Leeds, West Yorkshire
£350 per day plus expenses
Contract, Part-time
Job description

Independent Chair, Women's Lives Leeds

12 days per year, including four partnership meetings per year, £350 a day plus reasonable travel expenses 


Women’s Lives Leeds (WLL) is a partnership of eleven women and girls organisations from across Leeds, with specialisms in domestic violence, mental health, sexual health, sex work, trafficking, substance misuse, child sexual exploitation and education.


The partnership is seeking to commission a female Independent Chair to help facilitate Women’s Lives Leeds work empowering girls and women in Leeds by providing independent, constructive challenge and strategic vision. The eleven WLL partners lead organisations working with some of the most vulnerable women and girls in the city as part of a four-year Big Lottery funded partnership, which it is now in its third year.  We are looking for an Independent Chair who can inspire and support their work to effect lasting change.

This contract will be commissioned by Leeds Women’s Aid and the Independent Chair will work closely with all WLL partners. 


Expressions of Interest in this role are invited by 12.00 noon, Monday 22nd July 2019

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 30th July 2019


For more detailed information about the role of Independent Chair, including a Job Description,

please go to the vacancies section of the Women's Lives Leeds website


This contract will be funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Women’s and Girls’ Initiative


Women’s Lives Leeds is committed to Equal Opportunities and Managing Diversity and welcomes all Expressions of Interest in this post


Refreshed on: 12 July 2019
Closed date: 22 July 2019
Job ref: Independent Chair, Women's Lives Leeds
Tags: Senior Management, Governance