Grassroots - preventing suicide together


Grassroots Suicide Prevention seeks a Governance Volunteer

Reporting to: Chief Executive

Salary: Voluntary (expenses provided)

Hours:  One day per month/flexible

Location:  Flexible

Application Deadline: Rolling applications

Purpose of the job

Grassroots Suicide Prevention (Grassroots) is a charity with a simple but powerful goal: that no one should have to contemplate suicide alone. We work locally and nationally with communities, organisations and individuals, helping them to become ready, willing and able to effectively support someone at risk of suicide. Our training and consultancy helps save lives by enabling the kind of conversations that can really make a difference

Grassroots delivers a range of high-quality, evidence-led suicide prevention and mental health training, consultancy, digital products like our award winning StayAlive app and anti-stigma campaigns, Ask Now Save Lives. You can find out more about us on our website at

We have an exciting opportunity to support the organisation on best practice in charity governance and related matters to help us increase our impact in Suicide Prevention.

View the job description and person specification

For more information or to have an informal discussion, please contact

Email Rachael Swann, CEO of Grassroots on