On Board for Sport

This area highlights the opportunities available within our member organisations to volunteer as a Director/Member on their Boards/Committees. These vacancies are often targeted for skills-based Directors and/or individuals who are independent of the Scottish Governing Body.

Board vacancies present excellent opportunities for the development of new/existing skills, meeting new people, new networks and an unrivalled CPD opportunity to make a genuine difference to sport in Scotland. Each vacancy highlights the benefits of and requirements for each post and it should be noted that a detailed knowledge of the specific sport is often not necessary.

To advertise your Governing Body vacancy on this page fill in the following form and email to louise@thessa.org.uk

Board Vacancy Description Template


Scottish Golf - Non-Exec Directors x2

Scottish Golf is seeking suitable candidates to fill two important and rewarding roles on its Board of Directors.

Closing Date: 19th January 

Horse Scotland - Non-Exec Director (w/Legal Background)

horsescotland is looking to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic individual to oversee the organisation’s legal requirements on behalf of the Board. 

Closing Date: 20th January 2017

Scottish Rowing - Director of Corporate Governance

Scottish Rowing are looking for a Director of Corporate Governance to join their Board.

Closing Date: 10th February

Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League - Board Member

Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League (SWRL) is seeking to recruit new board members to drive the growth of wheelchair rugby league in Scotland.

Closing Date: TBC