Chair – Active Durham

Active Durham is the newly branded Active Partnership previously known as County Durham Sport.  We are an independent company with charitable status, currently going through a period of transition and change.  Our Trustees are working closely with our key partners to ensure we maximise our impact and deliver the best outcomes for the people of County Durham.

Location(s): Durham
Job Type: Non-Executive
Closing date: November 29 2019
Salary: Voluntary

About the role

Active Durham has a passionate belief that everyone is able to improve the quality of their life through involvement in sport and physical activity. The partnership’s ambition is to inspire, build and connect stronger pathways for sport and physical activity in County Durham, and enable our 129,600 inactive residents to be active.

We are looking for a strong leader who will be influential in ensuring the activity of the organisation is placed on key agendas.  This role will also lead the partnership alongside a new Managing Director and core team and be integral to advancing the change realised to date. If you have prior experience as Chair of a Board or Chair of a Committee or experience of good governance principles and wish to help the organisation on this next phase of their journey, then we would like to hear from you.

Key contact

For an informal discussion and further information about this role, please contact Kelly Shaw on 07900 363 803 or 020 3434 0990.

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews
Fri 29 Nov 2019 at 9am Thurs 05 Dec 2019 W/C Mon 16 Dec 2019

How to apply

Please download and review the recruitment pack and associated documents below:

Send an up to date CV and supporting statement, detailing how you meet the criteria for this role using the person specification, along with your completed declaration form. We advise that your supporting statement is no longer than 3 pages and your CV no more than 3 pages. Your CV must contain dates worked and a brief description of your key responsibilities for each role including consultancy/project work.

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Chair – Active Durham

Location(s): Durham
Job Type: Non-Executive
Closing date: November 29 2019
Salary: Voluntary

Submit If you are experiencing any problems submitting your application, please contact us on 020 3434 0990, or alternatively email us at recruitment@campbelltickell.com
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