Board Recruitment

Sandwell Leisure Trust welcomes self-motivated, forward-thinking, commercially minded and innovative people with an interest in sport, health, fitness and customer service to join its Board.  We are particularly looking for people with experience of Human Resources, Legal Processes & Finance

Sandwell’s impressive portfolio of sport and leisure facilities includes the iconic Sandwell Aquatics Centre that opened in Summer 2023. SLT’s core business includes health and fitness memberships, swimming, swimming lessons and school swimming provision, out of school activities and holiday camps for young people, function facilities, club activities and training and development.  

The Trust works in partnership to support and deliver many national and local initiatives and projects promoting and developing increased opportunities for the wider community to participate in physical activity.

Sandwell Leisure Trust (SLT) is a social enterprise established as a company limited by guarantee and registered charity managing award winning sport and leisure facilities since 2004. We are non-profit distributing which means we reinvest 100% of any surplus to maintain, improve and deliver quality services for the communities of Sandwell. It receives an annual management fee from Sandwell Council managed against key performance indicators and in supporting Sandwell’s Vision 2030. 
The Trust maintains a range of quality standards, externally verified awards and professional industry accreditations – including the RoSPA Gold Award for Health & Safety and the nationally recognised QUEST accreditation for quality.

Sandwell Leisure Trust wants a Board that reflects the diversity of Sandwell, so we would particularly welcome applications from women, people from ethnic minorities and people with disabilities.

Although Board Membership is unremunerated, reasonable out of pocket expenses arising from attendance on Board business are reimbursed. 

If you would like to join us and contribute to our continual success please send your CV with a covering letter by email to or by post to: 

Sandwell Leisure Trust,

Tipton Sports Academy,

Wednesbury Oak Road,


West Midlands