Yarrow – Chair

We are told that Yarrow is unique because we never give up on people even when things become challenging.  This year we celebrate 30 years and within that time we have been changing the lives of people with learning disabilities by delivering people centred support and ensuring equality in peoples’ lives continues.

Location(s): London
Job Type: Non-Executive
Closing date: June 29 2018
Salary: Unremunerated

About the role

We are now seeking to recruit our new Chair to lead us through delivering our objectives as set out in our new strategic plan.  Our plan “Making an impact” builds on our success of our previous strategy and outlines our strategic journey over the next 3 years.  As our new Chair your role will be one of ambassador and a strong advocate to ensure our journey is delivered.

You will have prior board experience and have strong leadership and interpersonal skills. Experience of chairing a board or committee would be advantageous but above all a strong understanding of good governance will be key.

Our work is rewarding and stimulating so if you would like to contribute and work with energetic and committed people who make a genuine difference then Yarrow could be the place for you.

Key contact

If you are curious and excited to learn more, full details of the role and our organisational profile can be accessed via the candidate pack at www.campbelltickell.com/jobs. You can also speak to Kelly Shaw on 07900 363803 or 0203 434 0990 for an informal discussion.

Key dates

 Closing Date  Final interviews
Friday 29 June 2018  July 2018

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 2 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 yarrow@campbelltickell.com


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