This vacancy has now closed


  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Linlithgow
  • Closing 17th May 2023

  • Advertised from 31st March 2023


Be part of an incredible journey

You are on a mission to find a rewarding opportunity where you can engage in meaningful discussions and contribute to diversity of thought. You’re also passionate about neurodiversity and improving lives.

The Donaldson Trust is on a mission to recruit Trustees to join our Board to support our strategic ambition to become the national body for neurodiversity.

Together, we can help neurodivergent people find their voice.

We are looking for candidates who are passionate about our mission, vision and values, are willing to engage and offer diverse perspectives to enrich our work.

The Donaldson Trust environment is inclusive and one where all people can contribute and reach their full potential, and that includes at board level.

That is why we want to hear from candidates from all walks of life, irrespective of level of work experience, personal circumstances or characteristics.

Groups currently under-represented on our Board include younger people and those from BAME backgrounds.

We are looking for people with a broad mix of skills and experience, including but not limited to one of the following areas:

- Health and Social Care

- Education

- Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

- Finance, Audit, Accounting

- Marketing, PR, Fundraising

- Public Policy or Law.

Perhaps you have lived experience of neurodiversity, either directly or through a family member. Whatever skills or experience you have, if your passion is to improve the lives of neurodivergent people, why not consider becoming a Trustee.

The role profile attached has further information about the Donaldson Trust and the role.

Application notes

To apply, please complete the application form available at:

If you would like to arrange an informal discussion about the role with our Chief Executive, please contact us on

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 17th May

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to meet representatives from our Board and visit our Linlithgow campus on Friday 26th May.