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


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

Scottish Football Association - Equality and Diversity Advisory Board Members (x6)

The SFA are seeking to recruit six independent advisors to become members of the Equality and Diversity Advisory Board.

Closing Date: 25th November 2016

Grampian Disability Sport: Chairperson

Closing date: Friday 25 November 2016

Scottish Rugby - Independent Non-Exec Director

Scottish Rugby seeks an independent Non Executive Director to fill a vacancy being created by the retirement of the current Chairman, Sir Moir Lockhead.

Closing Date: 6th December 2016