Red Cross Fredericia is an old branch of the Red Cross, which has always been development-oriented, while being and has been firmly anchored in the local area. Red Cross Fredericia is one of 206 local branches of the Red Cross in Denmark.

More than 17 million volunteers in 191 countries are at the heart of the Red Cross. In Denmark alone, we are over 32,000 volunteers. The Red Cross has through its over 150 years old history built on the same idea. We help people in need without distinction to nationality, ethnicity or religion. We are a neutral organization that is independent of party politics. But we have attitudes and speak the case of the vulnerable. Locally, the Red Cross runs a large number of social activities for vulnerable people - and our store is a focal point for all our activities.

We provide a thorough introduction to the board work, and you will also have the opportunity to become part of a national network with the other 205 Red Cross presidents and participate in conferences and courses.

Who are we looking for?

A chairman

  • with passion for the Red Cross case and live up to our 7 principles.
  • who an create visibility about the efforts we do locally and networks on behalf of the Red Cross.
  • who can, in a rewarding and motivating way, along with the Board of Directors, can manage, further develop and ensure a good operation of our department.
  • who is available and who supports all our activities.

What are the tasks?

  • Represent the Red Cross Fredericia our activities.
  • Lead the board work and delegate tasks to the board and activity managers.
  • Communicate information to the board of directors and activity managers.
  • Stay updated on the Red Cross work through participation in two annual Red Cross meetings.
  • Participate in network meetings with other Red Cross departments.
  • Participate in the annual Red Cross collection.

Who are you?

Perhaps you have experience with management or have you been involved in association life? You have a basic economic understanding and will enjoy being a leader in a union of volunteers. You have a good overview, are good at cooperating and communicating. You have the influence, but at the same time manage to involve the board and volunteers in decisions. You can spend 8-10 hours a week on the assignment as chairman. It is an advantage you are resident in the local area. is Denmark's leading volunteer job portal.

Volunteering is for everyone - we welcome all applicants regardless of gender, ethnicity, nationality, social background, sexual orientation or religious background.


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  • Updated: 15.03.19
  • Expires: 13.06.19
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