Devon Rape Crisis Service (DRCS), based in Exeter, is seeking new members to join its Board of Trustees.
Devon Rape Crisis Service is a specialist support service for women and girls living in Devon who have experienced any form of sexual violence, recently or in the past.
What you need to know
Q: What experience is required?
A: We are looking for women who have a commitment to feminism and have skills and experience in:
- Funding applications/income generation
- Experience of providing a similar service to DRCS
- Communications and PR
- Business Skills and entrepreneurship:
Q: How long will I be a Trustee?
A: Trustees initially serve a three year term
Q: How much will I be paid?
A: This is a voluntary position. Trustees are reimbursed expenses and these can include costs of transport to and from meetings and training.
Q: What time does it take?
A: The Board of Trustees meets monthly but Trustees also participate in away days and training events.
Q: When does it start?
A: New Trustees will take up their position in early 2012 with induction and support given on appointment to the role.
Q: How do I apply?