Full Description

Norton Park’s mission is to support third sector organisations by providing good quality affordable facilities. They also contribute to community life, by providing space for community participation. Established in 2019 as the successor to The Albion Trust, Norton Park is the first ‘green’, environmentally friendly, shared office premises for third sector organisations in Scotland.

Today, Norton Park Centre comprises shared offices and a modern, fully accessible conference, meeting and event space housed in beautiful historic buildings near the centre of Edinburgh. Norton Park is perfect for large conferences and training events, small meetings and a whole host of innovative uses and functions. The Business Hub comprises a suite of serviced office space ideally suited to the third sector.

It is an exciting time at Norton Park. With plans for future growth, Norton Park are now looking for a new Chair to direct their work. Norton Park are are seeking to complement the skill set of existing trustees and, in this recruitment round, successful candidates must be able to demonstrate leadership skills, the ability to direct and manage effective meetings and be a key contact to the Chief Executive. Applications are particularly welcome from candidates who will bring additional diversity to the board.

All successful candidates will need to be able to demonstrate that they can work at a strategic level as a non-executive. Previous experience as a board committee member, trustee or non-executive director is not required.

How To Apply

Please email us at [email protected] or call us on 01786 542 224 to request an information pack, full job description and person specification. You are advised to get in touch well in advance of the closing date to give us time to consider your application and pre-interview the strongest applicants.

Closing Date: Monday 19th September 2022

This search is being conducted exclusively for Norton Park by BTA (Bruce Tait Associates). Our leadership team have all worked in the voluntary sector and we use this experience to match organisations and individuals to create great appointments.