1. International Students House



International Students House (ISH) is a residential, social and cultural centre for international and British students in central London. We provide scholarships opportunities, a safe home, and a social program to enable students to succeed.

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Who we are

International Students House (ISH) is a charity that enables young people from around the globe to achieve their academic ambitions. We believe every young person should have the opportunity to succeed whatever their background. Together with our university partners and supporters, we provide scholarship opportunities, a safe home and a social programme to enable students to succeed while giving them a place to belong.

The role

This is an exciting time to join us. In August 2023, we procured additional student accommodation for the House. Over the next 24 months, a new purpose-built ISH accommodation will be constructed on the site based in Kennington.

Role Description

This is a voluntary hybrid role for a Trustee with International Students House. The Trustee will be responsible for overseeing the management of the organisation, ensuring financial stability, and helping to develop strategic plans for the future. Trustee meetings are held quarterly and involve reviewing reports, discussing ISH’s current performance and its future objectives, and ensuring the organisation is operating within its legal, regulatory, and ethical responsibilities. The position is located in London, with flexibility for some remote work.


  • Experience in working in a non-profit or charitable organisation
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and take on a leadership role
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of regulatory and legal requirements relating to charities
  • Experience in strategic planning or governance is advantageous
  • Willingness to commit time and effort to the role
  • A commitment to the values and mission of International Students House


229 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 5PN

+44 (0) 207 631 8300



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