Trustees of The Bishop’s Palace


The Bishop’s Palace and Gardens, Wells, Somerset

Part-time, Voluntary Positions

We are looking for up to four people to join The Bishop’s Palace governance structure as trustees of this charity and to play an active and integral role within the full Board of Trustees.  As a member of this Board, you will take corporate responsibility for strategic planning, performance monitoring, risk management and compliance, and stakeholder management.

We seek people who are in sympathy with the Christian faith and can bring to the Board the skills and experience needed to guide a vibrant heritage visitor attraction.  You should have strategic experience at board equivalent level and, preferably, in one of visitor services, fundraising, estate management, finance and the law.  Other relevant skills will also be considered.

It is expected that the overall time commitment will be the equivalent of 2 days per month.  These are voluntary positions and as such there is no remuneration other than reasonable working expenses. 

For an informal discussion please contact Ms Rosie Martin, Chief Executive on 01749 988111.  Further information about the Palace can be found on this website.

To apply please send a covering letter and brief CV to [email protected] by the closing date. 

Closing date: 30 March 2017

If this looks like something that you'd be interested in, please complete an application form and return it to the main office.