Volunteer Chairperson – Poverty and Inequalities Partnership

The Poverty and Inequalities Partnership is now recruiting for a volunteer to take on the role of Chairperson for the Tackling Poverty and Inequalities Partnership.

The role of the volunteer Chairperson extends beyond chairing the meetings of the Tackling Poverty and Inequalities Partnership.

The Chair has the key leadership role, ensuring the Partnership fulfils its responsibilities and reports to the Community Planning Partnership.

This will also involve working closely with all partners working to tackle poverty in Dumfries and Galloway to achieve the aims of the Partnership and acting as the main channel of communication between the Community Planning Partnership and Tackling Poverty and Inequalities Partnership.  The Chairperson will act as a figurehead of the Partnership, working to ensure the organisations deliver on their actions, representing it at events and meetings when required.

The Chair will be appointed for an initial period of two years and the full application process and role description can be found by visiting www.dumgal.gov.uk/poverty.

Applications close on Sunday May 23, and can also be found on the above webpage.