Community Representatives
Hosted by: Barnsley CVS

South Yorkshire Community Foundation are looking for a Community Representatives to become a member of the decision-making panel required for the Park Spring Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund panel, in a voluntary capacity.

They will need to come from the areas of Great Houghton; Little Houghton; Grimethorpe; Darfield; Brierley; Billingley; Shafton; Goldthorpe; Bolton upon Dearne; Monk Bretton; South Kirkby. In addition, they will need to demonstrate the following:

• You must be an active member of at least one community or voluntary group, and preferably be a member of the management committee/board of trustees. At least one of those groups must benefit the residents of the Area of Benefit of the Park Spring Community Benefit Fund – as listed above
• The ability to understand the wider picture regarding the needs and activities in the local community
• Have an interest in the future of the area, and the issues affecting the voluntary and community sectors.
• A willingness to share and pass on your skills to others, and to promote the Fund widely

How many volunteers are needed:

1

Recruitment process:

If you are Interested in this position please contact South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation at grants@sycf.org.uk or call 0114 242 4294.

To find out more about South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation and the Park Spring Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund go to www.sycf.org.uk

Skills and quaifications:

Please note:
• We require applicants to have e-mail access, and to be prepared to commit to a minimum of two to three hours of time, every six months
• You need to be able to commit to a minimum of 36 months serving on the panel, and attending panel training
• You cannot hold an office of Town or District Councilor for the area
• You cannot be a related to another panel member or be remunerated by SYCF or EDF Energy Renewables.

Gender restrictions?: No
Type of activity: Administration, Community Work