Chair of TimeBank's Board of Trustees

Are you passionate about volunteering? Join us as Chair of TimeBank and help shape the next phase of our exciting journey

TimeBank is a national volunteering charity that has built a first class reputation for volunteer-led mentoring projects that tackle complex social issues. We are recruiting a new Chair of our Trustee Board with the capability and confidence to lead us through fast-changing times for the voluntary sector, with the risks, challenges and opportunities they bring. 

We are looking for someone with the passion, energy and strategic vision to help us increase our impact and growth and ensure we are in a position to deliver our projects on time, to target and on budget to those most in need.You’ll join a group of Trustees who are leaders in their fields, who share a collective pride in what we’ve achieved and have huge ambitions for our future.

Our current Chair has now completed her six year term of office and will continue as an ambassador for the charity.

We are looking for:

  • An established leader with strong experience of chairing boards or committees
  • A passion for all things volunteering
  • An understanding of the role played by the Board, underpinned by the strongest commitment to good governance

Closing date: May 30, 2017

Interviews: Week beginning June 12, 2017

To apply: Download the Information Pack and Role Description below, send us your CV and tell us in a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4 why you’d like to join our Board as Chair and what skills and experience you feel you could bring.

Please provide contact details of two referees (these will only be contacted if you are shortlisted for this role) and complete the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form. Return your application to: by 5pm on Tuesday May 30, 2017.

If you would like to discuss the role, please contact Helen Walker, Chief Executive, at or telephone her on 0203 111 0701.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview with two of our trustees: Peter Beeby and Diana Robertson, and Helen Walker, TimeBank’s Chief Executive. Interviews will take place during week beginning June 12, 2017.