19/04/2022

New Role: Parasport Lived Experience Advisory Board

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Do you want to be a key part of a high-profile campaign to encourage more disabled people to become more active by participating in sport or physical activity? 

We want everyone to discover the benefit of being more active – meeting friends, increasing confidence, and becoming more physically active while also supporting mental wellbeing. The Parasport Lived Experience Advisory Board (Parasport LAB) will provide a distinct and strong voice for those with personal lived experience of having a disability or impairment and navigating the sport and physical activity sector. We want to capture a broad range of experiences from a diverse mix of people. 

The Parasport LAB is brand new and will form a key part of the next phase of the Parasport Programme. You will be a part of shaping that work from the outset, bringing your lived experience to shape and develop the programme. Supporting Parasport in setting and achieving its strategic objectives.

If you have a passion for enhancing inclusive sport and physical activity for disabled people and you meet the criteria within the role profile, please apply by following the instructions below. 

The British Paralympic Association is fully committed to the principles of the equality of opportunity. It is responsible for ensuring that no applicant receives less favourable treatment, on the grounds of age, race, disability, parental or marital status, religious belief, sex, gender, social status or sexual orientation, than any other.

Remuneration: £25.00 per hour plus reasonable expenses. No more than 2 hours per month plus reasonable expenses.

Role requirements: 2 hours per month (This may vary from month to month.)

Closing Date: Monday 9th May 2022.