We are recruiting Board Member positions

Do you live in G72 or G73? (Cambuslang and Rutherglen)

Do you have willingness and time to help us save lives, improves lives and improve the neighbourhoods where we live?

With the retirement of Directors we are now looking for people with good hearts and sensible heads to help us with the business of running our charity. We need Board members with expertise, skills and experience in one or more of the following areas:

o Income Generation ( which could include corporate finance/fundraising/sales)

o HR (which could include Equalities)

o Media/PR (and Marketing)

o Building and managing networks/partnerships

o Legal (which could include Equalities)

o Strategic Planning

Healthy n Happy is the community development trust for Cambuslang and Rutherglen and we aim to make our two towns the healthiest and happiest places to live in Scotland. We are a community led and professional organisation, governed by local people and our work and activities are steered by local priorities. 45% of our staff are local residents and our board of directors and volunteers are all local residents. Over a typical year we have around 300 people involved in reaching out to over 6000 residents and providing community members in Cambuslang and Rutherglen with the opportunity to take an active part in improving their lives and in ensuring their own, their families, and their community’s current and future health and wellbeing.

What people said about us:

“Healthy n Happy brings people together and supports them to take control of their own health and wellbeing. It’s a dynamic and effective force for positive change. Its work is clearly shaped by local needs, making it an inspiring example of a charity working closely with the community it serves” - 2017 GSK Impact awards

"It’s just great knowing that an organisation like Heathy n Happy is there to support you. It makes you more confident to have bigger ambitions and to try and make things a little better.” Whitlawburn Toddlers Play Park Group member

If you can help us to continue the amazing work that we do we would love to hear from you.

For more information on the role and details of how to apply please download our recruitment pack here.