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Trustee - Derbyshire Cricket Foundation

Derbyshire Cricket Foundation (“DCF”) is seeking to appoint new Trustees to our Board to help us change lives through cricket. The DCF is the Governing body for cricket in the county, and is also a registered charity which promotes health, well-being, and improved opportunities through involvement in cricket and physical activity. We are seeking the appointment of at least three new Trustees, due to a number of our existing Trustees completing their terms of office during 2022.

Contact Name
Richard Wood
Contact Telephone
07841 759315
Contact Email

About Trustee - Derbyshire Cricket Foundation

It is an exciting time to join the Board. We have a network of more than 100 cricket clubs across Derbyshire, participation among women, girls, and young children is growing, and we have recently appointed our first dedicated Disability Development Officer. There is still much more to do though. We believe that cricket is a game for everyone, and we are ambitious to grow participation and increase our impact in communities across the County. Our board of trustees play a key role in providing the strategic oversight and governance to support our committed team in prioritising available resources and delivering the strategy of the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB).

What skills and experience are we seeking?

We are looking for individuals who have skills and experience that can help provide effective governance and support the strategic development of the DCF. Particular skills and experience we are keen to add to the board during this recruitment process are:

• Safeguarding of young people and vulnerable adults
• Experience of securing funding to support community initiatives

How to apply
If these roles sound interesting we want you to apply. To apply, please send a CV, covering letter and a completed DCF Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to Please use the cover letter to describe why you would like to be a Trustee of the DCF, and how your skills and experience could benefit the organisation.

The closing date for applications is November 29th, 2021 at 6pm. We will shortlist candidates for interview and the interviews will take place during the week commencing December 6th, 2021.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the role prior to applying, please do contact the Head of the DCF, Richard Wood, at or 07841 759315.

You can also find out more about the DCF and the role of our Board at:

Supporting Documents:

dcf-trustee-advert-november-2021.pdf (PDF, 228.3 Kb)