Who we are Jobs Chair of the Board Chair of the Board The Yard is a dynamic, inspiring organisation that consistently ‘punches above its weight’. Our services are known for their innovative and inclusive approach, and our facilities are unique in Scotland. We are now seeking our next volunteer Chair to join our Board of Trustees. The Yard has been open throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, supporting some of Scotland’s most vulnerable children. We have a robust three-year strategy and are supported by a strong, committed Board of Trustees from diverse professional backgrounds. About the role The role of the Chair is to lead the Board and ensure that it functions effectively. The Chair is theBoard’s principal spokesperson and acts as Chair for General Meetings of our members. We are seeking a strong leader with a strategic focus; a strong communicator who creates impact and can influence a wide range of stakeholders, with experience in managing risk and leading change. For more information about this role, please review our Chair role profile. How to apply If you would like to be considered, please email [email protected], detailing why you are interested in the role and how you will help us thrive. The closing date for expressions of interest is 9am on Monday 21st June 2021. This role is subject to a PVG check.