Independent Committee Member opportunities


Apply to become an Independent Committee Member and support the work of JRF and JRHT.

Independent Committee Members bring informed and objective viewpoints to our committees. They support our committees to carry out their work with an appropriate level of challenge and scrutiny.

JRF and JRHT have 8 different committees, each with at least 1 Independent Committee Member.

Our committees

JRF Trustees and JRHT Board have established 3 Committees for the Group:

  • Audit & Risk Committee
  • Resources Committee
  • Nominations and Governance Committee

JRF has established 2 committees for JRF only:

  • Investment Committee
  • Social Investment

The JRHT Board has established 2 committees for JRHT only:

  • Development Sub-Committee
  • Care Sub-Committee

There is also a local small grants fund that is distributed by a specialist York Committee.

Current vacancies

Independent Committee Members are recruited for terms lasting 3 years. These roles are on a voluntary basis.

Care Sub Committee Role (closing date: Sunday 26 June 2022)

Apply to become an Independent Committee Member

To apply send the following to [email protected]:

  • The name of the committee you are applying to
  • Expression of interest - 1 side of A4 telling us about your skills, abilities and why you are the ideal candidate
  • Your CV

Information about our mission, structure and committees