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EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF SPORT IN WALES

6 Dec 2007

The Welsh Assembly Government and the Sports Council for Wales are looking for individuals who can contribute to the delivery of the strategy for sport and physical activity: Climbing Higher. You will be expected to have a genuine interest in and knowledge of sport and physical activity and their target audiences.

As a Council Member you will need a proven track record at a senior level in one or more of the following fields:

• Administration of sport/physical activity at elite/community level;
• Marketing and communications, including experience of working with the media;
• Finance and/or accounting;
• Education;
• Research and evaluation.

Council Members are expected to be available to work around 2 days per month. Further information about the Sports Council for Wales can be obtained from its website.

The appointments will be for an initial period of 3 years. Council Members are remunerated at the rate of £264 per day. Are you interested in applying for any of these posts?

It is the policy of the Welsh Assembly Government and the Sports Council for Wales to promote and integrate equality of opportunity into all aspects of their business, which includes appointments to public bodies. We, therefore, particularly welcome and encourage applications from under represented groups, including women, minority ethnic communities and disabled people.

To register an interest and obtain an information pack for these positions, including an application form, please contact the Public Appointments Unit, Welsh Assembly Government, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3NQ. Tel: /3799 or e-mail:

To access the advertisement on Assembly website, click here.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 3 January 2008. Application forms received after this date will not be considered. It is expected that the interviews will be held during February 2008.

A large print, Braille or audio version of this advertisement can be obtained by request from .