The National Centre for Circus Arts  is a registered charity and the UK’s creative hub for the development of world-class circus arts education, creation and performance. An Arts Council England National Portfolio organisation and an affiliate of the Conservatoire for Dance and Drama, we offer the UK’s first BA (Hons) degree, support professional artists and…



Main Responsibilities The Board of Trustees are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of the Trust, developing the organisation’s aims, objectives and goals in accordance with the strategy, business plan, legal and regulatory guidelines. To ensure that the Trust and its representatives function within the legal and regulatory framework of the Charity Commission…


Ofqual Board Member

The Secretary of State for Education seeks to appoint up to five Members to the Board of the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual). Ofqual regulates qualifications and assessments in England. It ensures high standards and public confidence in the qualifications system. Ofqual’s Board provides strategic leadership, setting Ofqual’s aims, values and standards and…


Council Member (lay x2)

Time commitment: Part time, 2-3 days per month Remuneration: £13,460 per annum Application deadline: 28 November 2016,12:00 (noon) Interviews: 17-18 January 2017 (lay applicants) Council members are charitable trustees and together are the GOC’s governing body We are the regulator for the optical professions in the UK. Our purpose is to protect the public by…


Ofqual Chair

Honorarium – £43,400 pa Time commitment – approximately two days a week. Ofqual regulates qualifications and examinations in England. It ensures high standards and public confidence in the qualifications system. It is independent and reports directly to Parliament.  Ofqual’s Board provides strategic leadership to the organisation, setting its aims, values and standards and overseeing its…


Non-Executive Director/Trustee X 2

Wardle Academy Trust in Rochdale is seeking two non-executive directors to join this growing trust. The Trust currently has two schools supporting 1530 pupils with plans to grow to five schools by 2019. Board meetings are held at Wardle Academy, Birch Road, Rochdale, OL12 9RD.

Trustee / Non-Executive Director X3

White Rose Academies Trust in Leeds is seeking three non-executive directors with legal, HR or property skills and experience to join their Board. The Trust currently consists of three secondary schools which are responsible for over 2000 students. Board meetings rotate at each of the three academies in Leeds.