New Trustee position available for Disability Sports Coach Board

Disability Sports Coach is seeking an individual to join the current board members specialising in Charity Governance

Founded in 2006 by Peter Ackred, the current CEO of the charity, Disability Sports Coach (DSC) is an award-winning provider of disability sport and physical activity. The charity started as a private company, which in 2013 turned into a charity. From its conception, we have delivered to over 60,000 disabled people by supporting organisations, training professionals and establishing a network of accessible Community Clubs.

Over the last 6 months, we have been reviewing our skill set at board level, and to enhance the positive work that the former and existing members of the board have produced, we have a new board member position available.

Disability Sports Coach is seeking a new individual to join the current board members, specialising in:

  • Charity Governance

The successful candidate will have a strong desire to increase sport and physical activity for disabled people and experience of working within the charity sector. These trustee positions on the board will provide advice, guide the organisation on best practice and generate valuable contacts within the third sector.

They will need to be available for at least 4 trustee meetings per year in London, plus 2 development planning days per year.

This trustee position is a voluntary role, but is vital in helping the charity provide sporting opportunities to thousands of disabled people each year.

How to Apply? Closing Date – 8th June 2018

If you wish to apply please send your CV with a covering letter to by no later than 5pm 8th June 2018.

For further information, please contact Peter Ackred on 07971 957898.

It is the intention of DSC to give every possible opportunity to disabled candidates who have the skills and experience we seek, as it is fundamentally important to the success of the charity to involve disabled people in as many ways as we can. If you wish to clarify any aspects of the job, do not hesitate to contact Peter Ackred on 07971957898.



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