Opportunities to join the Get Doncaster Moving Advisory Board

Posted: Wed, 8 Nov 2023 09:20

Opportunities to join the Get Doncaster Moving Advisory Board

Are you passionate about promoting active lifestyles, fostering community engagement and driving change in Doncaster? If so, we invite you to apply for a position on the Get Doncaster Moving Advisory Board.

About us

Get Doncaster Moving is not one single organisation or project. It is the name of Doncaster's approach to tackling inequalities in physical activity. It involves a wide range of stakeholders working together to achieve our shared vision of 'healthy and vibrant communities through movement, physical activity and sport'. There is a small central team, based within Doncaster Council, who help to co-ordinate this work on behalf of the partnership.

The Role

As a member of this dynamic and influential board, you will play a pivotal role in shaping opportunities for Doncaster's communities to become more physically active, healthy and vibrant. The Get Doncaster Moving Advisory Board comprises of senior representatives from various sectors with a shared vision. Their key role involves leading and coordinating efforts to enhance physical activity in Doncaster. They oversee the strategy's direction, drive its implementation, and ensure progress within their respective areas. Additionally, they gather and share local insights to advocate for investment in physical activity. The board also influences and advocates for change, fostering partnerships and embedding physical activity in local policies.

We are open to discussions with any willing and passionate individuals; however, we have identified gaps in representation from the following areas:

  • Health Sector e.g. NHS, Integrated Care Board, Primary Care Networks
  • Business and Workplaces
  • Education
  • Marketing and Communications

Knowledge and understanding of Doncaster is preferred, but not essential.

Download our recruitment pack to find out more (link below).

If you require further information or would like to have an informal discussion about the role please contact getdoncastermoving@doncaster.gov.uk. Applications close on Thursday 30 November 2023 (applications to be sent to getdoncastermoving@doncaster.gov.uk).

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