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Top job! Board of Trustees

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Giffnock, East Renfrewshire
  • Closing 13th September 2019

  • Advertised from 13th August 2019


The Self-Directed Support Forum, East Renfrewshire is a local organisation for anyone who is thinking about directing their own support or that of someone they care for. We also support individuals and families who are already directing an existing social care package.

Our organisation was formed in 2011 by a small collective of service users and carers. Now with funding from the Scottish Government, we have grown into an informed organisation for others to turn to and seek advice, share experiences and feel supported around all aspects of Self-Directed Support.

We are now seeking additional members to join our

Voluntary Board of Trustees

We are keen to attract people to our Board with skills, knowledge and experience in accountancy, finance and law.

As well as our AGM, the board meets 4 times per year with the occasional extra informal meetings being held, as required. The role of Trustee is primarily governance and is a voluntary post. Expenses will be reimbursed.

Application notes

If you think you have the skills and experience to match our requirements, and wish to join a friendly and enthusiastic Board, please forward your CV along with a covering letter detailing why you think you would be suitable for this opportunity, to or by post to Irene O’Neill, SDS Forum ER, The Gatehouse, Eastwood Park, Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock. G46 6UG.

Closing Date: Friday 13th September 2019.

Registered charity number is SC044751

We welcome applications from all sections of the community and are committed to equality of opportunity and an inclusive, diverse organisation.