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Work for us

New Volunteer Board Members needed
Cheshire Centre for Independent Living is looking for Directors with knowledge/experience of disabled peoples’ issues, that have an interest in providing effective governance at board level and be able to represent the organisation to both internal and external audiences.

We are particularly looking for individuals with experience in:
Charity Law/Regulation,
Date Protection,
Quality Assurance,
Project Management,
Risk Management,
Finance

Cheshire Centre for Independent Living is an equal opportunities employer.  As a user-led organisation, run and controlled by disabled people, for disabled people, applications are particularly welcome from skilled disabled people.

It is estimated that the Director will have to commit to a minimum of 12 days per year in order to fulfil their role.  Some of this may be in the evenings or weekends and will be spread over a number of meetings, including preparation and reading time and training.

Appointment will be for a fixed term of three years, renewable for a further two terms.

Individuals will receive induction training along with further training and support throughout their appointment in order to enable them to fulfil their role to the best of their abilities. They will be expected to commit to undertaking regular training during their time on the CCIL Board of Directors.

You will be:
Ensuring that the organisation has a clear vision, mission and strategic direction and is focused on achieving these;
Being responsible for the performance of the organisation and for its “corporate” behaviour;
Ensuring that the organisation complies with all legal and regulatory requirements;
Acting as guardians of the organisations assets, both tangible and intangible, taking all due care over their security, deployment and proper application;
Ensuring that the organisations governance is of the highest standard.

For an application pack please contact Victoria Atherton on: 01606 331853 or email: victoria.atherton@cheshirecil.org

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Volunteer with us!

Are you interested in working with disabled young people and adults? Looking for a fun & exciting way of enhancing your CV? Do you want to make a difference to your community? We need volunteers to work with disabled young people and adults on a one to one basis or in a group setting, across Cheshire. For more information please email office@cheshirecil.org or call 01606 331853

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Employment Opportunities with Individual Employers

Working as a PA – see http://www.cheshirecil.org/work-as-a-pa

If you would like work as a Personal Assistant (PA), you can register for free at www.nw-pa.org also keep a look out at the job centre for current vacancies.

Please note that CCIL do not employ PAs – you would be employed by the person who has placed an advert.