Cumbria Third Sector Network – Election of Independent Chair

cumbria_3sn_piechartThe Cumbria Third Sector Network brings together community groups, voluntary organisations and social enterprises from across Cumbria, providing a structure to engage with local public sector leaders and giving the sector a voice in the planning of local services.

The network is looking for a Chair to take on the challenge of providing coordinated leadership for the broad range of individuals and organisations within Cumbria’s Third Sector, advocating and influencing on behalf of the sector across a range of strategic partnerships including the Cumbria Leadership Board. This opportunity comes at an exciting time for the sector, with the prospect of a devolution of power to Cumbria, and onwards to local communities.

This role provides an exciting opportunity for an individual who wants to make a difference to Cumbria. It is primarily a voluntary position, although reasonable expenses will be reimbursed and there is a small (£2,750 pa) honorarium available. It is anticipated it will involve a day of a week of activity and is a 5 year appointment.

CLICK HERE for more information on the network and to download the relevant documents, including the Job Role and an Application Form.

The deadline for applications is Wednesday, 30 March 2016.

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