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

Governors have a wide range of managerial responsibilities and play a central role in the planning, development, monitoring and evaluation of all aspects of school life.   Continue reading

Become a School Governor

The Department of Education is currently undertaking the reconstitution of School Boards of Governors, which takes place every 4 years. New applications are welcome from candidates wishing to become Departmental (DE) school governors.

DE governors sit on the Boards of Governors of most schools ie. Controlled nursery, grammar and special schools, controlled integrated, grant maintained integrated, voluntary grammar, Catholic and other maintained schools.  Should you be interested in serving as a Departmental governor on the Board of Governors of any particular school, please make this clear on your application form .  Continue reading

Board Directors wanted by CSSC

The Controlled Schools’ Support Council (CSSC) is seeking to appoint four directors.

The directors

  • will have expertise of assistance to the Council
  • shall not be employed in the public sector
  • shall be supportive of the aims and objectives of the controlled schools’ sector

While this is a voluntary position, reasonable expenses will be paid.  The successful nominees will be appointed at the CSSC AGM in March 2017, for a period of four years.

For an information pack and details of how to apply, please email info@csscni.org.uk or write to the Company Secretary, CSSC, Second Floor, Main Building, Stranmillis University College, Stranmillis Road, Belfast, BT9 5DY.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 16 January 2017

 

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.

Appointment of members to the Council for Catholic Maintained Schools (CCMS) and its Diocesan Education Committees

The Department of Education (DE) is seeking to appoint eight members to the Council for Catholic Maintained Schools (CCMS) and 16 members across the five Diocesan Education Committees.

The role of CCMS is to promote effective management in the Catholic maintained sector through the provision of advice and information.

  • remuneration: Attendance Allowance or Financial Loss Allowance plus travel and subsistence allowances
  • period of appointment: four years commencing as soon as possible
  • time commitment: one to one and a half days per month
  • regulated by CPA NI: yes

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

Closing date for applications – 5.00 pm 18 June 2015