The Edridge Fund

 We exist to provide money and support to people

in need in the Probation Service and Cafcass



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What our fund does...


The Fund was set up in 1934 in memory of Sydney George Edridge OBE, the founder and first General Secretary of Napo, and is now an independent registered charity.


Eligibility to benefit from the Edridge Fund extends to anyone in the Probation Service or Cafcass who is eligible to be a member of Napo, and their dependents.


This includes retired staff.

The Edridge Fund supports Probation and Cafcass staff

at times of stress and

financial crisis.

Cafcass looks after the

 interests of children involved

in family proceedings more

Napo is a trade union, professional association and campaigning group. It represents more than 9000 probation and family court staff throughout the more

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for the fund

Registered U.K. Charity No. 803 493

The Edridge Fund of Napo
160 Falcon Road, London, SW11 2NY
Central Voicemail

020 3397 7025

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Edridge Fund of Napo – Registered UK Charity 803493

Secretary to Trustees (part-time)


The Edridge Fund is a well-established benevolent fund which assists staff within Probation Services and CAFCASS (Family Courts).


We are looking for a Secretary to the Board of Trustees who can offer a few hours a month with the ability to provide advice to the Trustees on governance, in particular, the requirements of the Charity Commission.


Expenses, and an honorarium of £2080 per year are payable.


The Charity conducts much of its business by email and post. Quarterly meetings are held, the majority in London, plus an annual telephone conference.


Further information and the job specification are available on our website; or email


Alternatively, you can telephone our Central Voicemail on 020 3397 7025, to leave a message, and one of our staff will get back to you as soon as possible.


Closing date for applications is Friday 31st March 2017.


Interviews will take place in London in W/C 24th April, 2017.


Applicants should submit their CV and a covering letter to the Chair, electronically to, or by post to...


Charlotte Dunkley
Chair of Trustees, The Edridge Fund of Napo
National Probation Service, Midlands Division,
2, Cobden Street


See the job description here (pdf file)


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