Dancefest Board

Dancefest Chair of the Board

We're seeking applications for the role of Chair of the Board.

We're looking for someone with the expertise and experience to help consolidate our achievements and mould our strategic future. As an individual, you will be in a position to help us advocate for our work and act as an ambassador for the charity, sharing our commitment to access and inclusion in all aspects of our work.

It is expected that the Chair will work with Dancefest for a minimum term of three years. During this time they will work with the Board and staff to determine the long-term structure and resources for the organisation, will play a key role in diversifying our income and will oversee a number of anticipated changes to the way we deliver the programme.

The deadline to apply is Friday 22 September.

Dancefest Chair Recruitment Pack

Please contact Rose Beeston (Dancefest's Director) or Melissa Porter (Business Development Manager) for more information.

Dancefest has a skilled and dedicated board of trustees

Paul Kaynes (Acting Chair), Chief Executive, National Dance Company Wales

Helen Annetts

Adele Cope, Director of HR, University of Worcester

Manda Graham

Penny Marriott, Finance Officer, The Foster Care Co-operative more...

Penny Perrett, Freelance Dance Education Consultant more...

Keith Pentland, Interim Director of Finance, The Blue Cross

Helen Stallard, Director of Helen Stallard Communications more...

Lucy Wells, Freelance Fundraising Consultant

Dorothy Wilson MBE FRSA D.Univ D.Litt, D. Univ, Creative Consultant more...

Dancefest Advisors

Dancefest is keen to hear from potential advisors, particularly dance practitioners, people with a background in business, finance and fundraising, law or health.

If you are interested in becoming an advisor, please contact Rose Beeston, Director, on 01905 611199 or