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26 January 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Reds in the Community to work on the Board of Trustees.

Our mission is ‘Reds in the Community provide inspiring, high quality inclusive programmes and initiatives. Harnessing the reach of Barnsley Football Club, we raise the aspirations of our community, supporting them through positive change‘.

Click here for further information of our work and impacts.

Following several challenging months navigating COVID-19, we are now resetting and looking ahead with optimism. We require new committed individuals to join our board of trustees to support local recovery and develop our longer-term ambitions. We require motivated people who are sympathetic to the work of Reds in the Community to fulfil these unpaid and voluntary duties. We have a friendly board of trustees and we are keen to welcome like-minded individuals to support our work.

We expect trustees to contribute actively to the board by supporting the Chief Executive Officer to shape the charity’s work through creative and informed thinking. We want to have a wide range of people on the board that seek to be representative of the diverse population of Barnsley. There is no need to have prior trustee experience to apply. An interest in supporting local people using the vehicle of Reds in the Community is essential.

The board will meet five times a year at Barnsley Football Club, however there may also be occasions where decisions need to be made outside of board meetings.

If you would like to express your interest in this position, please send a covering letter outlining your motivation and suitability to the role to:

All applications will be considered by the Board.

Click here to download a job description.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 26th February 2021.

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