This is an exciting opportunity to join the Board of Age UK Hillingdon, Harrow & Brent and make a real difference to services for the older people in the local community.
Age UK Hillingdon Harrow and Brent is a dynamic and forward-thinking charity supporting the older residents of West London. They provide a wide range of services, all of which aim to support and improve the health and wellbeing of older people, empowering and promoting independence and choice. They are passionate about their mission to make later life better in Hillingdon, Harrow and Brent, which is reflected in an ambitious strategy for growth.
At this important point in the charity’s journey, they are seeking to appoint two new Trustees who can bring different perspectives to the Board and help Age UK Hillingdon, Harrow and Brent achieve its plans for growth and build on the passion within the community for the organisation’s work. We welcome candidates from a wide range of professional backgrounds; commercial and business expertise and expertise in all areas of fundraising, social enterprise, NHS commissioning, transformation & integration, property law and digital strategy and communication are some of the skills which are particularly relevant at this stage of the strategy implementation.
Age UK Hillingdon, Harrow and Brent want to be more representative of the communities we serve and hence seek to become more diverse as a Board, which is reflected in the person specification you will find in the candidate pack. As with current Trustees, the charity’s preference is for those who live in or have knowledge of the local area or who have a keen passion for, or professional experience related to the cause.