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SCDA Trustee role description Jan 2020

Would you like to make a real difference to people at a local level? Do you have specific skills and experience that you could bring to a Charity’s Board? If the answer is yes, have you considered being a Trustee?

Who are Sussex Community Development Association (SCDA)?
We strengthen local communities by providing a range of local services to people in need across East Sussex including a nursery, youth centre, food bank, community centres, supporting health and well-being and, offering information & helping people back into work. We need Trustees who can support our Governance and particularly seek people who have:
finance and commercial skills; business and social enterprise; marketing and promotions and charitable fundraising. Specific awareness of issues relating to health and well-being and the needs of disadvantaged communities would be welcomed.
SCDA is looking for effective people to join its Board of Trustees in realising our ambitious goals to make a difference in local communities and for local people. SCDA Trustees are key to helping make this happen.

We look forward to hearing from you. If you would like to understand more or have a conversation about the specifics of the role and its responsibilities, please call Amber Upton (HR Director) on 01273 519140. This is a voluntary and unremunerated position.

Completed application forms can be sent to HR via email to ( or via post to SCDA, Denton Island Community Centre, Denton Island, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 9BA