Essex Wildlife Trust is the county's leading conservation charity, committed to protecting wildlife and inspiring a lifelong love of nature. We manage nature reserves and discovery parks across the county, providing outstanding outdoor learning and preserving places of wonder. Founded in 1959 by volunteers, we protect over 8,400 acres of land across 87 sites and are supported by 39,000 members. Our climate is in crisis and nature needs our help. Together we can protect the future.
At this critical and exciting time with a new ambitious strategic plan for the next five years, we are looking for a Chair that shares our values and commitment to a wilder Essex.
You will bring significant governance experience, be comfortable in an ambassadorial role and be an effective and natural communicator. You will have gravitas and credibility as well as strategic leadership experience within a changing context at a senior level.
Essex Wildlife Trust is truly committed to achieving greater diversity at board level from under-represented groups, and welcomes applications regardless of sex, gender, race, age, sexuality, belief or disability.
To learn more about this unique opportunity, and to find out how to apply, please read the full appointment brief, on the Prospectus website, which can be reached by clicking on the “Apply on Website” Button.
Deadline for applications: Sunday 14 June 2020 at midnight
Interviews with Prospectus: w/c 29 June/ w/c 6 July
Final Panel Interviews with Essex Wildlife Trust: w/c 20 July