The Health and Care Professions Council
Protecting the public
The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) is a regulator of health and care professionals and our aim is to protect the public. To do this, we keep a register of health, psychological and social work professionals who meet our standards for their training, professional skills, behaviour and health. Continue reading
Do you want to play a role in tackling the evil of modern slavery and supporting victims regain control of their lives?
If so, you can do this by becoming a Chair of one of the Government’s independent multi-agency assurance panels, which form a key part of the Government’s programme of work to improve the way we identify and support victims of modern slavery. The panels will review decisions on victims’ status to ensure fairness and consistency in the decision-making process. Continue reading
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
The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint nine members to the Northern Ireland Policing Board.
- 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:
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
We are currently seeking nominations to join our IoD Northern Ireland Committee
The IoD is committed to ensuring we represented a broad and diverse mix from the Northern Ireland business community. We would particularly welcome and encourage applications from IoD members: North West & Newry area; young directors; with an expertise in Brexit or with an expertise in Management & Leadership. Continue reading
RNIB are looking for people who want to help shape our work in Northern Ireland. As a member of our new Network Committee, you will help lead and steer our work in the local community to bring about positive change for blind and partially sighted people of all ages and anyone affected by sight loss. Continue reading
Dementia NI is seeking to recruit volunteer board members to a unique Board of Trustees, with people with dementia holding positions. The charity is looking for individuals who are passionate about ensuring people with dementia have their voices heard. Continue reading
The Odyssey is the Landmark Millennium Project for Northern Ireland and is owned by the Odyssey Trust Company Limited (OTC), a company limited by guarantee with charitable status. The Odyssey is a unique entertainment and educational venue sited at Queen’s Quay, Belfast, comprising 3 main areas
- The SSE Arena, which seats 10,000 people where ice hockey games, concerts, and family shows are held.
- W5, an interactive discovery and educational centre.
- The Pavilion, which comprises the multiplex cinema, ten pin bowling and a range of restaurants.
The OTC Board oversees and manages the investment in the Odyssey to ensure its ongoing viability and promotes its continuing development for the benefit of the people of Northern Ireland. Continue reading