Chairperson wanted

The Department is seeking to appoint a new Chairperson of the Royal Ulster Constabulary George Cross Foundation for a term of five years.  The role carries the responsibility of being the Foundation’s Accounting Officer.

The RUC GC Foundation has many varied roles including, documenting the history of policing, maintaining the RUC Memorial Garden at Brooklyn, Belfast, and making a positive contribution to the professional development of police officers and policing, through a bursary scheme for serving police officers in Northern Ireland.  The Foundation, working with the community, also delivers outreach and educational initiatives.   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.

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

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

Independent Board Members sought

The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint nine members to the Northern Ireland Policing Board.

Details

  • remuneration: £15,000 a year
  • period of appointment: three independent members will be appointed in July 2018 for a three-year term, and six independent members in July 2019 (of those six, three will be appointed for three years and three for four years)
  • time commitment: a minimum of four days a month board business and will be required to perform a representative role on behalf of the board at a variety of events
  • appointment regulated by CPA NI
  • closing date: 12 noon on Thursday 3 May 2018

How to apply

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

 

Board Members for Libraries NI

The Department for Communities is seeking to appoint 3 Members to the Board of Libraries NI.

The primary duty of Libraries NI is to provide a comprehensive and efficient public library service for persons living, working or studying here. It offers a wide range of programmes and services for children and adults, such as ‘Rhythm and Rhyme’ and ‘Family Fun Days’, as well interesting initiatives relating to IT, health and well-being, and employment. The Board’s role is to maintain the overall strategic direction for the library service within the required policy and resources framework.

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. A Guaranteed Interview Scheme is in place for those applicants with a disability. You do not need to have previous experience of serving on a board to apply.   Continue reading

Athletics NI on the search for Board Members

The purpose of the posts will be to work within the Board structure to help ensure that Athletics NI is managed and controlled appropriately; to ensure it is accountable to its legitimate interest groups and stake holders and to ensure that it maintains the highest level of governance and accountability.

A full role description, person specification and application form is available from athleticsni.org/About/Job-Opportunities , by phoning the Athletics NI office on 02890 602707 or by emailing info@athleticsni.org   Continue reading

Chair and Board Members (x2) wanted at USEL

The Department for Communities is seeking to appoint a new chair and two members to the board of USEL. USEL provides help for people with disabilities to gain employment.

Details

  • remuneration:
    • chair: £270 for each board meeting attended
    • members: £135 for each board meeting attended
    • travel and subsistence allowances for official business will be payable – any extra work undertaken will be paid at an hourly rate
  • period of appointment: a term of up to four years, starting from 1 August 2018
  • time commitment: attendance at approximately 11 board meetings per year, plus other ad-hoc activities and attendance at any board member training – board meetings are normally held at USEL’s Head Office, Cambrai Street, Belfast
  • appointment regulated by CPA NI
  • closing date: 12 noon on Friday 27 April 2018

How to apply

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