Positioned at the heart of Youth Sport Trust’s (YST) organisation, the Youth Board will represent and communicate the views of all young people to inform and enhance their work. The Youth Board will give a voice to young people from every corner of society.
The Youth Board will have three main areas of responsibility:
Inform – Challenge the YST on how to utilise the YST Youth Board to full effect
Influence – Support YST to communicate with and support Young people
Engage – Be a figurehead for YST and their youth audience
Why become a member of the Youth Sport Trust Youth Board?
Make a difference to young people’s lives
As a volunteer member of the Youth Board you will be responsible for advising the Youth Sport Trust on its work, you have the chance to transform young people’s lives.
Develop your skills and improve your employability.
Being a member of the Youth Board will provide you with the opportunity to develop a range of skills, including decision making, leadership, communication and many more, all of which prospective employers are looking for.
Money can’t buy experiences.
As part of the Youth Board you will find yourself at some of our major events, from National Conferences to Residential Camps, you might even end up on stage presenting awards or speaking in front of a thousand plus people. Your experience with the Youth Board will undoubtedly mean you will rub shoulders and chat with some big names in sport, key political figures and some movers and shakers in business.