Trustee - Treasurer

Job Title: Trustee - Treasurer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dorset, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH28533
Contact Name: Vicky Kenrick
Contact Email:

Allen & York have partnered with Julia's House to recruit for a new Trustee to replace a retiring member of their Board.

Julia's House have a vacancy for a Treasurer - from April 2021 onwards
ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified, with significant experience of charity accounting. The charity also has a Trading Company, Julia's House Limited, for its shops. Combined charity and trading turnover are around £8m.

Trusteeship is a voluntary role, with relevant expenses remunerated. It is a great opportunity to guide and help a very special charity that cares for children with life-shortening conditions and their families, through regular respite, end of life care and bereavement support. Julia's House is a previous UK Healthcare Charity of the Year.

  • There are six Board meetings a year, and each Trustee generally also serves on one specialist sub-committee comprising another six meetings per year. Meetings are weekdays late afternoon / early evening, currently held on Zoom due to Covid restrictions. Trustees are also encouraged to regularly check in with and be a sounding-board for their counterpart on the senior management team.
  • Trustees are responsible for all aspects of the charity's governance, and must respect confidentiality wherever required. Trustee appointments are subject to references and a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
  • We welcome all applicants, particularly from women and BAME applicants.