Charity Trustees - Amica Care Trust

Job Title: Charity Trustees - Amica Care Trust
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: ACT-Trustees-052021
Contact Name: Janet Hellens
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2021 16:32

Job Description

Amica Care is looking for new Trustees with a broad range of skills. We are specifically looking for people with experience in the finance sector, legal sector, and people with an IT or human resources background.

As a Trustee, you will take responsibility for holding property for its beneficiaries and ensuring that the charity operates within the law and its governing document. 

How to register your interest?

If you would like to be considered for the role of Trustee you will be expected to submit your CV and meet formally with some of the existing Trustees, including the Chair, to discuss your skills and abilities and to also ensure that you are able to fulfil the role, including the time commitment. You will also be required to complete a DBS.

You will be sent a pack to read about becoming a Trustee, you will also be given a job description. You will spend some time with the CEO to learn more about the Trust and visit some of our homes.

What would your duties involve?

Ensuring that the Charity acts within the powers of its governing document and acts within the duties under the Companies Act 2006. Attending monthly Board Meetings, visiting the care homes at least twice a year, offering support and advice within the trustee’s skills and abilities.

About the Trust: 

Amica Care is a registered charitable company and its primary objective is to promote the relief of people who are disadvantaged by physical, mental and other handicaps and are in need. We achieve this through caring for older people, both in our care homes and independent living accommodation. We provide nursing, dementia, residential care and companionship, as well as day care and respite care. 

How to apply: If you are interested, get in contact with Janet Hellens ( for an informal chat about the role of trustee and how to submit an application.