Host Organisation: St Luke's Hospice

St Luke's is looking for a Trustee - Do you have enthusiasm and the drive to make a positive contribution to the work we do?

Opportunity Interests: Men, Older People (60+), People who are unemployed, People with Disabilities, Women
Type of Activity: Business Development, IT, Providing Advice, Research / Policy, Trusteeship
Location: Outside of Cheshire East
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Anytime

St Luke’s Hospice cares for people in mid & south Cheshire who are suffering from life threatening illnesses. We offer specialist treatment, care, advice and support to patients and their families.

If you have experience in the private, public or voluntary sectors and the drive to make a difference, we have an opportunity for you to join our Trustee Board to make a positive contribution to the work we do. We are particularly interested in a CV from you if you have experience in Estates Management and Information Technology sectors.

Trustees are expected to attend our Trustee Board Meetings, which are held in the early evening on the last Wednesday of every month at the Hospice. You will also be expected to be a member of a Board Sub Committee which meets 6 times per year. This role offers great scope for professional development, exposure at Board level and the opportunity to support the development of local services.

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

You will need to demonstrate a range of competencies including strategic thinking, team working, excellent communications skills, a challenging approach and a strong judgement. We are looking for Trustees who have the dedication, commitment and desire to improve our services and help us to achieve our strategic goals in line with our ethos and values.

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

Travel expenses

What support is available for the volunteer?:

Peer group support from CEO and other Trustees

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Essential Training
CVS course for Trustees