Chair of Board of Directors

Urban Pursuit
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 21 March, 2024 - 12:00
Contract Type: 
Contract Details: 
This is a voluntary position
Details of Role: 

Urban Pursuit Education Limited is a leading alternative education provider in Bristol. We provide personal and social development services to schools. Our programme targets vulnerable young people and uses the context of adventure activities and adrenaline sports to facilitate relationship-building and equipping young people with skills to improve their educational engagement.

The owners seek to appoint a Board of Directors from September

As Chair of the Board you will provide accountability for the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), offering non-executive advice around strategy and vision of the organisation.  You will be available for meetings with the CEO and chair quarterly in person board meetings. 

Please see attached Job Pack for further detail about the role. 

How to Apply: 

To apply for the position of Chair of the Board of Directors please apply via the portal on our website’s Vacancies page. You will be asked to submit your CV together with a supporting statement of no more than 1,000 words. Your supporting statement should articulate how you connect with the mission and values of Urban Pursuit Education Ltd and demonstrate your eagerness to engage with this vital role. We are looking for candidates who share our dedication to transforming young lives through adventure and who are driven to be a part of our story.

Contact Person: 
Neil Dennison
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
0117 2390932
Postal Address: 
Avonquay House Avonquay Cumberland Basin Bristol BS1 6XL