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Non-Executive Director

World Disability Billiards and Snooker Ltd (WDBS)
The role is non-remunerated with reasonable expenses being reimbursed
Closing Date
21 July 2019

The World Disability Billiards and Snooker Board is responsible for developing strategy and steering the structure of WDBS tournaments.

The Board meets approximately four times a year. A;; board members are expected to provide strategic leadership, insight and guidance into how WDBS can deliver meaningful competition and excellent experiences for disabled participants in snooker and billiards.

A background in one or more of the following areas would be of particular interest:

  • Experience of the disability sport sector, either competing or organising disability sport events at a national level.
  • An understanding of how sport should be delivered to have a positive impact on every participant.

Key attributes

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Enthusiasm
  • Attend Board meetings and report back on matters arising if required
  • When required attend WDBS tournaments and support operational delivery of events.
  • Contribute to decision making when necessary
  • Passionate about the development of disability sport and a strong commitment to work towards the development of sustainable opportunities for disabled people to take part in sport and physical activity

Time commitment: 10 – 20 days per annum, which may include attendance at weekend tournaments when required.

How to apply

To apply, candidates should send the following:

  • A letter of application highlighting relevant experience and why you would like to be considered for the position
  • An up-to-date CV

The closing date for all applications is 6pm, Sunday 21st July 2019.

For a summary of the responsibilities for this role, or a confidential discussion about the position please email Chris Hornby, WPBSA Company Secretary and Sport Development Manager, or call 0117 317 8204.