AHSW Opportunities

AHSW Chair of the Board of Trustees

Arts & Health South West (AHSW) is looking for an inspiring and dynamic new Chair from November this year.

Deadline for Applications: Sunday 7th June 2020 (midnight)

AHSW’s current Chair, Sue Isherwood, has been with the organisation for nine years and helped guide us through a period of expansion and development to become a leader in the field of arts and health in the UK and internationally.

We have a strong board of committed and proactive trustees and a small and efficient team of staff. The new Chair will be passionate about the field of arts and health and be committed to advocating for the benefit of the arts for health and wellbeing. They will be willing and able to commit time and energy to supporting the staff to deliver the programme of work; understand the entrepreneurial nature of small charities and believe in the role of infrastructure networks; and be keen to work with the Director and the staff to ensure that the organisation is sustainable, agile and well managed in this time of unprecedented change and challenge.


More Information

Please download the full advert as a PDF here: AHSW Chair of the Board of Trustees – ADVERT

Please download the Description of Role as a PDF here: AHSW Chair of the Board of Trustees – DESCRIPTION OF ROLE


How to Apply

Please send a brief CV and covering letter to AHSW Director, Alex Coulter at alex@ahsw.org.uk

Key Dates:

·      Deadline for applications: Sunday 7th June (midnight)
·      Interviews will take place via Zoom July 7th or 8th
·      Decision will be made by the end of July
·      September to November handover period
·      New Chair is formally elected at the AGM in November

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