Recruitment of Chair of the Board

Recruitment of Chair of the Board

We are currently seeking an individual to take on the role of Chair of the Board of Trustees within the organisation.

We welcome applications for the role of Chair including from those with lived experience of disability including sensory impairments or long-term health conditions including mental health issues. We also welcome applications from those protected under the 2010 Equalities Act due to age, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Those with caring responsibilities and on low incomes are encouraged to apply and we will accept applications in any format and meet any interview expenses.

If you are interested and have any questions, please contact DMS CEO Thursa Sanderson at or 0131 659 4766, or DMS Trustee Jamie Munn at

To apply please send a current CV and a covering letter detailing your interest in the role (no more than two sides of A4) to

Applications from interested individuals should be received by 5pm on Wednesday 2 November 2022.

We will offer a guaranteed interview to disabled applicants who meet the requirements of the role.

We are happy to provide information in alternative formats. If you are unable to submit an application by email, please give us a call on 0131 659 4766 to discuss other options.
Interviews will be held in-person in central Edinburgh, or online over Zoom from the week beginning 14 November 2022. Any access requirements for both in-person and online interviews will be met.