Vacancy: External Trustee 2022

We are seeking an External Trustee to join our Board of Trustees

No ratings yet. Log in to rate.

We are currently seeking an External Trustee to join our Board of Trustees.

A strong and active Board of Trustees is essential for us as we build on recent successes and continue to move forward. We are looking for a new External Trustee to provide more strength and depth to the Board and ensure that the Union continues to develop.

The External Trustees are nominated by the Board based on their professional knowledge, skills and experience they can bring to the Board. External Trustees undertake the role on a voluntary basis and are expected to take on additional responsibilities with the Board’s Committees and/or the Cardiff Union Services Limited Board. External Trustees serve four year terms and can serve for up to four terms.

The Trustee Board is responsible for the overall strategy, management and finances of the Students’ Union. The focus of the Board of Trustees is to ensure that the resources of the Students’ Union are applied effectively for the purposes of, and furtherance of, its aims and objectives.

How to Apply

We have compiled a recruitment pack to provide you with everything you need to support your application.  If you any questions, or would like an informal chat about the role, please contact Daniel Palmer, Chief Executive,, or call 029 2078 1404.

Download the recruitment pack

Send your CV, plus a supporting statement detailing why you are applying for the position and how you meet the requirements to Kate Owen at

Your supporting statement should show how you meet the requirements described in the person specification in this pack.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 28th January 2022.

The provisional interview date is Monday 4 February 2022.


No comments have been made. Please log in to comment.