and Highbridge Sea Cadets seek new trustees
& Highbridge Sea Cadets are seeking new trustees to help manage
the end of this year, three of the unit's trustees will be standing
down from the management team and several vacancies have therefore
Highbridge Sea cadets is a youth organisation for 10-18 year-olds
that provides challenges to young people based on the tradition,
skills and values of the Royal Navy through training and sporting
of the Burnham & Highbridge Sea Cadets charity face their
own challenge in raising sufficient funds to cover the normal
day-to-day operating costs of the unit.
trustees have future plans to form a Royal Marine contingent,
building alterations and the update of transport and equipment,"
said a spokesman.
these objectives we are seeking to appoint at least three new
enthusiastic Trustees. We would be particularly in interested
in hearing from you if you have knowledge and skills in any of
finance, governance of youth-based organisations, fundraising
or naval experience."
have time and energy to spare, are a good communicator and are
enthusiastic about working with an organisation training in a
wide skill set, providing opportunities to gain national qualifications
in water-based activities and preparing Cadets for adulthood,
we are interested in hearing from you."
would be required to attend monthly management meetings at the
unit in Cassis Close, Burnham and a couple of ceremonial events
each year. Working alongside the Commanding Officer, the role
is to formulate decisions that ensure the success of the Unit
and Cadet safety.
of current cadets belonging to the Unit and close relatives of
the instructional staff cannot be considered for membership of
the management team because of a potential conflict of interest.
To learn more
about this volunteering opportunity please contact the Chairman,
Mike Jackson, at firstname.lastname@example.org