Viewpoint is an organisation which provide service user involvement in mental health and drug & alcohol across Hertfordshire. Established for over 10 years, we are a user led organisation which empowers people to use their experiences to improve services. We also provide training from the perspective of people with a personal experience.
The role of the Chair is to provide leadership and direction to the board of Trustees. The Chair’s aim is to enable the board to fulfill their responsibilities for the overall governance and strategic direction of the organisation.
The main responsibilities of the chair are to:
Chair and organise board meetings and set agendas.
Provide leadership for the Board of Trustees in their role of setting the strategy and policy of the organisation.
Represent the organisation at appropriate events, meetings or functions.
Act as a spokesperson for the organisation where appropriate.
Attend and be a member of working groups when appropriate.
Liaise with Chief Executive to keep an overview of the organisation’s affairs and to provide support as appropriate.
The committee meets every 6 weeks.
Please note this position is unpaid but out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed.
Please speak to Leslie Billy (CEO) on 01707 383641 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
We hope you will join us!