Job titleChair of the Board of Trustees
EmployerBallet Cymru
Job Description

Chair of the Board of Trustees

Ballet Cymru is looking for its next Chair to work in partnership with the Artistic Directors and Board to support the vision of the Company, to enhance its reputation for artistic excellence and innovation, to reach an increasingly diverse audience and to ensure its financial resilience.

Candidates will need to demonstrate, exceptional communication and representational skills – with the ability to inspire and enthuse others, both within the Company and outside.

Overall, you will need to have personal qualities of energy, enthusiasm, openness, tolerance and fairness; and an intolerance of bullying and discrimination.

Ballet Cymru is actively seeking to challenge discrimination and promote equality and diversity in the arts.  We therefore welcome applications from all sections of our community, including disabled (differently abled), neuro-diverse, Black, Asian, or ethnically diverse.

The role is voluntary, and previous board or Trustee experience is preferred.


Please complete the application form available to download from our web site and submit, along with your CV and/or Personal Statement and the Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form to


Please contact us if you have any special requirements or access needs.

Ballet Cymru is registered in England and Wales as Gwent Ballet Theatre Ltd., No. 02535169

Registered Charity No. 1000855

Further details of Ballet Cymru’s team and current board members can be found on our web site

City / TownNewport
Rate / Salaryvoluntary/unpaid
Deadline for application14/09/2020
Date of Audition29/09/2020
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