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Volunteer Opportunity

Passionate and Committed Individual for Board of Trustees

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Paul Robeson Charter School


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Published 9 days ago

Recurring
A few hours per month

Opportunity

PRCS is seeking a passionate individual to join the PRCS Board of Trustees. Our Board of Trustees is responsible for upholding the school’s mission, vision and values, and for providing overall leadership and strategic direction to the school. The Board ensures that the academic program of PRCS is successful, that the school’s program and operation remain aligned to the terms of its charter, and that the school is a viable organization.

Responsibilities

  • Commit to high academic achievement;
  • Commit to goals, objectives, and core values of Paul Robeson Charter School;
  • Serve as a guide to organizational planning, board and staff decision-making, and setting priorities;
  • Approve the annual budget and monitor budget implementation through periodic financial reports;
  • Approve Human Resources and personnel-related policies;
  • Serve as an active advocate and ambassador for the school.

Requirements

  • Attend board meetings held every 30-60 days (meetings are usually held from 4:00-6:00pm);
  • Undergo a criminal history background check within 30 days of appointment to the Board;
  • File a Personal/Relative Disclosure Form and a Financial Disclosure Statement with the Board Secretary within 30 days of appointment to the Board.

Qualifications

  • Commitment to the mission of PRCS;
  • Ability to lead by empowering others to make change;
  • Volunteering or professional experience with other organizations in education, philanthropy, business, or the nonprofit sector; 
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for improving the lives of PRCS students and staff.

Opportunity

PRCS is seeking a passionate individual to join the PRCS Board of Trustees. Our Board of Trustees is responsible for upholding the school’s mission, vision and values, and for providing overall leadership and strategic…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location

Location

Meetings are currently being held virtually.

Trenton, NJ

How to Apply

Please email a cover letter and resume to HR-NJ@paulrobesoncs.org.

Please email a cover letter and resume to HR-NJ@paulrobesoncs.org.

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