BOARD TRUSTEE
Full Time
November 25, 2023
Lilongwe, Malawi
December 15, 2023

Company: Bhubesi Pride Foundation (BPF)

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Overview

TERMS OF REFEREENCE FOR BOARD TRUSTEE RECRUITMENT

 

Introduction

Bhubesi Pride Foundation (BPF) in Pheleni Village, T/A Mtema in Lilongwe, is a local NGO that works with out of and in school young people (10 – 30 years) to equip them with skills, knowledge and experience to rise above social, economic and health challenges to fulfil their life potential and uplift themselves and their communities through the use of Sports for Development and Supplementary Education.

 

OUR PRIDE VALUES

P | PROFESSIONALISM

R | RESPECT

I | INTEGRITY

D | DISCIPLINE

E  | ENJOYMENT

 

OUR FOUNDING MISSION PRINCIPLES

UNITE communities through sport and supplementary education

EMPOWER local stakeholders

INSPIRE positive change

 

BPF Programs

  1. Sports for Development (S4D)

Clubs for Development (C4D): Targeting over 1,200 young people (10 – 30 years) annually to participate in BPF Malawi rugby and netball clubs. 200 young directly enrolled through player trials and train at BPF Mtema Community Center. 1,000 young people involved through the communities in BPF’s catchment area.

Pass It Back: Partnered with ChildFund Rugby to deliver an integrated S4D program combining rugby/ netball and life skills. Over 2 seasons, 52 (27 female) Coaches delivered 1,100 integrated sport and life skills sessions and 6 competitions to 114 teams and 1,651 players (52% female) in 5 communities in Lilongwe.

 

  1. Supplementary Education

Youth Discuss (Achinyamata Tikambilane): Supporting 918 young people (15 – 25 years) with access to

Sexual Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR)/ Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) information across 6 Secondary schools and the BPF Mtema Community Center.

Life skills education: Through the C4D program, BPF provides young people with access to career guidance, entrepreneurship, mindset change and other youth orientated information.

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Position: Board Trustee

Number of Positions: 1

Position Type: Voluntary

Period: 3 years

 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Developing and implementing the organisation’s strategy, policies and plans
  • Ensuring that the organisation is managed in accordance with its aims and objectives
  • Overseeing the management of the organisation’s finances and assets
  • Appointing and monitoring the performance of the Executive Director and Senior Management Team.
  • Approving the annual budget and financial statements.
  • Ensuring that the organisation complies with all relevant laws and regulations.
  • Promoting the organisation’s interests and activities.
  • Serve in at least one of the Board committee
  • Attend quarterly board meetings

 

Qualification and Skills

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the field of sports for development, education, health, social services, finance or human resource management
  • Experience of the non-profit sector in Malawi
  • Experience serving in a board
  • Experience working with youth-led organizations

 

Application Submission

Interested candidates should apply by sending their Curriculum Vita via email to: malawihr@bpfafrica.org, by 15 December 2023. The email subject header should be: Board Trustee.

More information about BPF can be accessed here: Bhubesi Pride Foundation - Developing communities via sport & education (bpfafrica.org)