Appointment of External Governors (Part Time, Voluntary)

External members sought  (Positions are not open to University staff or students)

Date posted

16 May 2018

15:10

Outstanding individuals are being sought to serve on Edinburgh Napier University's governing body, the University Court.

 
Lay Court membership represents a unique opportunity to help shape the work of one of Scotland's most ambitious and progressive universities. 

You will have a strong commitment to higher education and will bring significant experience of operating at a senior level in any business or organisation in the private, public or not-for-profit environments. 

At the present time we are ideally seeking to recruit two individuals with specific skillsets to help support the work of the Court:

A legal practitioner specialising in property law

An individual with significant senior strategic leadership experience of corporate resource management gained in a large and complex organisation.

We are committed to achieving a diverse governing body and endeavour to appoint people who enhance this diversity where possible. All appointments are made on merit.

These posts are part-time (around 12 working days per annum) voluntary opportunities for an initial term of 4 years.

Further information, including full role description and person specification, is available at: http://staff.napier.ac.uk/courtmember. To apply please send a full CV and supporting statement outlining your relevant experience and the contribution you would make to the University to:

David Cloy, Secretary to Court

court@napier.ac.uk

Closing date: 21/6/2018

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact David Cloy