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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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Contact us

Chief Executive Offices
William Harvey Hospital
Kennington Road
TN24 0LZ

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

Governor Election

Governor Election - Folkestone & Hythe Constituency

The Nomination period for the vacancy in this constituency closed on 5 August.  Liz Baxter was elected unopposed to the vacancy.


Due to the ongoing  Covid-19 pandemic we have decided to stop all volunteer recruitment. Please check back regularly for further updates.

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.