*Closes 28th January*

This is a recruitment competition to appoint a Non-Executive Member to the Department for Communities Management Board, and Audit and Risk Assurance Committee.

The Department is directly responsible for significant levels of public expenditure which impacts on communities and individuals across Northern Ireland. Its work includes promoting healthy housing; providing training and support to jobseekers and employers; bringing divided communities together by creating urban centres which are sustainable, welcoming and accessible; providing a social welfare system; and, tackling disadvantage and promoting equality of opportunity.

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

Further details on the role, remuneration, selection criteria and time commitment are included in the application pack which you are encouraged to read fully.

How to Apply

An application pack can be obtained via the following:

Website:           www.communities-ni.gov.uk/dfc-public-appointments 

E-mail:              publicappointments@communities-ni.gov.uk       

Telephone:       028 9081 9417                                 Text Relay Service:      18001 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 Friday 28 January 2022. Late applications will not be accepted. Interviews are expected to take place on 21, 22 & 23 February 2022.


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.