Wales Rugby League



WRL Seek New Directors

20th June 2018, 14:35

WRL Seek New Directors

Apply now to become a WRL Director

Wales Rugby League (WRL) is expanding the existing Board and is currently seeking five new directors.

The WRL is the National Governing Body for the sport of Rugby League in Wales and is a company limited by guarantee.

Whilst WRL will accept all outstanding candidates we wish to diversify our board and therefore encourage females, disabled and BME people to make an application. Specialists in HR, legal, commercial sector, business development, communications and IT are also encouraged. Our first target is to improve our gender inequality so we particularly encourage female applicants.

WRL have a good governance record, are financially stable and you will be joining a good team. 

Role Title:                 Director

Time Commitment: Approximately 1-2 days per month and a commitment to 4 board meetings per year. Board members may be asked to represent the organisation at other WRL, national or international events.

Remuneration:        The position is voluntary, although all reasonable travel and subsistence expenses will be reimbursed.

Location:                  Flexible


There are two accompanying papers to this advert aimed at assisting interested candidates with their decision and their application process.

Role Description and Person Specification of WRL Director (CLICK TO DOWNLOAD)

Expectations of Directors under UK law and WRL Policy (CLICK TO DOWNLOAD)  


Both papers are available to download within this article advertising for new board members on or can be requested along with further information from the WRL CEO or WRL chairman


How to Apply

Please send a CV and a separate supporting letter demonstrating your suitability for the role to the WRL Chairman Brian Juliff at by 12 noon, Monday 16th July 2018. 

Be brave, support a sport and /or nation you love and do something different. Make an application today!