Carlisle Key - Is recruiting Trustees


Carlisle Key Trustee Recruitment Opportunities
The Trustees of Carlisle Key are currently seeking new Trustees to join our board and support the charity in continuing and developing its vital work. Carlisle Key, a registered charity operating as a company limited by guarantee, has been serving the local community since 2003.

About Carlisle Key
Carlisle Key is dedicated to helping vulnerable 16 to 25-year-olds who face problems related to homelessness. Often, these young individuals also grapple with unemployment, debt, and social exclusion. Our aim is to empower them by providing the resources and support they need to avoid or resolve the reality of homelessness. By building their confidence and offering practical assistance, we strive to foster a brighter future for these young people.

Role of the Trustees
The Board of Trustees is responsible for setting the strategy and policies of Carlisle Key. Trustees play a crucial role in guiding and supporting our Chief Executive Officer and staff, ensuring that the charity operates effectively and continues to meet the needs of our clients.

Why Become a Trustee?
Becoming a trustee offers a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of young people who use our services. As a trustee, you will have the chance to support and shape the work of Carlisle Key, gaining valuable insights into how a charity operates. This role not only allows you to contribute to a worthy cause but also helps you build your experience and skills, potentially enhancing your CV.

Trustee Skills
We are particularly keen to recruit members of the local community in Carlisle and beyond who can demonstrate empathy with our clients and a commitment to reducing or eliminating social exclusion and homelessness. We are looking for individuals with one or more of the following skills:

- Charity management, including strategic planning
- Financial management and accounting
- HR and staff management
- Housing management and homelessness
- Mental health

Time Commitment
Becoming a trustee requires a commitment of time and effort, but the rewards are immeasurable. If you are interested in this opportunity to make a real difference, please visit our website at Carlisle Key or contact Pauline Colla directly.

Contact Information:

Pauline Colla
Tel: 07790 307542

Join us in our mission to support young people facing homelessness and help us create a brighter future for all.