Ofqual Board Members, Coventry

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £6,000 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Required up to 20 days per year.

Ofqual Board and Committee meetings are usually held in Coventry; advisory and sub-groups are held in Coventry or London.

Are you interested in making a difference to education, and the wellbeing of children and young people?

The Secretary of State for Education is seeking to appoint up to 5 members to the Board of the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual)

We are seeking a diverse and experienced range of Board members who can help set the strategic direction for the above important organisation. Successful candidates will bring top level management and/or board experience, alongside the ability to provide strategic leadership and oversee performance. A description of the requirements for the Board is outlined in the Application Pack. Candidates may apply to be a member of the Ofqual Board or ask to be considered for the Ofsted Board.

Ofqual is the independent regulator of general and vocational qualifications in England. It maintains standards and public confidence in the qualifications system. This is an exciting opportunity to join the Board, as the reform programme of general qualifications is implemented and reform of vocational and technical qualifications is embarked upon. The Board meets every second month and members are expected to belong to a Committee or Advisory Group. Remuneration of £6,000p.a. is payable.

To find out more, please visit https://publicappointments.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/appointment/ofqual-board-members-and-ofsted-board-members/ 

Closed for Applications: 08/09/2017 at 12:00

For a confidential discussion, please contact Scott Postlethwaite on 0114 2742073

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Address: Spring Place, Coventry Business Park, Herald Avenue, Coventry, CV5 6UB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 300 303 3344