ meetings annually and there are opportunities to participate in subcommittees.

Age requirement: Over 21

 

 

Apply for Burnley Empire Trustee

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply




Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb


You are required to submit an additional application form when applying for this role. Before applying, download and complete the application form above then attach it here.

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb


4000 characters left

Marketing Communications

Haymarket Media Group, publisher of Third Sector, takes your privacy seriously.

Learn more about how we use your information when job seeking.

We would like to keep you updated by email with information and opportunities which we hope will help you in your work.

We believe we can demonstrate a legitimate interest in using your details for marketing purposes, but if you do not wish to receive these messages, please .

I would like to be kept updated with information and opportunities from Third Sector via the following channel:

We will use your information to ensure you receive messages that are relevant to you. 

Should you cease to require these services in future, you can stop receiving these messages from us via the unsubscribe link on any email received or by contacting us directly. Please see our Full Privacy Notice.

 


By applying for a job listed on Third Sector Volunteering you agree to our Terms and Conditions. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.