Chief Executive

Closing Date: 03/03/2021

£75,485.00 - £88,715.00 per annum, dependent on experience, knowledge and skills
Martin House provides care and support to children and young people with life limiting illnesses, and to their families. The hospice is in Boston Spa, Wetherby and we care for children and young people from across West, North and East Yorkshire.

We are seeking a dynamic and committed Chief Executive to lead us to the next stage in our ambitious development strategy for the hospice.We are particularly looking for candidates with significant and proven senior management experience, experience of strategic planning and implementing organisational change, and who have the ability to establish and develop an effective vision and sense of direction for the hospice for the future.

We are looking for a Chief Executive who will take shared responsibility with the rest of the Strategic Leadership Team for the development of Martin House, and who will thrive in a changing but rewarding environment.

Benefits include 40 days annual leave per annum including bank holidays and statutory days, and recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme (alternative stakeholder pension also offered).

If you are interested in this position, please complete an Application Form, referring to the Job Description and Person Specification available or contact Clare Roberts at Martin House (

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 3rd March 2021.

Email applications should be sent to

First interviews are provisionally scheduled to take place via Zoom the week commencing 22nd March. The Trustee panel would prefer to meet candidates for a face to face interview, however precise arrangements will be dependent on the government restrictions at the time. The role may be subject to psychometric testing.

If you have not heard from us by 18th March 2021 please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Registered Charity No. 517919
Company Registration No. 2016332, England

Supporting Files

Chief Executive Pack
Application Form (PDF)
Application Form (Word)
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