• Expenses Paid
  • Surrey

Website Dance Woking

Dance Woking is seeking new Trustees to join its Board Interested in a new opportunity to lead and influence a dance charity.

Who we are


Dance Woking is an innovative dance organisation which provides high quality opportunities to watch, perform and take part in dance, providing new experiences that we hope inspire artists, audiences, participants and communities. We champion and celebrate dance as a socially and culturally relevant force through an annual programme of events that resonate with our audiences.

Our mission

To encourage, empower and inspire all to participate in creative experiences to transform communities through dance.being transparent with your audience.

Dance Woking aims to be an outstanding contributor to the arts, culture and sport in Woking and the South East of England, with a regional and national reputation in its support and development of dance.

Dance Woking Philosophy

We believe the arts touch every aspect of our lives; they offer people a means of expression; promote creativity, knowledge and understanding and stimulate ideas and imagination. We strive to offer opportunities for people in Woking, Surrey and beyond to experience fantastic dance in Woking. We want our work to provide enjoyment, surprise, and revelation. Our work can be fun and frivolous, or, offer insight into the human condition and the world in which we live. Dance can be participatory, social or performed for an audience. Dance expresses ideas and emotions and can be pursued in linear or abstract forms. Dance has a powerful effect on people’s lives – the physical, emotional, mental and social benefits of dance are proven. Dance can help people to lead healthier lifestyles.

Dance Woking is seeking new Trustees to join its Board Interested in a new opportunity to lead and influence a dance charity.

It’s an exciting time for Dance Woking as we develop and create a new strategic direction and we are looking for new trustees to support and challenge the organisation.

We are seeking candidates with experience in the environment, financial management, business and commercial, IT, legal, HR and local community; we particularly welcome candidates from a range of backgrounds to help to progress our aim to become a fully inclusive and diverse organisation.

Dance Woking, is looking for committed individuals who can bring their expertise to this vibrant and versatile dance development organisation.

The Trustee role requires you to attend four board meetings per year, provide strategic support and enthusiastic advocacy.

Meetings usually take place early evening and are currently online. Board members will be expected to offer time and expertise outside of board meetings as relevant to their area of specialism.

Trustee/director roles are not accompanied by any financial remuneration, although reasonable expenses for travel may be claimed.

Board members will be asked to serve on the board of Trustees of Dance Woking for a minimum term of 3 years where possible.

Closing Date

27 September 2022

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