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Lay Trustee Recruitment


Want to become a trustee?

Interested in asthma and other lung conditions?

Keen to help where your expertise will be really valued?

The Primary Care Respiratory Society UK (PCRS-UK) is a membership society for GPs and primary care nurses who are passionate about the care of people with respiratory conditions.  We’re a small charity with a big impact, and each of our trustees makes a vital contribution to the success of our organisation.

We are currently looking to recruit a lay trustee, with  senior management and business experience,  ideally in the not-for-profit and preferably charity sector. The ideal candidate will have experience (ideally direct involvement) with strategic collaboration/partnerships - with strong negotiating and entrepreneurial skills. S/he needs to be a strategic thinker with strong commercial and financial acumen - ideally with knowledge of statutory/grant funding sources (healthcare sector)

The PCRS-UK, committed to achieving optimal respiratory health for all, is involved with policy and campaigning work as well as research and education of primary care health professionals.

The trustees meet 3 times per year in London with occasional teleconferences as required plus regular email correspondence. The board currently consists of 2 lay and 3 medical trustees.

 Please see our website for more information about the Society and the trustee's job description for more information on the role of the trustees

If you are interested in the role please  contact the Chief Executive ( or Patrick White, Chair Trustees, via . To apply please submit a CV and supporting statement explaining why you are interested in the role and why you are suitable to by 31 March 2016

Download trustee job description - HERE





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