Do you have a passion for sport and active living?  A belief in its capacity to enhance and enrich at both an individual and community level?  And a drive for achieving equality and diversity?  Do you understand that sport can contribute positively across a range of agendas? 

Living Sport is a charity, working to improve the health, happiness and wellbeing of the people of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough by inspiring them to be active.

We are looking for an experienced and high performing individual with strong networking and influencing skills and an ability to think creatively and strategically to become the Chairperson of Living Sport.

We are seeking a Chairperson to provide the strategic leadership necessary to develop Living Sport at an exciting time of transition and to ensure, through innovation and high-performance delivery, it realises its potential. 

This is a great opportunity to influence the way sport and physical activity is developed across Cambridgeshire & Peterborough - delivered to high quality and contributing to improving the health of our communities - whilst also developing the business of the charity.  


Introduction to role from Simon Fairhall, Chief Executive

Role Description - Living Sport Chairperson


For an informal discussion about the role, or for further information please contact Simon Fairhall, Chief Executive, Living Sport on 07767 390516 or by email. 

To apply complete an Application Form and email to Simon Fairhall.

The closing date for applications is Monday 28th June 2021 and interviews on Tuesday 6th July 2021 (am).

Living Sport is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and the Living Sport Board has a target and commitment to take all appropriate actions to achieve  

  • A minimum of 30% of each gender on the Board.  
  • A commitment to progressing towards achieving gender parity and a greater diversity generally on the Board including Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) diversity and disability. 

We welcome applications from those from these communities.