Non-Executive Directors

Department of Health and Social Care

Location: London

Salary: £7,883 per annum

Closing Date: 06.09.2022

NHS Blood and Transplant

The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care is looking to appoint three Non-Executive Directors to the board of NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT). 

NHSBT is a Special Health Authority dedicated to saving and improving lives and they are an essential part of the NHS providing a wide range of services making the most of every donation – from blood and organs to tissues and stem cells. 

As a Non-Executive Director, you will work with the Chair, other non-executives and the Chief Executive and her Executive team to govern the activities of NHSBT. 

To be considered for the role, you must have an understanding of the broad role of NHSBT with the ability to articulate some of its key challenges.  Applicants will be required to demonstrate that they have the ability to operate effectively on the board of a large and complex national organisation, and ability to develop and deliver robust governance arrangements.

The new Non-Executive Directors will ideally be able to bring skills and experience in one or more of the following areas:

commercial, financial
data and data analytics
People / HR

Remuneration will be £7,883 per annum for a time commitment of two to three days per month.  Ministers determine the length of appointment, which may be for up to a maximum of 3 years.

For more information, please visit the Public Appointments website: Role details – Non-Executive Directors of NHS Blood and Transplant – Apply for a public appointment – GOV.UK (  If you require an alternative format, such as braille, large print or audio please call Karen Dinsdale on 0113 2545414 quoting the reference VAC-1809.

The closing date for applications is midday on Tuesday, 06 September 2022.  The Department of Health and Social Care values and promotes diversity and encourages applications from all sections of the community.

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