Board Trustee Members

Capella the registered charity that operates Sleep Action is seeking new board of trustee members to join its established board and become an important part of the success of our charity and make a difference for the people we support.

Thanks for your interest in joining our board, we really appreciate it. Our board are an important part of the success of our charity and you’ll be joining a great team, helping to make a difference for the people we support.

We believe in lasting change through lifelong learning, because everybody deserves to thrive. Capella is a charitable company limited by guarantee and has been supporting people for 25 years.  We run two charitable services called Sleep Action and Teens+, which provide people with support and education to make a lasting difference and improve lives.

With an ambitious new strategy, this is an exciting time to join the board. We have aspirations to grow our existing services and develop new services that contribute to our purpose. Do you have the passion and expertise to help us achieve our goals?

We are looking for up to three new trustees to join our established and committed board. You will play an integral role in helping the charity to achieve its strategy while providing guidance, support and constructive challenge. You will help make a lasting difference and improve lives as well as grow personally and professionally.

Who do we want to hear from?

While we welcome applications from anyone with a passion for what we do, we are particularly keen to receive applications from people with one or more of the following:

  • People who do not typically join boards based on their age, disability, gender, race, religion, or sexual orientation.
  • Background in finance or accounting
  • Passion or experience in environmental sustainability
  • Marketing and design
  • Quality and operations
  • Public Affairs

More information

If you’d like to arrange a speak with one of our board members or for an informal chat with our CEO, please contact Gail Burden on

Deadline for applications: 5pm, Wednesday 14th February

Interviews will take place on Monday 26th February

For more information about this role, please see the job description below:

How to apply

To apply, please send a CV and supporting statement outlining your suitability to

When applying please also submit an equality monitoring form alongside your application. This can be downloaded here.