EWS Educational Trust
EWS Educational Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC040334

The EWS Educational Trust is a registered charity established in 2009 with funds from the sale of English Welsh & Scottish Railway Holdings Limited. These funds were gifted in trust by the former framework shareholders as a permanent legacy in recognition of the contributions of the people who made the business the success it became. The purpose of the Trust is to award grants on a discretionary basis to enable candidates who have close family links to the UK rail freight industry to pursue academic excellence, sporting or artistic development at a high level, and to support those individuals facing exceptional challenges.

Current vacancies

Trustee Recruitment

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Various locations
  • Closing 5th November 2021

Opportunities to join a thriving educational charity

Why not volunteer to become a trustee, a wonderful opportunity to give something back, broaden your experience and enhance your CV.

The EWS Educational Trust is now looking to appoint two new trustees to its Board. The Trust makes discretionary awards to those who have close family links to the UK Rail Freight industry and its aims are to promote and support academic, creative, artistic and sporting excellence and to help those facing exceptional challenges.

The EWS Educational Trust is a registered charity established in 2009 with funds from the sale of English Welsh & Scottish Railway Holdings Limited. These funds were gifted in trust by the former framework shareholders as a permanent legacy in recognition of the contributions of the people who made the business the success it became.

The Trust is managed by voluntary trustees who have a wide range of experience in business and the charity world. We are looking for people who can assimilate and analyse information and make balanced judgements.

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