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At this time we are looking for two trustees and are looking for one who has experience within the Leisure industry and the second from Public Health specifically as specified in the person specification.

Key Responsibilities

  • To ensure that Mytime Active has a clear vision, mission and strategic direction, and is focused on achieving these.
  • To ensure that the resources of Mytime Active are applied exclusively for the purposes set out in the Trust Deed, acting in the best interests of the charity and its beneficiaries
  • To hold the Executive accountable for the performance of the Mytime Active, ensuring key performance indicators, internal controls and systems are in place and regularly reviewed and audited.
  • To review regularly major risks and ensure systems are in place to mitigate the risks.
  • To ensure that Mytime Active complies with all legal, constitutional and regulatory requirements.
  • To ensure that Mytime Active’s governance is of the highest possible standard.
  • To ensure appropriate accountability to the Charity Commission
  • To comply with the Nolan Principles of Public Life and the Code of Conduct adopted by the board.
  • To reflect annually on the board’s performance and individual performance as a board member.

Key Duties

It is expected that board members of Mytime Active will familiarise themselves with the work of Mytime Active and will undertake a range of activities that will enable them to discharge their responsibilities for safeguarding the long-term future of the charity. These will include:

  • Attending regular board meetings, reading relevant papers and being prepared to make a contribution.
  • Leading on, and being responsible for, key activities, and sharing expertise as a member of a sub-committee, working group or in other appropriate ways.
  • Being prepared to attend consultative forums or partnership groups, acting as a spokesperson for Mytime Active when asked to do so, working within an agreed brief.
  • Acting reasonably and prudently in all matters relating to the charity and always bearing the interests of Mytime Active and its beneficiaries in mind.