Bowls England is the National Governing Body for lawn bowls, the form of the sport which is played at the Commonwealth Games. Over 100,000 people play bowls regularly within the 2000 bowls clubs nationwide.

If you’re on this page you must be ready for a new career challenge, be the kind of person who is open-minded to fresh possibilities or, perhaps, you’re just one of the 100s of 1000s of people who has already fallen in love with our sport.

With a new strategy, new leadership and renewed purpose, this is a great time to join our Bowls England team. The effects of Covid-19 meant 2020 was a challenging year, yet it provided a platform for reflection and innovation. Over the last six months we have completed a comprehensive programme of research and our ambitious, new strategy will tackle the challenges our sport faces and take advantage of the huge opportunities we have identified.

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Board Positions

The member-elected positions are for Competitive Events, Governance and Finance. We are also asking for applications for the position of Independent Director. All of these positions are for a three-year term from the Bowls England AGM in February 2022. A detailed job description for each position is available by clicking on the relevant button below.

The Independent Director interview is an open application, interview and appointment process which is managed by the Bowls England Board. Applications should be made by submitting a cover letter and CV to ourfuture@bowlsengland.com no later than 9am on Monday 4th October 2021.

The member-elected Directors, in accordance with Article 80 c (i) and c (ii) must either be nominated by a Full Member (County Association) or recommended by the Board. A nomination form can be found here or by clicking on the button below and should be completed and returned, along with a CV to ourfuture@bowlsengland.com no later than 9am on Monday 4th October 2021. Should more than one candidate be nominated, details of the nominations will then be made available and voted on by Full Members (County Associations and Board).

Nomination Form – Board

Junior Vice President

This role is a key ambassadorial position for Bowls England. The honour comes with the responsibility to represent our organisation and the sport in a manner which reflects our ambitions and values.

All Presidential nominations must either be supported by a full member (county association) or recommended by the Board. A nomination form can be found here or by clicking the button below and should be completed and returned, to ourfuture@bowlsengland.com no later than 9am on Monday 4th October 2021. Should more than one candidate be nominated, details of the nominations will then be made available and voted on by Full Members (County Associations and Board).

Nomination Form – Junior Vice President
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