CHWA seeking a Co-Chair

The Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance are seeking a Co-Chair for their Board of Trustees.

The Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance are seeking applications from a health or social care practitioner or researcher with specific expertise in health inequalities, to support our strategic commitment to partnership and equity.

This vital culture, health & wellbeing leadership role will be shared with Esmé Ward (Director, Manchester Museum). CHWA have a number of experts in culture and creative work on the Board, and while they are keen to recruit a Co-Chair who believes in the value of culture and creativity in relation to health and wellbeing, their main priority is knowledge of and a professional commitment to building equity in health and/or care.

How to apply?

To apply to become a Co-Chair of the Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance, please email the Executive Director, Victoria Hume, at victoria[at] with a CV and a brief covering letter outlining why you are interested in becoming a Co-Chair of the Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance, and what you think you would bring to this role.

CHWA encourages all applicants to speak to their current Chair, Esmé Ward, before applying, and have set aside time for this purpose on

  • Monday 11 October 12-2pm
  • Friday 15 October 9-11am
  • Monday 18 October 3-5pm

Please get in touch with victoria[at] to book a time.

Deadline for applications: 5pm, Monday 1 November 2021.

Interviews: Wednesday 17 and Thursday 18 November 2021.

For more information visit CHWA’s website HERE

About CHWA

The Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance CIC (CHWA) is a national organisation supporting everyone who believes that culture and creativity can transform our health and wellbeing.

CHWA is a crucial organisation for those already working with creativity/culture to support health and wellbeing, for those developing new ideas, and for those who are curious about what this might mean for their own lives. They provide essential centralised resources, networking opportunities and support. But more importantly than anything they are an alliance of organisations and individuals founded on principles of generous cooperation, innovative thinking, and access for all.


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