Recruitment of Trustees
Hammersmith & Fulham Law Centre are committed to promoting social justice through specialist legal support services to advice giving organisations and disadvantaged individuals. The Centre exist to tackle unmet legal needs. The Centre’s principal activity continues to be the provision of specialist legal advice and representation mainly to persons resident and working in the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham in areas of Housing, Immigration, Welfare Benefits, Family and Employment Law. Our operations are focused on our community in Hammersmith & Fulham.
We are seeking volunteer Trustees to join our experienced Board to oversee the Law Centre’s governance, compliance and planning, and to enable the charity to continue to grow in line with our strategy so we can help more residents access justice and their legal rights.
To support this important work, we wish to recruit candidates with the following desirable skills:
- Fundraising and Finance
- IT systems/Digital
- Other relevant skills
We encourage applications from all backgrounds, including black and minority ethnic candidates, younger people, and people with disabilities as these groups are under represented on our Board. We are also keen to hear from candidates with lived experience of poverty and accessing Law Centre services.
Trustees are required to attend 4 Board meetings and 1 away day each year.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to support a local community Law Centre and it will allow you to see the impact of your own, and the Board’s actions. You will contribute to making a difference to the lives of others by ensuring that we continue to be a sustainable key provider of legal services for our community.
Closing date for applications: 17:00pm on Monday, 26th April 2021.
Date of interviews: TBC
How to Apply
For more information about the role, and to apply please email the Law Centre for an application pack: firstname.lastname@example.org