Extern is a charity working with partners throughout Ireland, providing high quality innovative community based services to people who have complex needs. Founded in Belfast over 30 years ago, it works in partnership with health, social services, criminal justice, education, housing employment and voluntary/community sectors to deliver a wide range of services to children and their families throughout the island of Ireland.  For further information, please visit our website

The organisation urrently seeking to increase the membership of our Boards in order to meet the demainds of its expanding remit.  We would welcome applications from people concerned for the future of some of the most vulnerable people in our socieyt.  We are particularly keen to hear from those with skills in the type of work we do, HR management, law, finance, accountancy, PR, business and entrepreneurial activities.  Whilst these positions are unpaid, out of pocket expenses are reimbursed.

Please contact Linda McNaul ( or + 44 (0)28 9084 0555) for further information.

The closing date for accepting expressions of interest is Monday 21 June 2010 at 5pm.


Anthony Lindsay's picture

Volunteering on a board is,

Volunteering on a board is, of course, also an excellent way to round out one's skill-set and enhance one's CV!