Non Executive Directors wanted by the Northern Ireland Audit Office

The Northern Ireland Audit office is seeking to appoint three Non Executive Directors  to work closely with the Comptroller & Auditor General and the Chair. Ideally with a range of experience across;

  • HR & Organisational Development
  • Finance and Risk Management
  • Digital Technology strategy,

(one of whom will act as Chair of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee).  Continue reading

Chair, Members and Expert Advisors wanted – Ministerial Advisory Group for Architecture and the Built Environment

The Ministerial Advisory Group (MAG) for advises on the implementation and development of the Architecture and the Built Environment Policy, as well as promoting the highest quality of places for all those involved in using and shaping them. This is a unique opportunity for individuals to help influence government policy and change the design of places across Northern Ireland.

Applications for the Chair, Member and Expert Advisor positions 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.  Continue reading

Independent Member to the Agricultural Wages Board

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) is initiating a Public Appointment for an Independent Member to the Agricultural Wages Board (AWB).  Any appointment from this competition will be made by a Minister. AWB is a DAERA Executive Non-Departmental Public Body (NDBP) set up under the powers of the Agriculture Wages (Regulation) (Northern Ireland) Order 1977.  If appointed, the successful applicant will help influence the employment conditions for agricultural workers throughout Northern Ireland.

The AWB is a statutory body which sets minimum wages, and certain other employment rights, such as holiday entitlement, for agricultural workers in Northern Ireland.  Further information about the organisation can be obtained from the DAERA website at https://www.daera-ni.gov.uk/articles/agricultural-wages-board-northern-ireland-awb. Continue reading

Chairperson and Board Members wanted..

The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint a new Chairperson and three Board members to the Police Rehabilitation and Retraining Trust (PRRT). 

The PRRT is an Executive Non-Departmental Public Body of the Department of Justice which supports police officers planning to retire from service, or those who have already retired from the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) or the Royal Ulster Constabulary GC (RUC GC).  The appointments will begin in April 2019, for a term of four years, for the Chairperson and one Board member and a term of three years for the other two Board members.  Both positions are required to perform a representative role on behalf of the PRRT at a variety of events.    Continue reading

Independent Chair – Inter-Departmental Working Group

Mother and Baby Homes/Magdalene Laundries and Historical Clerical Child Abuse

The Department of Health and The Executive Office invite applications for the appointment of an Independent Chair to the Inter-Departmental Working Group (IDWG) set up to consider historic Mother and Baby Homes / Magdalene Laundries and historical clerical abuse of children which fell outside the terms of reference of the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry.  Continue reading