Closes: Monday 16th September 2019 at 6pm
Posted: 23/07/2019
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Showroom Workstation is a charity consisting of a four-screen independent cinema, creative industries managed workspace centre and a café/bar. The Showroom cinema shows a wide range of films including independent, foreign-language, archive and documentaries. The Workstation business centre and café/bar are commercial businesses operating alongside the cinema

We are looking for a Chair to provide leadership to the board of Trustees and support for the Chief Executive. The Chair’s aim is to enable the Trustees to fulfil their responsibilities for the overall governance and strategic direction of the Organisation.

The role of Chair, and all the Trustees, is non-executive. However, the Chair will work closely with and oversee the work of the Chief Executive and Senior Management to achieve the aims of the Organisation.

The Chair needs to be outward looking and the visible public face of the Trustees and the Organisation, representing and championing it in all quarters with the ability to influence key networks and build partnerships that support our objectives.

Full details of the role and responsibilities, including time commitment are included in the job description for the role.

Application process:
Please download our full job description from or call our reception team on 0114 279 6511 / or email and they will email this information to you directly. Details of how to apply are included in the job description.

Closing date: Monday 16th September 2019 at 6pm

Enquiries: Please contact with any queries regarding the vacancy or application process.

For an informal conversation about the role prior to submitting an application please contact Ian Wild, Chief Executive at or Peter Brooks, current Chair, at

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