School Governors

Appointment of school governors

The Department of Education (DE) invites applications for school governor positions.

The role of the Board of Governors is to manage the school with a view to providing the best possible education and educational opportunities for all of the pupils.

  • remuneration: none
  • period of appointment: up to four years
  • time commitment: varies depending on school requirements
  • regulated by CPA NI: no

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

Board Member wanted at Ulster Orchestra

Ulster Orchestra is looking for a Board Member with HR Experience

What we do: We bring the world’s greatest music to the people – all the people – of Northern Ireland.

Who we are: 63 internationally-respected musicians led by conductor Rafael Payare, acknowledged to be among classical music’s most outstanding young stars. Together with our admin team we are one of Northern Ireland’s most cherished and valuable cultural assets.

At the heart of our communities: Our musicians routinely devote time every week to work on community projects. You will also find us in care homes, hospitals and hospices, spreading solace and joy to patients and residents and our musicians provide vital high-level instrumental teaching for talented youngsters.

 

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Board Members wanted at Dungannon Enterprise Centre

Are you up to the challenge?

Dungannon Enterprise Centre is preparing a database of local people expressing an interest in serving on a voluntary Board of Directors in the future. Applicants interested in further information should contact the Chief Executive’s office for an Information Pack. Tel: 028 87723489 or email:    toni@dungannonenterprise.com

Background

Dungannon Enterprise Centre was officially opened in 1991 and is one of 32 Local Enterprise Agencies (L.E.A.’s) in Northern Ireland predominantly serving the rural area of Dungannon and South Tyrone Borough Council.

The Enterprise Centre is governed by a voluntary Board of Directors made up of representatives of the local business community, voluntary sector and also the local Council. Continue reading

Chair and Member wanted:

Charities Advisory Committee – Chair and Member

The Department for Communities is seeking to appoint a new chair and member to the Charities Advisory Committee for the Northern Ireland Central Investment Fund for Charities.

  • CLOSES FRIDAY 25TH MAY 2018

Details

  • remuneration: both positions are un-remunerated but expenses are payable
  • period of appointment: the appointments are for a term of up to four years starting from 1 August 2018
  • time commitment: both positions require time commitment of approximately six days a year – meetings are held in Belfast city centre
  • appointment regulated by CPA NI
  • closing date: 12 noon on Friday 25 May 2018

How to apply

You can find out more, including how to apply, at this link:

Trustees wanted at Nexus NI

We are ambitious as an organisation and want to grow our services to support more people.  As part of this drive we would like to invite interested people to apply to sit as Trustees on our Charity’s board.

There are two main roles of the board; Supporting and scrutinising the CEO on the basis of Good Corporate Governance and assisting in the formulating of strategy to achieve Nexus NI’s objectives.   Continue reading

We’re back !! Boardroom Apprentice 2018

The Boardroom Apprentice 2018 is now open for applications

The Boardroom Apprentice is 12-month board training and placement programme to encourage new people to come forward to give their time and share their skills with our third and public-sector boards. It is built on three core pillars:

  1. Provision of a 12-month Board Apprentice placement to gain experience
  2. The transfer of knowledge and learning to the Boardroom Apprentice through the delivery of a suite of training
  3. Support for the Boardroom Apprentice through an assigned board buddy

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Board Members wanted at MACS

MACS aim is to provide a range of support services for children and young people who haven’t had a fair deal in relation to housing, homelessness, mental health and participation. Our work is underpinned by a strong set of values, ethos and culture.

We are seeking two Voluntary Board Members to join a diverse and committed team working cooperatively at governance and strategic level.

A commitment to the values, ethos, culture and objectives of MACS Supporting Children and Young People is essential, and an understanding of the areas in which we work would be advantageous but not essential.   Continue reading

Chair and Board Members wanted at Thrive

Thrive, Making Culture Count are looking for a new Chair and Trustees for our board. You’ll be involved in shaping the growth and direction of thrive and joining a dynamic and well-supported board team.

What We Do:
We help cultural organisations unlock their potential through better understanding their audiences. We do this by producing research on NI cultural audiences, and by providing practical support to help organisations to increase or diversify their audiences. We work with around 200 arts, culture and heritage organisations right across NI, and sometimes beyond that, who vary in size, location, remit and ambition. We are a charity but we also have an increasing focus on increasing our sustainability through income generation and business development.   Continue reading

Board Members (x2) wanted at Angel Eyes NI

We are recruiting 2 Board Members who will contribute to the effective governance of Angel Eyes NI in promoting its aims and objectives.

If you have a background in the private, public or voluntary sectors and skills in the following areas, we want to hear from you: #Accountancy or #Fundraising.

While positions are unremunerated, out-of-pocket expenses will be paid. Angel Eyes NI respects and promotes equal opportunity and positively welcomes applications from all groups.

For further information on the necessary qualities and experience for either of the above roles as well as an application form, please contact Sara McCracken at sara@angeleyesni.org.

Board Members wanted at Victims Support NI

Victim Support NI is a voluntary organisation which helps people affected by crime. It provides a free and confidential service and each year, Victim Support NI offers help to over 55,000 people who have been affected by crime. The organisation offers practical and emotional support through its Community service for those trying to deal with being a victim of crime. The Witness Service takes witnesses, victims and their families through the court procedure when involved in a criminal trial.   Continue reading