*Closes 06th November*

Libraries NI is responsible for managing and delivering the public library service throughout Northern Ireland. Libraries have a range of roles – cultural, educational, recreational and community – and they help people develop interests and enrich their lives. Applications are now invited for the appointment of the Chair to its Board, providing the individual with an excellent opportunity to make a significant contribution and positive difference to its leadership, direction and oversight.

Applications are welcome from across the community, voluntary, business or public sectors particularly from women, disabled people, people from minority ethnic groups and young people.

Further detail on the selection criteria, the role and the time commitment are included in the application pack which you are encouraged to read fully. The role receives remuneration of £12,858 per year.

How to Apply

An application pack can be obtained via the following:
Website: www.nidirect.gov.uk/public-appointment-vacancies
E-mail: publicappointments@communities-ni.gov.uk Telephone: 028 9081 9417

If you require an application pack in a different format please contact us. The deadline for receipt of applications is 12:00 noon on Monday 6 November 2023. CVs and late applications will not be accepted. Interviews are expected to take place on 11 & 14 December 2023.

The Department is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people irrespective of religious belief, gender, disability, ethnic origin, political opinion, age, marital status, sexual orientation or whether or not they have dependants.