Month: January 2018

Vacancy: Finance Trustee

Applications are invited for the following vacancy:

Trustee with Financial Background

We are looking for a new trustee with a specialism in finance to join our Board of Trustees. By becoming a member of our Board you will have an exciting role in building our charity’s vision and shaping future strategy.  Our  vision is a world where every human being has the voice and tools to creatively engage in social, ethical and ecological and spiritual questions to shape the future together. We seek to create change by transforming education, developing human and organisational potential and nurturing a different kind of leadership.

We are looking for new Finance Trustee, preferably a qualified and experienced accountant to join our Board of Trustees and to take the lead in financial aspects of governance. This is an exciting role for anyone who wants to make a difference and be part of a growing organisation. Board meetings occur 3 or 4 times a year in our offices in Stroud, Gloucestershire. It would be helpful if you were local to Stroud, but not essential. This is a voluntary position.

For further information:

or contact Judy Foster ( or call 01453 808118 to find out more about us.

We look forward to hearing from you.

New self-regulated qualification in Integrative Medicine

Crossfields Institute and the Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine are delighted to announce that a new self-regulated qualification in integrative medicine has been launched.

Crossfields Institute Level 7 Diploma in Integrative Medicine (SRQ)
is now open for registrations.

The aims of this qualification are to develop the theoretical and practical knowledge, the critical and analytic abilities and the professional and reflective practice of health care professionals to help them transform health care into a more effective and compassionate practice that respects the individual as a whole person.

The Portland Centre is a centre of excellence for Integrative Medicine (IM) that supports the transformation of health care, combining the best of conventional and complementary care to deliver a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. The Portland Centre brings together a team of professionals focused on health promotion, self-care and lifestyle, supporting connections between mind and body and individuals and their communities.

Crossfields Institute is a Gloucestershire based education charity, approved by Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulations in England) as an awarding organisation. The Institute specialises in the development niche qualifications for providers with a particular vision or ethos.