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Do you want to make a difference in your community and keep up to date about issues affecting older people?

Age UK Wiltshire is looking for dynamic people with a passion for supporting older people and strong strategic thinking skills to join our Board of Trustees. 


We are looking for people with strategic vision, independent judgement, a passion for helping older people; and a willingness to give time and commitment to represent our organisation and its values.

We are particularly interested to hear from people with skills and experience in the following:

  • Fundraising
  • Marketing and Campaigns
  • Adult social care 
  • HR

As a Trustee you will provide a strategic lead and oversight for the direction of Age UK Wiltshire, this is not an operational role.
All reasonable expenses are reimbursed and training is provided.

Trustees are expected to:

• attend up to six meetings a year including Board meetings and an annual general meeting;
• get involved in support work including fixed term projects;
• contribute advice and support to the Chief Executive Officer on an ad hoc basis; and
• represent us at events.

The post of Trustee is unpaid but will provide you with a great deal of experience and satisfaction. It’s a chance to really understand the issues affecting older people today and be part of a dedicated team that is helping to make a difference in their lives.

If you are interested in getting involved, please contact Pauline Oliver, Vice Chair of Trustees at for further information.

The closing date for applications is 31st August 2020.  You can download an application pack below. Alternatively, request an application pack by emailing 

Download an application pack

Read more about the role and download the application form