Chair of the Board

Application deadline: 
Friday, 4 December, 2020 - 17:00
North East Counselling Services

North East Counselling Services (NECS) 

North East Counselling Services is a very successful organisation dedicated to providing counselling to anyone who needs it.  

We are currently seeking a Chair for our Board who has a passion for what we do and is ambitious for us.  We expect you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Leadership
  • Calmness, clarity, humility and ‘radical candour’
  • A commitment to team working and team responsibility
  • A commitment to diversity of thought and experience
  • Integrity
  • Strategic nous and independent judgement

The role is not remunerated, though all expenses will be met.  In return you will get to work with a highly skilled and resourceful group of people and help them to grow this valuable organisation.  For the right person this will be an engaging and rewarding experience.

For more information, please click the following link:

If you would like an informal chat with Marj Hunter, our Chief Executive or with Peter Deans, who is helping us with our governance,then please email us:

Applications are by way of a covering letter and CV to by 5 pm, 4th December 2020.  Interviews will take place on 14th and 16th December. 2020.