West of England Sport Trust (Wesport) Trustee / Chairperson Roles

Ruth Glanvill
Project Manager- Community Sport | West of England Sport Trust
31st July 2020
Member roleInitiative member


The West of England Sport Trust (Wesport) is a Registered Charity (1114495) & Company Limited by Guarantee (05794916) and fulfils the role of the Active Partnership for the West of England, which covers Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire, working with a network of organisations across this area.  There are 43 Active Partnerships across England, all of whom are linked together via the Active Partnerships National Network.


Wesport’s vision is: Improving lives in the West of England through championing, developing, and delivering sport & physical activity.  The mission is to: Create, Inspire, and Empower through Sport & Physical Activity.  This describes what Wesport aims to achieve in the long-term and serves as a guide for choosing the current and future courses of action.


Wesport is seeking to add to its existing Board of non-executives:

  • An independent Chairperson and
  • Additional Trustees to broaden the skills of the governing body

This is a voluntary role requiring approximately 1-2 days per month of Trustee time to fulfil role responsibilities.

Please find full role descriptions, recruitment pack and application by visiting: https://www.wesport.org.uk/news/were-searching-for-a-new-chair-and-trustees/


Moon Executive Search has been appointed as chosen Search Partner to Wesport and will manage the recruitment process. To register your interest, please send a copy of your latest CV or biography together with a supporting statement, explaining your motivations for applying for the role, how your skills, knowledge and experience match the requirements sought.  To Sandy Hinks, Head of Charity Practice via sandyhinks@moonexecsearch.com quoting MC02091 “WESPORT”.


Moon Executive Search is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all areas of society.




HR email 
Contact details
Wesport c/o The University of the West of England
Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane