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27th July 2020
21st August 2020
AIR AMBULANCES UK IS SEEKING AN INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR TO JOIN THEIR BOARD
Air Ambulances UK is looking for an Independent Director who would be interested in joining our organisation at an extremely exciting time in its development
This person will build on the fantastic work undertaken by the new board, following the successful merger of the former membership-based Association of Air Ambulances and the national charity Air Ambulances UK which took place in January this year.
Air Ambulances UK is the national organisation, supporting and advocating the lifesaving work of the UK’s 21 air ambulance charities and wider air ambulance sector.
We are using one of our member directors’ platforms to share this advert and it is an example of how we collaborate with Air Ambulance charities across the UK. Thames Valley Air Ambulance is one of the Directors represented on our board and will be one of the people you will meet if successful for the interview.
We are looking for someone who is equally passionate about our mission to be saving even more lives, and working with our members to:
The timing is perfect as we are working collaboratively with our members to deliver our long-term vision, strategy, and propositions for 2021 onwards, as well as working closely with the Air Ambulances charities to support patients at this key time.
The board has recently completed a skills review and governance overview and we are particularly looking for potential applicants who complement the boardroom roles in governing the organisation, setting strategy and policy, and distributing funds to achieve our objectives and ambitions.
Areas for consideration will include:
One of the key roles will be how you can help us embrace the changes we have undergone in 2020
This is an unremunerated role and reasonable expenses will be paid We are committed to equality and diversity and the person must have a passionate enthusiasm for the work of the Air Ambulance community
Please send a current curriculum vitae and a covering letter (no more than two pages)
Closing date: Friday 21st August with interviews being held on the 8th September.
This post may close early due to high numbers of applications, so you are advised to apply promptly
Please be aware that this is not a Thames Valley Air Ambulance post, we are recruiting on behalf of Air Ambulance UK.
Approx 2 days per month