Hospice reveals plans to recruit new trustees

19th February 2019
Lindsey Lodge Hospice has revealed a recruitment opportunity for volunteers to play a key role in driving it forward into the future.

The Scunthorpe Hospice is set to increase the number of its six-strong Board of Trustees, which oversees the strategic development of the charity.

Trustees will need to attend four board meetings a year and are also likely to be appointed to one of the hospice’s five sub-committees which also meet quarterly.

Lindsey Lodge Hospice Chairman Andrew Horwich said: “This is an exciting opportunity for individuals with the relevant skill set and values who may wish to contribute and support us in delivering our strategic agenda on a voluntary basis.

“We are looking for new trustees who can bring a fresh approach, have the vision and commitment to support the continuing development of Lindsey Lodge Hospice and ensure it continues to meet the needs of its local community.”

Lindsey Lodge Hospice is run as an independent charity providing palliative care to patients with life-limiting conditions and support to their families and carers. It provides a wide range of services within its clinical areas including a Wellbeing Centre, a 10 bedded Inpatient Unit. Patients can access many services including symptom management, physiotherapy, a lymphoedema service, complementary therapy, beauty therapy in addition to end of life care along with pre and post bereavement and family support services.

For more information about the role of a Lindsey Lodge Hospice Trustee and the recruitment opportunitiesplease click here

Alternatively, please contact Jane Lacey-Hatton, Workforce Manager on email: jane.lacey-hatton1@nhs.net

The closing date for expressing your interest is Friday 15 March 2019.