TASS seeks Athlete Advisory Group Chairperson

TASS helps athletes to balance the demands of sport and education (Credit: James Leighton-Burns)

Are you a natural leader with excellent communication skills and a passion for improving the athlete experience? We’re looking for a Chairperson to lead the TASS Athletes’ Advisory Group (TAAG).

A TASS alumna or alumnus, the successful candidate will be responsible for steering a group of current TASS athletes and contributing their recommendations on how to improve delivery of the programme.

The TAAG Chair will act as the ‘voice’ for TASS athletes and provide valuable input to the Management Group to help shape the future of the Scheme.

This is a national role with meeting and events taking place across England, including occasional attendance at the TASS office based in Newcastle upon Tyne (approximate commitment of 15-20 days per year expected).

An honorarium of up to £3,000 per annum plus travel expenses is available.

You can view the description of the role and required skills and experience here.

If you would like to act as an ambassador for TASS athletes and lead the TAAG, please send your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the required skills and experience criteria to:opportunities@tass.gov.uk

The closing date for applications is 29th August 2018 and we expect to hold interviews on the week commencing 3rd September 2018.