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:

Charity Directors/Trustees Rainbow Rehoming Centre Derry

Rainbow Rehoming is a small animal charity with big ambitions and we are looking for directors who will help us to realise these ambitions. You will be joining the charity at an exciting time as we look ahead to our future growth and development.

If you are interested, please return the Expression of Interest Form to rainbowrehomingdirectors@gmail.com by the deadline of Sunday 30th September 2018. 

Some information about Rainbow:

  • We are a registered charity Founded in 1997 and a company limited by guarantee (NI51496)
  • We operate from two sites; our animal centre in Eglinton Derry/Londonderry and our charity shop in the City Centre of Derry/Londonderry.
  • We employ seven part-time staff and we are supported by a number of volunteers.
  • We rely for income on fundraising activities, public donations and grant applications.

We are particularly interested in individuals who have skills or experience in any of the following areas:

  • Animal Welfare
  • Health & Safety
  • Finance/administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Volunteer Recruitment & Management
  • Information Technology
  • Retail, Business & Marketing
  • Charity promotion and fundraising
  • PR & Media

If you feel you have relevant skills and/or experience and could make a positive contribution to the work of the Board of Directors, please complete the Expression of Interest Form below and return it to the current Directors at rainbowrehomingdirectors@gmail.com.
If you would like to discuss the Directors’ role, or would prefer the form sent to you in hard copy, please email us at: rainbowrehomingdirectors@gmail.com

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

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 Member wanted at Ulster Orchestra

Ulster Orchestra is looking for a Board Member with HR Experience

What we do: We bring the world’s greatest music to the people – all the people – of Northern Ireland.

Who we are: 63 internationally-respected musicians led by conductor Rafael Payare, acknowledged to be among classical music’s most outstanding young stars. Together with our admin team we are one of Northern Ireland’s most cherished and valuable cultural assets.

At the heart of our communities: Our musicians routinely devote time every week to work on community projects. You will also find us in care homes, hospitals and hospices, spreading solace and joy to patients and residents and our musicians provide vital high-level instrumental teaching for talented youngsters.

 

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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: