The John Peel Centre is primarily run by volunteers, and we are always happy to have more help out. Check out our volunteering page for more information.


Volunteer Director roles

The JPC is a Community Interest Company (CIC), led by a board of volunteer Directors. We are looking to increase the skills and knowledge base within our leadership team, and have the following volunteer positions available.

Director of Fundraising & Development

You will lead a small committee, responsible for supporting the development of the JPC’s offer and increasing its revenue to do so, through developing sponsorship and philanthropic partnerships and the successful production of applications to grant giving bodies including, trusts and foundations. A crucial part of the role will focus on working with the Strategic Manager on the development of a Fundraising Strategy for the JPC.

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Director of Inclusion, Accessibility & Diversity

You will lead a committee responsible for ensuring Inclusion, Accessibility & Diversity remain at the heart of the JPC’s planning and development at this pivotal time of growth for the organisation. This position seeks to help all people feel welcome and valued at the JPC, and to ensure that stakeholders of all backgrounds, beliefs, and abilities are able to come together for the common purpose of enjoyment of the arts.

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If you think you have the right skills and experience and would like to join the Board, please send a short letter explaining your reasons for wanting to and outlining your experience, along with your CV, to Jane Cox (Strategic Manager) at