Healthwatch Bury Board Member Vacancy

Become a board member

Are you interested in becoming a Board Member?

Healthwatch is the consumer champion for health and social care services, giving a voice to local people, community and voluntary groups, to influence the way their services are planned, purchased and provided.

Healthwatch Bury is looking for directors with the necessary skills, passion, drive and enthusiasm to make a positive contribution to ensure the organisation is successful.

This is a voluntary position, although relevant expenses will be paid.  

We are particularly keen to recruit members of the local community who have skills in one or more of the following areas:

  • Marketing
  • Strategic Development
  • Governance and Compliance
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Background in HR
  • Change Management
  • Volunteer Management

One of the roles is for a Treasurer, we are seeking someone with financial experience who will have a watchdog role over all aspects of financial management, working closely with other members of Healthwatch Bury Board to safeguard its finances and assets.

Whilst the skills of the directors is of paramount importance, the Board will aim to ensure it is representative of the population of Bury.

Applicants should either:

  • Live in Bury or
  • Use Health and Social Care Services in Bury or
  • Work in Bury

For an informal chat about the role please contact: The Chair on 0161 253 6300 or email:

For an application form please contact or ring 0161 253 6300

Closing date for applications 9th June 2017