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Beyond Skin Are Seeking Voluntary Board Members

08 October 2014

Beyond Skin is an organisation based in Northern Ireland using music, art, multimedia and radio as a tool for cultural education & exchange in an aim to address issues of racism & sectarianism.

Through a professional team representing over 40 nationalities we offer the biggest range of world arts & multicultural media projects in Northern Ireland providing also creative opportunities to link with our partners through 30 countries. The main partner of WOMAD NI we have begun an exciting four year 'Outreach Programme' facilitating workshops, showcase events & festivals involving schools, youth & adult groups across Northern Ireland.

We are seeking to recruit up to three additional board members.

Objectives of the role:

  • To assist the current board and operational staff in the development of Beyond Skin as an organisation;
  • Board members are required to promote where feasible the work of the company;
  • Act as an advisor to the operational team when necessary.

Commitment required:

The Beyond Skin board meet on the first Wednesday of each month at 6pm at the Beyond Skin office. Each meeting lasts approximately two hours. Directors are required to attend all board meetings unless a prior notice of absence is given.

Person Specification:

  • An understanding of the role
  • A commitment to the development of Beyond Skin and its activity
  • A knowledge or interest in cultural education, world music and the arts

Desirable skills:

  • Financial management;
  • Administration and office systems;
  • Human resources and staff management;
  • Commercial acumen and business development.

How to apply: 

If you wish to be considered for the position please forward your cv by the closing date of Thursday 30th October 2014.

 

Please visit our website and social pages (Facebook & Twitter) to see the kind of exciting work you could be involved in.

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