Chair of the Board of Trustees | Hospice in the Weald

Job Title: Chair of the Board of Trustees | Hospice in the Weald
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent
Salary: Unremunerated
Reference: HITW
Contact Name: Liz Holderness
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2020 14:25

Job Description

We are looking for a passionate leader to represent Hospice in the Weald and its mission in the local community. You will lead and guide the Board and Leadership Team through effective chairing experience and skills and be excited by the opportunity to support and enable the Hospice’s vision, innovation and development.

We need someone with excellent commercial acumen and senior level experience in business or the public sector with a successful track record of leading or developing a complex organisation.

We are looking for an inspiring and engaging person who has a high profile and strong reputation to help increase access and connections in our community. You will be an effective networker who can build strong relationships and work with multiple and diverse stakeholders, as well as excellent interpersonal skills, emotional intelligence and political skills to influence and empower others.

Your style will be collaborative and supportive to act as a critical friend, you will bring experience of managing effective teams and know how to drive and monitor strategy and keep it on track.

We need our new Chair to be able to join us in our mission to ensure that our community has access to relevant services and support to care for all patients with a terminal illness, their families and carers. We also aspire to create communities which are much more at ease with death, dying and bereavement.

For further information about the role and to apply, please visit the job page:

To arrange a confidential chat, please contact our executive search consultants at Peridot Partners:

Liz Holderness | | 07872 031079

Closing Date: 9am, Monday 1st June 2020