Contract type: Permanent
Working pattern: Part-time
Closing date: Sunday 20 June 2021
Interview date: Tuesday 30 June and Wednesday 1 July 2021
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About the role
Would you like to be part of a hugely exciting organisation and help to drive the strategic agenda to have a positive impact on the education of young people?
The position of Chair is one of key importance to the organization. DV8 has a newly formed strong and committed board of experienced Non-Executives that provides Governance and oversight of the organization.
DV8 is a subsidiary of London Learning Consortium CIC and as part of its acquisition agreement has put in place a new Board and converted the Company to a Community Interest Company (CIC).
They offer learning and employment programmes to young people from 16- 24 years old who often have social , personal and educational barriers to overcome to achieve their goals in life.
We are looking for an exceptional person who can lead the new Board and support our Principal and senior team to achieve our vision for the future.
Candidates should of the following areas of expertise:
* Senior experience within Pre or Post 16 Skills sector
* Senior management experience in relevant settings and sectors to the role.
* Proven track record in Governance and supporting the development of voluntary Boards.
The Board meets 4 times a year, with opportunities to get involved in other activities according to your own interests and availability.
Commitment: 4 Board Meetings, up to 2 Board Away days & 2 annual service visits.
DV8 value’s diversity, equality, and challenges discrimination. DV8 are keen to encourage applications from people of from any ethnicity or gender.
Closing date: Sunday 20 June at 23:59
Interview date(s): Tuesday 30 June and Wednesday 1 July
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.