Bowls England Governance Working Party

Job Title: Bowls England Governance Working Party
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: England
Salary: Voluntary
Reference: GovWP2020
Contact Name: Helen Slimm
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 21, 2020 10:18

Job Description

We are committed to ensuring that Bowls England has a high standard of governance and have formed the Governance Working Party to undertake a thorough review. We are inviting applications to help us in this process.

The Working Party’s mission is to conduct a thorough review of how Bowls England is performing against Sport England’s ‘A code for Sports Governance’.

Following the conclusion of the Working Party a full report, complete with recommendations, will be presented to the Board of Bowls England.

Start Date: 1st September 2020

Term: To be confirmed

Reporting to: The Board of Bowls England

Remuneration: This is an unpaid position; all pre-approved expenses will be reimbursed.

Person Specification: A working knowledge of Sport England’s ‘A Code for Sports Governance’, is desirable but not essential.

Applicants should have:

  • A basic knowledge of corporate structures, responsibility and experience preferably in the within the sport sector.
  • An understanding of the development and implementation of governance structures such as:
  • Corporate Constitutions incorporating Rules and Regulations
  • Corporate Standards of Conduct
  • Company Policies and Procedures
  • Communications and People Management

A full Terms of Reference document is available at

Expressions of interest should be submitted, with an accompanying CV to no later than Monday 10th August 2020.

Virtual Interviews will be conducted week commencing Monday 17th August 2020.

Bowls England recognises equal opportunities in the appointment process.

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