We're looking for a Chair and Trustees to the join our board and do great things for our hospitals.

Our Trustees are responsible for providing appropriate oversight, governance and leadership and making sure the charity is managed effectively and meets all financial and legal compliance regulations. Trustees oversee our strategic direction by defining goals, setting targets and evaluating performance. Additionally, as ambassadors for Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity, you represent us at our functions and events.

For these positions, we're hoping to hear from individuals with strategic vision and good judgment. Candidates must be able to demonstrate their integrity and commitment to the organisational values. Ideally, each Trustee would be highly skilled in one of the following areas: legal matters, finance, fundraising and marketing.

Download the Trustee candidate pack

Being a trustee provides an opportunity to support one of the largest organisations in the greater Bristol region, which provides high-quality and specialist care locally, across the South West and, for certain specialties, further afield. I know first- hand how valued the support the charity gives to staff and patients."

Chris Monk, current Chair of Trustees


Trustees must attend board meetings six times a year, as well as be flexible for additional hours for sub-committees, events and visits.

Meetings are primarily held at Whitefriars, Lewins Mead, Bristol and can be attended remotely as and when required.

This role is not remunerated but reasonable expenses will be reimbursed.


Moon Executive Search is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all areas of society.  Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive and diverse culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.

A candidate briefing pack is available – Please contact Sandy Hinks, Head of Charity Practice on 01275 371200 or email [email protected] Quoting reference: MC02209 closing date is midnight 24th February 2024.