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Opportunity to join the Manchester FA Inlcusion Advisory Board

Who are the Inclusion Advisory Board?

Manchester FA is the home of grassroots football in Greater Manchester, and we are committed to providing football For All. We are the guardian of the national game in Greater Manchester. We are responsible for efficiently governing and developing the local game and strive to positive influence participation for all regardless of age, ability, sex, sexual orientation, race, religion, and socio-economic status. A key part of the constant improvement to equality, diversity and inclusion across the grassroots game is the Manchester FA Inclusion Advisory Board.


Attend a minimum of 4 Inclusion Advisory Board (IAB) meetings per season


Remote with some attendance required at the Manchester FA office at The National Squash Centre, Etihad Campus

What is the role?

We are looking for new voluntary members of Manchester FA Inclusion Advisory Board to ensure more diverse people can access grassroots football across Greater Manchester. You will work with Manchester FA Board, Staff and fellow IAB members to check and challenge Manchester FA on EDI issues relevant to the current climate within grassroots football in Greater Manchester. The aim of the IAB is to improve the state of grassroots football For All.

What will you do?

- You will be a member of a very talented Inclusion Advisory Board and support the IAB Chair represent EDI topics to Manchester FA Board.
- You will work alongside staff to help Manchester FA understand the needs of the local population in grassroots football across Greater Manchester.
- You will help Manchester FA create, shape, and deliver our Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion strategy.
- You will check and challenge Manchester FA staff and Board around EDI issues.

To apply, please complete the following application form which can be accessed HERE