Appointment of DE Representative Members to Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta (CnaG), Council for the Curriculum, Examinations & Assessment (CCEA) and Council for Catholic Maintained Schools Diocesan Education Committees (CCMS DECs)

The Department of Education is seeking to appoint eleven members to fill vacant DE representative member positions on the Boards of CnaG – 2 vacancies, CCEA – 2 vacancies and CCMS DECs 7 vacancies.

Comhairle na Gaelscolaíochta (CnaG)CnaG promotes Irish-medium education and performs a wide range of roles in facilitating the development of Irish medium education. CCEA keeping under review all aspects of the curriculum, examinations and assessment for schools and colleges of further education including developing, conducting and moderating qualifications and assessments.    

CCMS DECs provide advice to the CCMS Council regarding its policies and implementation and exercise many of the Council’s operational and representational responsibilities for the Catholic maintained sector.

  • remuneration : members are eligible to claim travel and expenses only
  • period of appointment: CnaG four year term from date appointed; CCEA from date appointed until October 2019; and CCMS DECs from date appointed until November 2019
  • time commitment: CnaG 35-40 hours per year; CCEA 1-2 days per month; and CCMS DECs 1-1.5 days per month
  • regulated by CPA NI: yes
  • closing date: 5 pm Thursday 8 September 2016

You can find out more information, including how to apply, at the link below: