The Cystic Fibrosis Trust is the only UK-wide charity making a daily difference to the lives of people with cystic fibrosis, and those who care for them. We invest in cutting-edge research, drive up standards of clinical care, offer support for everyone affected by cystic fibrosis, and campaign hard on the issue that matter.
We are looking for new Trustees to add to the talented team that makes up our Board. We are particularly interested in people with a background in law, finance, commerce, medical research, policy and public affairs and those that understand the role that technology is playing in transforming everything that we do. Above all we want people with the credibility and passion to make a difference for everyone with cystic fibrosis.
As a Trustee you will be responsible as part of the Board for the overall governance and strategic direction of the charity, developing the organisation’s aims, objectives and goals in accordance with the governing document and legal and regulatory guidelines.
Although we are based in London, our community is spread across the UK, and we are keen to reflect that regional diversity on our Board. With virtual meeting spaces, teleconferencing facilities and reasonable travelling expenses available, applicants are encouraged regardless of geographical location.
If you feel you can contribute to helping us create a life unlimited for people with cystic fibrosis download the recruitment pack, which has more detail of the role and person specification, then send us your CV and a covering letter explaining why you want to join us as a Trustee and what skills and experience you can bring.
Email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact us via this address if you would like a confidential discussion about being a Trustee or the application process.
Application closing date: Monday 26 November 2018