How to apply

To apply for this role, please provide the following documents:

  • An up to date CV.
  • A supporting statement (maximum two pages) that sets out why you are interested in the role and specifically addresses the following questions:
    • Why are you involved in the voluntary sector, or as a volunteer?
    • What do you want to achieve as chair of NCVO’s board?

Please email your application to by 09:00 Thursday 19 March.

If you want to know more about the role or selection process, please contact our executive search partners, Green Park on  or 0203 145 3431, and ask for Ali Hollingbery.

All applications will be acknowledged via return email Please check spam filters to ensure no communication is lost.


Applications closing date
09:00 Thursday 19 March 2020
Longlist meeting
Tuesday 24 March 2020
Green Park interviews
30 March to Wednesday 22 April 2020
Shortlist meeting
Wednesday 29 April 2020
1st stage panel interview
Tuesday 19th or Wednesday 20th May 2020
2nd stage panel interview
To be confirmed

Please indicate at your earliest convenience if you are unable to attend interviews during the above dates.

The successful candidate will be appointed at NCVO’s annual general meeting in November 2020.