General Board Member of the Trustee Board, Urban Development Expertise - CPRE London

CPRE London is actively seeking an enthusiastic supporter of green spaces in London to join our Trustee Board and organisation to build upon our success as a respected organisation in the planning and development of London. CPRE London is specifically seeking a General Board Member who can contribute to our strategic vision and project development with particular insight in the urban design and development space. This is an excellent opportunity to play a senior role in a respected environmental organisation, applying your skills and experience to make a real difference in improving London’s built environment and enhancing London’s green spaces.
CPRE London is one of the largest regional branches of the national environmental charity, Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE). The “urban” character of our organisation is unique within the CPRE network. This provides the London branch with large scope to lead on London specific issues and providing expertise to support CPRE nationally in respect of the interplay between urban development and encroachment on the countryside.
The new general board member should share a passion for green spaces and sustainable urban development. The new Board member should be someone who is enthusiastic and has commitment to the following issues:
• Protect and enhance the use of London’s green spaces
• Improve London’s built environment and green infrastructure
• Promote public appreciation and enjoyment of London’s landscapes
See the full candidate briefing pack here
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Time Commitment
In addition to the four quarterly Board meetings and AGM described in the next section, the role of a General Trustee is estimated to take up to 4 hours per month. This will either take place at the CPRE London office or remotely.
How to apply: Applications should be made by submitting a letter explaining in no more than two sides of A4 how you believe you could benefit CPRE London as a Trustee on the Board. In addition, please include a CV. 
Applications should be emailed to
Please address to
Carol Hamcke-Onstwedder, CPRE London Vice Chair.
Closing Date for Applications: Thursday January 31, 2019
Interviews: Commencing mid-February, 2019
Final Decision: End of February/March