Lay Chair sought for The General Optical Council (GOC)

The General Optical Council (GOC) is the statutory regulator for around 30,000 optometrists, dispensing opticians, students and optical businesses in the UK and we exist to protect the public by raising standards in the optical professions. We are one of 10 healthcare regulators and are ourselves overseen by the Professional Standards Authority. The framework for [...]

University of Ulster Council Members

Ulster University is seeking to appoint external lay members to its governing body – the University Council. As an applicant you will be a senior professional with a significant track record of achievement and a sound understanding of corporate governance. You will apply your experience to benefit the University in key areas such as the [...]

“Boards need to talk about the what’s next”

If you have ever watched the West Wing, you may recall the President (Jed Bartlet) was frequently saying “what’s next”. When asked about what it meant his response was “when I say what’s next it means I am ready to move on to other things – what’s next”. Nine weeks post lockdown Covid_19 is still [...]