Chair and Board members wanted for the Probation Board of Northern Ireland

The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint a Chair and 12 Board Members to the Probation Board for Northern Ireland.

Probation Board

The Probation Board for Northern Ireland is an executive non-departmental public body established under The Probation Board (Northern Ireland) Order 1982.  PBNI plays a key role in Northern Ireland’s criminal justice system.  The focus of all of the work undertaken by PBNI is to reduce offending and make communities safer.

  • remuneration: Chair: £33,010 per annum, plus travel and expenses, this is not pensionable. Board Member: £5,050 annual fee plus travel and expenses
  • period of appointment: The appointment of Chair and Board Members will be made for a three year term
  • time commitment:Chair will be required to commit to 2 days per week.
    Board Members will be required to commit to a minimum of 25 days per annum
  • regulated by CPA NI: yes
  • closing date: 12 noon Friday 14 September 2018

For more information on the positions including how to apply please go to:

Non Executive Director opportunity

An exciting opportunity exists at British Gymnastics for a Non-Executive Director who can offer guidance, support, expertise and an objective perspective on the key matters of strategy, governance, financial affairs and risk management.

British Gymnastics is enjoying a period of great success: participation is rising, membership is increasing, and our medal winning British Teams have never been so prolific. We are not an organisation that is content to stop there, and we have already started work to meet the new challenges and opportunities that we know are ahead of us.

It is an opportune time to join the Board which has recently undergone a strategy review.  This has resulted in a greater focus on financial sustainability, the capacity of the sport with regard to coaches and spaces, talent development and improving perceived brand value from the perspective of our customers.

We are seeking applicants who have a varied range of skills and experience, including the ability to challenge in a constructive way, to be forward thinking and to be passionate about making a difference.  Whilst not essential, we would welcome applicants with athlete experience in any sport as well as applicants from diverse communities and backgrounds.  What is also important is that you understand the value of diversity within the sport and particularly at board level and in the workplace.

If you believe you have the experience we are looking for, British Gymnastics would like to encourage you to apply for this position which will only require an investment of approximately 6 – 10 days annually. You will play a big part in helping British Gymnastics deliver a strategic plan that will build on our past success and further develop the sport, both within the UK and Internationally on the journey to Tokyo and beyond.

For more information please contact Mollie Davies

Telephone: 07841451928

E-mail: mollie.davies@british-gymnastics.org

Voluntary Board Members wanted….

Quotidian- Word on the Street Limited, is a not for profit company, limited by

guarantee. It is an innovative creative arts production company that aims to enhance civic space, civic experience and public discourse with literature, to benefit individuals and communities. For the purposes of peace, reconciliation, and equality. Our work is life-affirming and life-enhancing and celebrates literature as our richest shared cultural heritage.

The motivation for developing the project is to change the message. All our ideas will be developed so as to be sharable and replicable in other urban contexts.   Continue reading

Chairperson and Members wanted

Youth Council for NI – chairperson, vice-chairperson and members

The Department of Education (DE) invites applications for the positions of chairperson, vice-chairperson and members of the Youth Council for NI.

  • remuneration: chairperson – £7,500 a year; vice-chairperson – £2,500 a year; members – none
  • period of appointment: up to four years, start date to be confirmed
  • time commitment: chairperson  – four days a month; vice-chairperson – two days a month; members – one day a month
  • regulated by CPA NI: yes

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

Closing date for applications – 5.00 pm on Tuesday 10 July.

Council Members wanted

Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) – member​s

The Department of Education (DE) invites applications for the position of members of the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA).

  • remuneration: none
  • period of appointment: up to four years, start date to be confirmed
  • time commitment: one to two days a month
  • regulated by CPA NI: yes

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

Closing date for applications – 5.00 pm on Tuesday 10 July.

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 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:

Want to play a starring role at The Playhouse Derry?

Board Members wanted at the North West Play Resource Centre (The Playhouse)

The Playhouse is one of Ireland’s most creative and dynamic arts centres in Ireland.

From ground-breaking theatre production to engaging and innovative community arts, the Playhouse’s iconic red doors are open to all.

Located by Derry’s historic Walls, the Playhouse, comprises a 175-seat theatre, an extensive education and outreach department, a dance studio, a galley and is home to many cultural or arts based groups.  Continue reading

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