Trustee - executive committee

Trustee - executive committee

At a glance


  • Accountancy / Auditing
  • Financial management
  • Commissioning / Contracting
  • Governance
  • Strategic development and planning
  • General / operations management
  • HR
  • Management consultancy
  • Social care / Counselling


Grimsby, Dn34 4su
Mainly at home, or remote opportunity.
Travel limit? No limit


Mostly outside office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-3 hours / week
Hi monthly meeting usually 2 hours other meetings around 1.5 hours monthly

We need trustees to join our executive committee. You will join a committed caring team who have their feet firmly on the ground but need  to move the society forward to be sustainable and viable for the future.

What will you be doing?

To be a team player, enthusiastic and skilled with  an appreciation of good governance  Someone with an understanding  of the housing sector for the elderly.  executive committee meets alternative months for 2 hours other meetings monthly  about 1.5. Hours. Working remotely with virtual meeting. We are looking for someone to contribute to  the overall direction of the society

What are we looking for?

Ideally someone with a solid financial background and an understanding of finance and  risk. Good communication skills and a team player. Some experience in the housing sector is desirable. We've been around for a long time all  social care is under pressure and we need to maximize our opportunities

What difference will you make?

A small independent society we come under increasing pressure. However we firmly believe that our reputation is good enough to enable us to continue to deliver quality service which bigger units find difficult to achieve. Abbeyfield is unique providing companionship in a family environment.

What's in it for the volunteer?

We are all going to get old one day and caring for the elderly will give you a chance to develop and shape services we may one day all need. We are a member of the wider abbey field family. You will be part of a caring committed team

A few more details

Abbeyfield Grimsby is a member of the Abbeyfield Society.

Before you apply

Apply with a CV Limited to 3 pages of A4. Full role profile available
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Local / community
  • Older people / later life
  • Social care
  • Voluntary sector support
  • Abbeyfield Grimsby is known as a member society , which means that although it trades under the name Abbeyfield all of the day to day running of the house is managed by the volunteer Executive...