(unpaid - out of pocket expenses reimbursed)
The Wetwheels Foundation enables disabled and disadvantaged
people of all ages to access the water through a network of fully
accessible powerboats. We are a charity with ambitious plans to
identify and locate similar facilities at strategic locations
around the UK. We are a registered charity with a growing
number of Operators around the country.
To strengthen our body of expertise in preparation for this
exciting phase in our development, an opportunity has arisen for 2
vacancies on our Board of Trustees.
We need people who can help the Wetwheels Foundation achieve its
mission and to ensure the organisation remains efficient, relevant
and is effectively managed. We are particularly keen to recruit
Trustees with one or more of the following skills;
- Accounting / Financial with experience of the voluntary
- Legal knowledge, specifically of the voluntary / charity
- Networking and relationship building at a strategic level
- Experience in growing a business
- Expertise in Marketing, PR or Event Management
An understanding of either theleisure boatingordisabilitysectors
will be an advantage but is not essential.
Board meetings are held every two months in Portsmouth, usually
between 5.00pm and 7.00pm.
To find out more about joining the Board and to request an
application form, please contact Karen Read by calling emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
We are particularly keen to achieve a more diverse board of
trustees, and we welcome applications from all sections of the
The closing date for applications is 31st January
2015. Potential candidates will be notified immediately and
interviews conducted the week after.