Non Executive Directors – Social Work England

CLOSES 12:00 MIDDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2018

High quality social work can transform lives. Social workers play an absolutely critical role in delivering a range of vital services to vulnerable children, families and adults.  Social Work England will be a new specialist regulator for all social workers that has an absolute focus on protecting the health and wellbeing of those individuals who need social work support.   Continue reading

Chair and Members sought for NILGOSC

The Department of Communities invites applications for the appointment of a chair and up to four members to NILGOSC (Northern Ireland Local Government Officers Superannuation Committee). The member positions consist of two employee representatives, one employer representative, and one independent member.

All appointments will be for a term of up to four years, expected to start on 1 July 2018.

These appointments are regulated by CPA NI.    Continue reading

Non Executive Chair, sought for NI Blood Transfusion Service (NIBTS)

The Department of Health is recruiting for a Non-Executive Chair NI Blood Transfusion Service (NIBTS)

The NIBTS exists to fully supply the needs of all hospitals and clinical units in the province with safe and effective blood and blood products and other related services. It is an independent, Special Agency of the DoH. It is responsible for the collection, testing and distribution of over 64,000 blood donations each year. The NIBTS is managed directly by a board of members, which has corporate responsibility for its operation.  The Board of NIBTS is made up of one Executive and four Non-Executive Members and a Non-Executive Chair.   Continue reading

Members needed for new ‘Tuberculosis Eradication Partnership

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has launched a competition to appoint seven members to a new body, the Tuberculosis Eradication Partnership (TBEP) from 1 April 2018.

Appointments will be for one chairperson and six other members.

The TBEP will be a DAERA sponsored Expert Advisory Body.

The range of positions to be filled need to achieve a balance of skills and backgrounds including:   Continue reading

Non-Executive Directors wanted by the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service

The Department of Health is recruiting the following:

  • 2 x Non-Executive Lay Members;
  • 1 x Non-Executive District Councillor Member; and
  • 1 x Non-Executive Trade Union Member

The appointments will take effect from early 2018. This is an exceptional opportunity to share your talents and expertise to make a positive difference to the lives of people in Northern Ireland.   Continue reading

Non Executive Directors – Care Quality Commission

The Secretary of State for Health is looking to appoint 3 Non-Executive Directors (NED’s) to the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The CQC is the independent regulator of health and adult social care providers in England and has a key responsibility in the overall assurance of safety and quality of health and adult social care services.

We are looking for NEDs with experience and expertise from the following areas: patient safety and care quality, the business sector, adult social care, and Human Resource/Organisational Development (HR/OD).

As a NED of the CQC Board, you will be responsible for helping to ensure the CQC is a successful organisation. Non-Executive Directors play a key role in ensuring continuous organisational improvement, high performance management, excellent customer focus and service delivery, scrutiny, challenge, accountability, and effective corporate governance.

 

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Chair and Vice Chair sought for Northern Ireland Housing Executive

The Department for Communities is today launching a competition to appoint a new Chair and Vice-Chair to sit on the Board of the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.
Our goal is for everyone to have access to decent, affordable housing. The Chair and Vice-Chair will have key roles in working towards this goal and in setting the strategic direction for the organisation.
This is an open competition and applications are welcome from a wide range of people with an interest in public service, including individuals who have not previously held positions in this area.  Applications are particularly welcome from women, people from an ethnic minority, people with a disability and young people.
The Chair position attracts remuneration of £32,512 per year, plus travel and subsistence allowances. This post will require a commitment of at least two days per week and is expected to begin on 1 July 2017.
The Vice-Chair position attracts remuneration of £16,150 per year, plus travel and subsistence. This post will require a commitment of at least 1 day per week and is expected to begin on 5 November 2017. Both appointments will be for a term of up to 5 years.
All applications for appointment will be considered strictly on merit. The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 19 April 2017.
Further information, including an application pack, can be obtained from NI Direct or by e-mail
You can also contact the Department for Communities on the following:
  • Telephone:  028 90515269
  • Text Relay Service:  18001 028 90515269
By writing to:
Public Appointments Unit
Department for Communities
Level 8
Causeway Exchange
1-7 Bedford Street
Belfast
BT2 7EG

Wanted: Non-Executive Directors – The Strategic Investment Board

The Strategic Investment Board Limited (SIB), a company owned by The Executive Office, wishes to appoint two Non-Executive Directors to the company.

Startegic Investment Board

The SIB supports the Northern Ireland Executive to prepare and oversee the Investment Strategy for Northern Ireland, to support the successful delivery of major and complex infrastructure projects, to foster reform in public sector systems and processes and to advise on the effective use of public sector property assets.

  • Remuneration: £11,110 per annum
  • Period of appointment and commencement date: these are 3 year appointments starting from 1st February 2017
  • Time commitment: two days per month
  • Regulated by CPA NI: Yes
  • Closing date: the closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 04 November 2016.

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

Appointment of One (1) Non-Executive (Medical) Member and (1) Non-Executive Lay Member to the Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency (NIMDTA)

The Department of Health is seeking to appoint one (1) Non-Executive Medical Member and (1) Non-Executive Lay Member to the Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency (NIMDTA).

NIMDTA is responsible for funding, managing and supporting Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education Training within Northern Ireland. It provides a range of services for those engaged in the delivery of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education and Training.

  • Remuneration: £2,981 per annum
  • Period of appointment and commencement date: the term of appointment is four years commencing  on 01 April 2017.
  • Time commitment: 20 days per annum.
  • Regulated by CPA NI – Yes
  • Closing date: noon on Thursday 03 November 2016

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