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Board Trustee

Recruitment and Pathway Initiatives

Board Trustee

Career stage: Board

English Folk Expo champions the folk, roots and acoustic music sector in England through a broad
programme of showcases, festivals and events, artist mentoring, industry training, audience
development, international partnerships and brand advocacy.

We are seeking at least two Trustees to join our charity in 2022, specifically to join as ‘Trustee
Champions’ in two essential areas of our work:

– Equality, Diversity & Inclusivity
– International Development



1) Ensure that English Folk Expo complies with its governing document; charity law, company
law and all other relevant legislation

2) Ensure that English Folk Expo delivers activity which meets its core objectives, including
those agreed with core funding partners ie Arts Council England

3) Contribute to the Board’s role in giving strategic direction to English Folk Expo, approving
overall policy, defining goals, setting targets and evaluating performance against targets

4) Safeguard the name and values of English Folk Expo

5) Ensure effective and efficient administration of English Folk Expo

6) Ensure the financial stability of English Folk Expo

7) Ensure the proper investment of English Folk Expo’s funds

8) Appoint the Chief Executive and monitor his/her performance

9) Use any specific skills or expertise to help the Board to reach sound decisions

English Folk Expo

  • Industry Folk
  • Location Remotely
  • Apply by 21/01/2022 5:00 pm
  • Salary/Bursary N/A