Hearts & Minds

Chair of Board of Trustees

Voluntary Trustee Role
Location: Edinburgh

Hearts & Minds, an Edinburgh based arts-in-health charity, is looking to appoint a dynamic Chair with previous board or committee experience, to help steer us towards our 5-year goals.  They will work alongside the Board to support Hearts & Minds key-staff to continue to raise the profile of the organisation whilst ensuring that an effective fundraising strategy and correct financial safeguards are on place to support the charity’s work.

We help vulnerable people overcome feelings of powerlessness, anxiety and isolation through therapeutic clowning

The Chair will be an Ambassador for the company with a proven interest in the sector we work in: an effective networker, strategic thinker and clear communicator and will strive to take the organisation forward.

Our aim is to improve lives one smile at a time. We achieve this through two specialist arts-in-health programmes; Clowndoctors who work with children and young people in hospitals, hospices and special schools and Elderflowers who work with ladies and gentlemen who are living with dementia in a care setting.

To Apply:

For more information on the position and Hearts & Minds visit www.heartsminds.org.uk

If you are interested, please send a letter (outlining your skills and interest in our work) and your CV to: Michelle Armstrong, CEO, Lower Ground, 4 Castle Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2DP. 

Tel: 0131 229 4037
Email: michelle@heartsminds.org.uk