Independent Advocacy Perth and Kinross
Independent Advocacy Perth and Kinross

Charity registered in Scotland SC035138

We work together to create a stronger community where people are valued.

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Board Members

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Perth
  • Closing 31st May 2020

Bringing about the day where everyone’s voice is heard and respected.

We are seeking volunteer Board members to join an existing team of trustees in a forward looking and inclusive organisation.

Independent Advocacy Perth & Kinross (IAPK) are looking for dynamic individuals to join the Board of Directors in supporting the strategic direction and development of the organisation.

IAPK is the main Independent Advocacy and Human Rights based organisation in Perth & Kinross, providing independent advocacy for people who experience vulnerability or disadvantage through disability, illness or life circumstances. IAPK provides free independent advocacy so that people have their voice heard and are involved in decisions which affect their lives. At the core of all our work are the Principles, Standards & Code of Best Practice for Independent Advocacy (SIAA 2019) and our IAPK Values: Human Rights, Independence, Partner-Led, Honesty, Courage and Empowerment

The Board are seeking applications from individuals who are interested in human rights, social justice and equality and are particularly interested in those with skills and experience with working in the 3rd sector; as well as those with skills in Finance, Business Management and Development, Charity Law, Fundraising, Human Resources, Marketing and Strategic Development.

The position is voluntary but reasonable expenses will be paid.