Barnsbury Housing Association – Chair

Barnsbury is a community-based provider, making a difference to Islington through the supply of  high-quality homes in an area where being priced out of the housing market is a reality for many.

Location(s): Islington, London
Job Type: Non-Executive
Closing date: April 25 2019
Salary: £3k - £5k pa

About the role

This is an opportune time to join us as our new Chair, with our new strategy taking shape and scope to help develop our long-term vision. You’ll be at the helm of an organisation that is quietly confident, has an amazing legacy and an exciting future.

You’ll need to share our social purpose, live in London and bring relevant or transferrable experience of housing, communities or service delivery.

To help us realise our local opportunities, and take our stakeholders with us, our successful candidate will be politically astute and will have an ease of interaction with people from a wide range of backgrounds.

Key contact

For further details about the role, you can download the pack at or contact  our retained consultants, Kathy Carter at Campbell Tickell on 07786 831690.

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interview Stage 2 interview
Thu 25 April 2019 Thu 9 May 2019 Part 1 – 22 May 2019

Part 2 – 23 May 2019

How to apply

Please download and review the recruitment pack and associated documents below:

Send an up to date CV and supporting statement, detailing how you meet the criteria for this role using the person specification, along with your completed declaration form. We advise that your supporting statement is no longer than 3 pages and your CV no more than 3 pages. Your CV must contain dates worked and a brief description of your key responsibilities for each role including consultancy/project work.

Once complete, please send your application in MS Word format by email 


Please ensure we receive your application in good time. If you do not receive confirmation of receipt within 24 hours of sending, please call us on 020 3434 0990. To help avoid your submission being treated as spam, please use a secure email address from which to send your application, and refer to the role and organisation in the header.

Our Team

Contact Campbell Tickell’s specialist recruitment team