Chair of Council

  • Job Reference: 00000187-1
  • Date posted: 4 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Minerva
  • Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education/Training
  • Job type: Trustee
  • Work hours: Part Time

Job description

Chair of Council

The University of Gloucestershire is different. We are a vibrant and successful institution, with a unique identity and a depth of experience that supports students from many different backgrounds. Our Council, staff and students share their passions, academic interests and goals to create more successful futures.

We are now seeking to appoint a new Chair of Council.  The new Chair will inspire the University to achieve our vision and ambition bringing energy, enthusiasm and personal passion to the role.  The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with experience of large, complex organisations in the private or public sectors.  They will demonstrate an understanding of the principles of good corporate governance alongside an interest in, and ideally a good understanding of, the UK higher education sector.

To apply please send a letter addressing the criteria in the person specification and a CV to glos@minervasearch.com. The date for receipt of all applications will be 1st July 2019. 

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For a confidential conversation and further information please contact glos@minervasearch.com