Posted 11 months ago

Embrace Quality Care (EQC) is a subsidiary trading Company of Katharine House Hospice (Charity Number 1011712) , providing high quality domiciliary care on a paid for basis, supporting people in their own home, assisting with care needs, and helping people retain their independence.

We are seeking to appoint an Independent Director to the board of EQC and would welcome applications from those with experience in or knowledge of care, especially domiciliary services.  Knowledge and experience of compliance with the Care Quality Commission would be highly desirable.

This is an unpaid position and would require the successful applicant to participate in approximately 4 formal board meetings per year, plus a small number of ad hoc meetings as required.  The position requires a Disclosing and Barring Service enhanced check.

Should you wish to find out more about this opportunity, without commitment, please contact a member of the personnel team  (Tel 01785 254645 – Ext 130/131). Your details will be passed to our Director of Care or Chief Executive who will in turn contact you for an informal discussion at a mutually suitable time.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday, 23rd July 2021

To apply please forward your CV and covering letter, marking your envelope ‘Private and Confidential’ and ‘Reference Independent Director’ to the Personnel Department, Katharine House Hospice, Weston Road, Stafford, ST16 3SB by the closing date above, or e-mail the same to


Independent Director Role Description

Declaration of Eligibility

Eligibility & Expectations


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