Charity Board Member - Finance

Closing date for applications:  30 November 2019

About the vacancy

Home Link Family Support is looking to recruit a new Board Member to strengthen the Board and offer specific knowledge and experience in the Finance subgroup and support the Treasurer in their role. 

Specific tasks:

  • Attending Bi-monthly Board meetings  -  evenings
  • Attend Bi-monthly Finance Subgroup meetings – evenings
  • Contribute to work being done by the Board
  • Give 4-6 hours per month for home working on agreed projects, as required

All board members are asked to give a minimum commitment of 3 years.

What we offer:

  • Full induction training
  • On-going training opportunities
  • Out of pocket expenses
  • Career development planning
  • Social events throughout the year

NB – this role is subject to reference checks

Time Commitment:    The monthly time commitment is up to 4-6 hours per month.

How to apply: Contact Paula Swanston for more information and a recruitment pack for Board Members. Applications close 30th November 2019 


Details of the Organisation:

Home Link Family Support is a voluntary organisation providing home visiting support to families with young children who live in Edinburgh and Midlothian. The families we support have at least one child under 5, but may have older children as well. We are a small but dynamic organisation with a long standing reputation, established in 1986. It is a charity and company limited by guarantee with a turnover in excess of £450,000. The Board of Trustees has overall responsibility for the operational and strategic management of the organisation and the responsibility to ensure that the organisation meets its aims and objectives and complies with legislation.

Our Vision Statement

Working in partnership with families to give children a positive start to secure better life outcomes.




At this stage we have no paid vacancies.   
We are always recruiting volunteers in Edinburgh and MIdlothian click here for the application form