The University is now seeking applications from suitably experienced individuals wishing to join the University’s governing body, the University Court, as lay (external) members.
These positions are not open to University staff or students.
Please bring the following advert to the attention of anyone you know who fits our criteria and may be interested in contributing their skills, knowledge and experience to help shape the strategic direction and future success of the University.
Appointment of External Governors
Part Time/ Voluntary
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 three individuals with specific skillsets to help support the work of the Court:
- Property Management and Development coupled with expertise in Property Law
- Human Resource Management and Organisational Development
- Internal and External Audit and related Governance
We are committed to achieving a diverse governing body and endeavour to appoint people who enhance Court’s 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.
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, via firstname.lastname@example.org.
The closing date is 19 June.
For an informal discussion about the role, please contact David Cloy.