Wessex Cancer Trust is a vibrant charity that supports local people affected by cancer in Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight. Each year we support over 11,000 local people and in 2020 we will be celebrating 40 years of cancer support.

Role Chief Executive
Location Wessex Cancer Trust, Head Office, Chandlers Ford, SO53 2GG
Closing date Interviews are offered on a rolling basis


Wessex Cancer Trust is a vibrant charity that supports local people affected by cancer in Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight. Each year we support over 11,000 local people and in 2020 we will be celebrating 40 years of cancer support.  The charity also has a trading subsidiary, WCT Wessex Ltd, which includes its charity shops.

We're looking for an inspirational individual to lead our organisation. Our previous CEO led a five-year strategy, and we are now embarking on developing a new strategy for the next five years and beyond. The Board is clear on its direction, which is to help more people in more ways, and now needs someone who is innovative and driven to make this a reality in a sustainable way.

Wessex Cancer Trust is an equal opportunities employer. To apply please include a covering letter outlining your suitability against the attached job description. 

Interviews will be given on a rolling basis and first interviews may be conducted on zoom. 

Please send applications to Barry Rinaldi, Chair of Trustees at [email protected]

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