1. Home
  2. >
  3. Board roles

How you can help

More than just

a board

Our Board is vital to the effective delivery of our services. By joining us, you could put your skills, knowledge and experience to work in the battle against homelessness and inadequate temporary accommodation.

Current board vacancies 

Below are the board vacancies we currently have available. Please read the descriptions and download the Role brochure for further information. If you would like more information, or to arrange an informal chat please use the form at the bottom of this page to contact our Board.


The Rowan Alba Board is responsible for guiding strategy, monitoring performance and seeking assurance on risk from the Chief Executive. As a member of the Board, the Chair would be expected to lead and contribute to all aspects of the Board’s responsibilities.

The role of the Chair is vital to the effectiveness of Rowan Alba; therefore the person should have a sound knowledge of organisational and executive procedures together with a good working knowledge of the necessary legislation relating to the running of a registered charity.

The viability of the organisation and the views of staff, volunteers, service users and trustees should be of primary concern. The Chair must be fully committed to the aims, objectives and policies of the organisation and its services and understand Rowan Alba’s mission, objectives and priorities. 

For full details of this role and an overview of Rowan Alba, please download our Chairperson candidate brochure.

Download full Chairperson role brochure


Trustees are the people responsible under the governing document of Rowan Alba for controlling the management and administration of the organisation.

As Rowan Alba Limited is a company limited by guarantee with Charitable Status, board members are referred to as directors and acquire additional responsibilities in addition to those of a Trustee.

For full details of this role and an overview of Rowan Alba, please download our Trustee candidate brochure.

Download full Trustee role brochure

Interested in joining our board? Get in touch.

Joining our board could be a great way to make a real difference in the fight against homelessness. 
Just send us an email through the form below and our team will put you in touch with our board.

10 + 4 =