We are looking for committed Trustees to help take our charity forward.
Streatham Youth and Community Trust is a local charity established in 1946. Our vision is to raise aspiration, reduce isolation, create stronger relationships and empower young people, their families and the wider community.
Streatham Youth and Community Trust (SYCT) provides high quality youth services and facilities to the young people of Streatham. SYCT meets the needs of the local community through the provision of a wide range of activities focusing on education and training, personal development, support for disadvantaged groups, sport and the arts. We are the only dedicated, full time provider of youth services in our area.
The charity is looking for individuals with expertise in the following areas:
- -Youth services strategy or delivery
-Financial management or accountancy
- Human Resources
- Information Technology
- Local area knowledge
The Board of Trustees meets four times a year in the evening. There will be a requirement to respond to ad-hoc emails and attend occasional scheduled events on behalf of the charity. You may be asked to work on specific projects which lend themselves to your skills. You may be asked to take a specific role on the Board such as Treasurer if your skills lend itself to it.
The charity operates from three sites in Streatham. Meetings are normally held at The Wellfield Centre, 16 Wellfield Road, Streatham, London, SW16 2BP
The deadline for expressions of interest is Sunday 22nd February 2015 with interviews on the evening of Wednesday 25th February. To apply contact:
Streatham Youth and Community Trust
16 Wellfield Road
London SW16 2BP
Tel: 020 8769 5884
www.syct.org.uk Charity Reg 1148221