Scottish Disability Sport: Glasgow Disability Sport - Fundraising Committee Member

Glasgow Disability Sport (GDS) is a voluntary sport group where the main aim is to lead in the development of sport for people with physical, sensory or learning disabilities in partnership with key local agencies and local authority areas in Glasgow. GDS is a member branch of Scottish Disability Sport (SDS) who are the governing body of sport for athletes and players with a physical, sensory or learning disability. 

Closing date: Friday 15 February 2019

An exciting opportunity has risen for a passionate and enthusiastic individual who is interested in helping achieve the vision and aims of GDS by specifically supporting the organisation in the field of fundraising.

The Fundraising Committee Member will support the GDS Co-ordinator to help shape the financial future of GDS by sourcing income through funding applications, grants, commercial support, donations and benefactors. In return, GDS offers the opportunity to meet new people, gain new skills, volunteer within a sports context, learn about the inspiring world of disability sport.

Skills required:

  • Experience in writing successful funding applications/grants and sourcing income
  • Experience in Communications and using social media for promotion
  • Enthusiastic and motivated
  • Prepared to make a regular time commitment
  • Prepared to make decisions when necessary
  • Passionate about disability sport

For further details and how to apply, please see the Scottish Disability Sport website