Trustee [20507]

Dumfries Y Gymnastics Club
Dumfries and Galloway
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We are looking for new volunteer trustees to join our Board of Directors in Dumfries

Could you provide:

  • • General business management experience?
  • • Financial or legal experience?
  • • IT knowledge?
  • • Human Resources experience?
  • • PR or media skills?
  • • Company secretarial skills?
  • • Knowledge of sports related management?
  • • Trustee or Director experience?

What is a volunteer trustee ?

Volunteer Trustees serve on the board of our charity and are responsible for directing the management and administration of the club. DYGC currently have three Volunteer Trustees. We are looking to increase the Board of Trustees due to the recent expansion of the Club and opening of our second facility in Annan.

We are looking for new Volunteer Trustees with a passion for community sport and business experience to help us drive the club forward. The Club has over 570 members, and with challenges faced since the Covid-19 pandemic, we would like support to continue to build our Club .

What will I do as a Volunteer Trustee?

Provide overall direction and sound management of charity funds. Decide on the strategic direction of the club. Commitment required is approximately 8 hours a month as well as attending in person / virtual bimonthly board meetings with additional meetings where required.

Do you share our Core values?

Respect – for ourselves, our gymnasts, our teammates, our coaches and our opponents, demonstrating sportsmanship at all times

Growth- to encourage our gymnasts to grow in confidence, self-esteem, resilience, and gymnastic and life skills.

Commitment- to do the best we can for our members, our coaches and our Club

Nurturing -to provide our members with a safe ,fun and inclusive environment to enjoy and learn the sport of gymnastics

Honesty- to build trust within the Club through our policy of openness and honesty

Development- offers young people volunteer opportunities providing them with leadership and employability skills.