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

 

Snowsport Scotland - Independent Non-Executive Director – Marketing & Communications

Snowsport Scotland wishes to make a step change in its ability to communicate with stakeholders and market its various products and services. To do this, a new Non-Executive position has been created to join the Board and provide strategic leadership in this crucial area.

Closing Date: 21st July


Dundee City Disability Sport - Committee Member

Dundee City Disability Sport (DCDS) is a voluntary sport group where the main aim is to lead in the development of sport for people with physical, sensory or learning disabilities in partnership with key local agencies. DCDS is a member branch of Scottish Disability Sport (SDS) who are the governing body of sport for athletes and players with a physical, sensory or learning disability. DCDS have achieved SDS Minimum Operating Requirements (MOR) which ensures all governance is up to date and appropriate. The committee of DCDS now wishes to appoint new committee members to join the branch.

Closing Date: 31st July


Dundee City Disability Sport - Chairperson

Dundee City Disability Sport (DCDS) is a voluntary sport group where the main aim is to lead in the development of sport for people with physical, sensory or learning disabilities in partnership with key local agencies in Dundee. DCDS is a member branch of Scottish Disability Sport (SDS) who are the governing body of sport for athletes and players with a physical, sensory or learning disability. DCDS achieved SDS Minimum Operating Requirements (MOR) which ensures all governance is up to date and appropriate. The committee of DCDS now wishes to appoint a new chair to lead the branch.

Closing date: 31st July


Scottish Wrestling Association - Finance Director

The Scottish Wrestling Association (SWA) is the National Governing Body for Olympic styles of wrestling in Scotland. Following a successful Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, we are looking to ensure wrestling’s sustainable development and growth in Scotland, through expansion of our Board.

Closing date: 31st August


Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League - Chair

Scotland Wheelchair Rugby League (SWRL) is seeking to recruit a new Chair to drive the growth of wheelchair rugby league in Scotland: a fast, dynamic sport which offers the opportunity for all to participate and reach their potential. 

Closing Date: TBC


Basketball Scotland - Board Members

Are you looking to put your skills to use to help sport develop? Are you seeking opportunities to develop your skills and experience? Would you like to volunteer at a strategic level in a forward-thinking, dynamic and exciting sport?

Closing Date: TBC