Position opening for Katherine Low Settlement Trustee & Hon. Treasurer

Job Title: KLS Trustee – Hon. Treasurer
Position: Voluntary
Days/Hours: 0.5 day/month incl. 6 main meetings per year
Location: 108 Battersea High Street, London SW11 3HP
Responsible to: Chair of Trustees
Expenses: Expenses paid

About the Trustees
The Board of Trustees is the legal guardian of the Katherine Low Settlement. Trustees are elected by the membership at the Annual General Meeting, and are selected on the basis of the experience, skills and expertise they bring to further the main objectives of the Settlement. The Board seeks to reflect the diversity of our community with respect to age, ethnicity and disability and a representation of a variety of backgrounds.

Why join the KLS Board of Trustees?
Our trustees find being a member of the board a rewarding experience where they get the opportunity to contribute to, shape the direction of, and oversee the governance of a long established and dynamic organisation. It’s an opportunity to give back to the communities of Wandsworth by using their skills and experience in another setting. They are a committed and passionate group. This is reflected in their meetings being engaging and serious fun. We’d very much like to hear from you if you’re interested in joining us at this exciting time in our history.

The overall purpose of KLS’ Hon. Treasurer is to:

  • Maintain an overview of the organisation's financial affairs
  • Ensure its financial viability
  • Ensure that proper financial records and procedures are maintained

Note: This is a comprehensive role description, which may develop over time with the advent of a new Trustee Treasurer. It is a strategic role and will work closely with the Chair of Trustees and the Director of KLS. Please do call Aaron Barbour (details below) for an informal chat to find out more.

For more information please download the full the job description