Non Executive Director wanted by Action Mental Health

Action Mental Health is seeking to appoint a Non Executive Director to its Board. The position is unremunerated and voluntary, and involves up to 6 meetings per year, totalling 15 to 20 hours, and various sub committees. AMH provides a range of services to c.2,000 people with mental illness or a learning disability across Northern Ireland.

We specialise in providing accredited training and our aim is to help people return to independent living and wherever possible, to find jobs. Mental ill health affects up to 1 in 4 of our population. Can you help us to make a difference to their lives?   

We are seeking to strengthen the skills and experience of our Board. Applications would be welcome from people with experience in financial oversight, mental health/learning disability services and lived experience of mental health issues.

People under 40 years of age and women are currently under-represented on the Board and applications from members of these groups would be particularly welcome.

For further information please contact Mrs Carol Chesney by phone on 028 9182 8494 or by e-mail Closing date for applications is 12 noon Friday 15th April 2016.