Would you like to join our mission?

Are you passionate about care for creation and want to get involved in our work? Please see our below list of current vacancies. Get in touch with ellie@theecg.org if you have any questions.

HR Volunteer Trustee

Remote, Unpaid

About you

We are looking for an HR specialist to provide guidance and support to ensure the highest standards of governance in policies and practices related to recruitment, retention, performance, and staff development.

Essential criteria:

  • Experience in HR, employment law, and staff/volunteer management.
  • Able to demonstrate a good understanding of current HR development, staff and development training and recruitment.
  • Enthusiasm about social justice, environmental issues, Catholic Social Teaching, and community participation.
  • A willingness to learn about the charity, to understand its work and governance, and to embrace the responsibility of acting in the best interest of the ECG.
  • To understand and accept the legal duties of being a charity trustee.
  • To be able to think creatively and strategically in order to advance the purposes of the charity.
  • To communicate effectively and actively participate in board meetings, exercising good judgement for the benefit of the organisation.
  • To have an understanding of confidentiality, conflicts of interest, professional standards and an ability to act with integrity.
  • A commitment to respect and adhere to Catholic values in the management of the ECG.


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Application Process

Please do get in touch if you have any questions or would like to arrange a chat about the role.

If you would like to apply, send a CV and a short statement (max 300 words) outlining why you would like to join our board and we will be in touch.

Email Ellie Margetts at:  ellie@theecg.org