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We are looking for an ambitious, energetic and inspiring Board Director of Active Surrey, the county's not-for-profit Active Partnership. We are an Active Partnership, funded by Sport England, to re-wire the system in Surrey so that physical activity is better integrated into the places, spaces and communities who need it most.
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The Board is responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of Active Surrey and is currently made up of eight independent Members (including the Chair) and four nominated Members (including the Managing Director). Board Members play a key role to ensure the Board functions well and that the organisation achieves its objectives.

The role of a Board Member is an exciting and challenging opportunity. We are looking for people who have the skills, the time and experience to provide insight, contacts, and constructive challenge to our enthusiastic and committed Board and staff team. In return, we provide training, networking opportunities and a friendly, pro-active and professional environment in which to volunteer.

You'll be:

  • A strategic thinker who will constructively challenge and support the Executive team in the delivery of our vision and objectives
  • A collaborative leader, drawing upon your skills, behaviours and experience to ensure robust governance and support a high performing culture
  • A connected and passionate advocate for the role that physical activity can play to transform lives

Further to our recent board skills evaluation, we are particularly interested in candidates with knowledge and experience in any of the following:

  • Working in the Surrey health and care system
  • Can bring the voice of the local community to the board

The close date for all applications is 23:59 on the 26th November 2023.

Interviews will take place week commencing 4th December 2023.

Please send your CV and an accompanying statement (maximum of 2 sides of A4) explaining your interest and motivation in applying and what you believe you can contribute to Active Surrey to [email protected].
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The Details


Approx 2 hours per month

Voluntary with paid expenses

Closing Date

More details
Contact Elizabeth Duggan
email: [email protected]
tel: 07970 257412

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