Chief Operating Officer – Job advert and person specification

Chief Operating Officer: NHS Retirement Fellowship

£47,420 – £56,918 FTE

22.5 hours per week (0.6)


The NHS Retirement Fellowship is a registered charity No. 287936 which exists for people who have worked in or for health and social care services.

We offer social, leisure and educational activities and welfare support to our members.  We facilitate continued and new friendships, focused on local branches across the UK and postal members.  We offer national support and events, including a hugely popular national conference.

We have a clear ambition to build our membership, anticipating their needs and developing new ways of meeting them.

This is a new, senior role within our well-established charity and we expect the post holder to play a proactive and productive role as a member of the organisation’s small Management Team.

You must have significant operational experience preferably in a similar role in the NHS or in another public sector or charitable organisation.

Further details from NHSRF Central Office on 01305 361317 or

Closing date: Application is by CV and a supporting statement by 3rd April 2024

Interviews by Zoom: 18th April 2024

Chief Operating Officer – Person specification