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COVID-19 volunteer team - click here to apply online


Your Governors

Public and Staff Governors are elected to serve as a representative of their constituency usually for three years. There are 13 Public Governors and three Staff Governors on Council.

They are joined by three Partner Governors who are appointment by their organisations and represent the six local authorities, the Kent Universities and Volunteers who work with the Trust.

Who are your governors and what do they do? 

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Become a member of our Foundation Trust

Have a say in the future of your NHS!

Find out how you can become a member >

Contact us

Chief Executive Offices
William Harvey Hospital
Kennington Road
TN24 0LZ

E-mail: foundationtrust@nhs.net or call 01233 651954 

Meet your Governors!

Due to COVID-19 the meet the Governor visits have been cancelled. 

Every month there is an opportunity to meet with Governors - for you to come along and share your views. The first few dates are listed below. More dates will be added through out 2020. We hope you can make it. Please call 01233 651954 if you have any questions.

Covid-19: We need your help

We are looking for volunteers over the age of 18 but under 70 years old who do not have any underlying health conditions.

Complete the application form here or contact ekh-tr.volunteers@nhs.net for more details


We value the involvement of local people as volunteers in activities that enhance the quality of life for our patients, visitors, carers, and also support the staff in delivery high quality health care.

Volunteers are involved in many areas of our services, such as meeting and greeting, assisting our staff with administration, directing patients around the hospital to name just a few.

The range of opportunities continually changes so we are sure to find you something you will enjoy.

Please click here for an application form and details of our current opportunities.

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