1st September 2019

Trustee recruitment – could it be you?

Following the election and appointment of Prof Diane Cox to Chair of Council at the Royal College of Occupational Therapists and recognising the demands on time that this will bring, Diane will sadly be standing down as trustee from the Elizabeth Casson Trust in November this year. The trustees would like to thank Diane for her input and guidance on shaping our strategic intention for developing and promoting the evidence base for occupational therapy ( and wish her every success as Chair of Council.

In preparation for this change, the Trust is seeking expressions of interest from individuals to become a trustee. Applicants should have strong research networks and research experience, in particular around setting and effecting a research strategy. Please see the role descriptor below for more information.

In addition, the Trust further welcomes interest from an experienced occupational therapist who has the skills and experience to input into the development of our strategic intentions for 2020-2025.

If you would like more information or an informal discussion, please contact Pam Anderson ( to arrange this.

To apply, please email:

Your CV highlighting your skills and experience relevant to the role

A personal statement indicating why you would be an asset to the work and sustainability of the Trust (no more than 500 words)

Closing date for applications is 5:00 pm,15 October 2019; interviews will be held on Tuesday 26 November 2019.

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