because there's more to life

We're here to help you meet the challenges, keep active, stay interested, feel secure, enjoy life and most of all, keep going.

Non Executive Directorships

House of Lords Appointment Commission – Independent Member

Location: London

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 20/01/2019

Vacancy Description

House of Lords Appointments Commission was established in 2000 to make nominations for membership of the House of Lords to the independent cross benches and is also responsible for the vetting for propriety of all nominations to the House, including candidates for party political membership.

Person Specification

We are looking for individuals with:

  • strong interpersonal skills, with an ability to form effective relationships with Parliament, Ministers, Commissioners and key stakeholders across the political spectrum;
  • an understanding of, and commitment to, the need to maintain the highest standards of public life in line with the seven principles of public life (Selflessness, Integrity, Objectivity, Accountability, Openness, Honesty and Leadership);
  • an ability to understand the workings of the House of Lords;
  • a track record of impartial assessment and sound judgement; and
  • a commitment to add to the breadth of experience and expertise in the House of Lords, and to help ensure the House fully represents diversity within our country.

 

Diversity of opportunity is something the Cabinet Office cares passionately about.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates regardless of ethnicity, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity. We particularly welcome applications from women, those with a disability and those from a black or ethnic minority background.

We would also particularly welcome applications from those currently working in, or with experience of, the private sector, and those who have not previously held public appointments. We want to explore the widest possible pool of talent for these important appointments.

Guaranteed Interview Scheme

Cabinet Office operates a Guaranteed Interview Scheme (GIS) for disabled people. The Equality Act 2010 defines a person as disabled if they have a physical or mental impairment and the impairment has a substantial and long term adverse effect on their ability to carry out normal day-to-day activities. Under the GIS a disabled candidate will be selected for interview if they meet the minimum criteria for the role decided by the selection panel at sift. To ensure fairness, the panel will not be informed of who has applied under the GIS until they have set the minimum criteria at the start of the sift meeting. If you wish to be considered under the scheme, please complete the Guaranteed Interview Scheme Declaration on the Monitoring Form in the supporting documents and send it with your application.

How to Apply

In order for us to progress your application please submit the following completed
documentation to HOLACrecruitment@cabinetoffice.gov.uk:

  1. A Curriculum Vitae with your education, professional qualifications and full employment history
    2. An accompanying Supporting Letter (maximum 2 A4 pages) – setting out your suitability for the role and how you meet the essential and desirable skills set out in the person specification – please ensure your full name is clearly noted at the top of your letter.
    3. Monitoring Forms (these are attached as separate documents)

The responsible Minister may wish to meet the candidates who are deemed appointable by the selection panel before making recommendations to the Prime Minister, who will make the final decision.

Once we receive your application we will acknowledge receipt (by email if provided). After the closing date, we will process your application as quickly as possible and will keep you informed at key stages.

For further information about the post or the role of the Commission

please contact the Secretary to the Commission, Alex Morrow:

by email to: enquiry@lordsappointments.gov.uk

or by post to:

Alex Morrow

House of Lords Appointments Commission

1 Horse Guards Road

London

SW1A 2HQ

For an informal discussion about the application process, please contact a member of the sponsor team by e-mail to: HOLACrecruitment@cabinetoffice.gov.uk:

or by post to:

Propriety and Ethics Team

Room 208

Cabinet Office

70 Whitehall

London

SW1A 2AS

If you are unable to send your application by email please address it to:

Propriety and Ethics Team

Room 208

Cabinet Office

70 Whitehall

London

SW1A 2AS

If your application is unsuccessful and you would like feedback, please contact the sponsor team using the e-mail or postal addresses above.

Other Positions Available:

Chairman of the Board for The Conservatoire for Dance & Drama

Location: London

Date Posted: 11/01/2019

Closing Date: 07/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for Grand Union Housing Group (GUHG)

Location: Bedford

Date Posted: 11/01/2019

Closing Date: 18/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair and NEDs for Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Location: Norwich

Date Posted: 10/01/2019

Closing Date: 05/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)

Location: Various + London

Date Posted: 10/01/2019

Closing Date: 18/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NEDs for Oxford University Hospitals (OUH)

Location: Oxford

Date Posted: 07/01/2019

Closing Date: 30/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for the Valuation Office Agency

Location: London

Date Posted: 07/01/2019

Closing Date: 03/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Valuation Office Agency NED for Audit and Risk Assurance Committee

Location: London

Date Posted: 07/01/2019

Closing Date: 03/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Boundary Commission for England Member

Location: London based

Date Posted: 07/01/2019

Closing Date: 31/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

School Teachers’ Review Body Member

Location: Natiponal - travel to London

Date Posted: 07/01/2019

Closing Date: 07/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair of Audit and Risk for Salvation Army Housing Association

Location: London

Date Posted: 06/01/2019

Closing Date: 06/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for BRE Group Board

Location: Nationwide

Date Posted: 04/01/2019

Closing Date: 08/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for Midland Heart Ltd

Location: Birmingham

Date Posted: 04/01/2019

Closing Date: 04/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

The Housing Ombudsman

Location: London

Date Posted: 04/01/2019

Closing Date: 04/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for the Nottingham Games Workshop

Location: Nottingham

Date Posted: 03/01/2019

Closing Date: 03/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NEDs for SRUC (Glasgow)

Location: Lanarkshire

Date Posted: 03/01/2019

Closing Date: 28/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Animals in Science Committee – Members

Location: London

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 28/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Appointment of Member (Finance) – Qualifications Wales

Location: Newport

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 18/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Appointment of Member (Curriculum) – Qualifications Wales

Location: Newport

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 18/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

The Planning Inspectorate Board Members x2

Location: Bristol +

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 16/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

House of Lords Appointment Commission – Independent Member

Location: London

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 20/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Non-Executive Directors Health and Safety Executive

Location: Merseyside and London

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 03/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Prison Service Pay Review Body Chair

Location: London

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 21/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Equality and Human Rights Commission Audit and Risk Assurance Committee Independent Members (2 vacancies)

Location: London

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 18/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for CQM Training and Consultancy

Location: Derbyshire

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 02/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Non-Executive Director, Thomas Telford Limited

Location: Greater London

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 31/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Non-Exec ECFA Committee Member

Location: Nationwide

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 25/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair for NHUC (North Hampshire Urgent Care)

Location: Farnborough

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 25/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Trustee for The KFC Foundation

Location: Woking, Surrey

Date Posted: 02/01/2019

Closing Date: 08/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for Energy Systems Catapult

Location: Nationwide

Date Posted: 29/12/2018

Closing Date: 19/12/2018

Read more about this NED position...

Grand Union Housing Group – Chair

Location: Bedfordshire

Date Posted: 21/12/2018

Closing Date: 01/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Islington and Shoreditch Housing Association – Chair

Location: London

Date Posted: 21/12/2018

Closing Date: 11/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Non-Executive Board Member (Cotman HA)

Location: Norwich

Date Posted: 20/12/2018

Closing Date: 13/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED’s for the Funding London Board

Location: London

Date Posted: 20/12/2018

Closing Date: 10/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NEDs for Gentoo housing association

Location: Newcastle

Date Posted: 20/12/2018

Closing Date: 14/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair for London Sport

Location: London

Date Posted: 20/12/2018

Closing Date: 20/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for the Morgan Hunt Group

Location: Bracknell

Date Posted: 19/12/2018

Closing Date: 30/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for Sport Resolutions (UK)Ltd

Location: London

Date Posted: 19/12/2018

Closing Date: 19/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NEDs x 2 for Scotland’s Rural College

Location: Edinburgh

Date Posted: 17/12/2018

Closing Date: 28/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for Building Research Establishment Ltd

Location: Watford

Date Posted: 17/12/2018

Closing Date: 18/02/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Non-Executive Director Merton Health Limited, Merton GP Federation

Location: Raynes Park, Surrey

Date Posted: 13/12/2018

Closing Date:

Read more about this NED position...

Non-Executive Director – Construction – GRE Assets

Location: Oxford

Date Posted: 13/12/2018

Closing Date:

Read more about this NED position...

Non Executive Directors for the Student Loans Company Board

Location: Glasgow, London and Darlington

Date Posted: 12/12/2018

Closing Date: 18/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

MAPPA Lay Adviser West Midlands

Location: West Midlands

Date Posted: 12/12/2018

Closing Date: 21/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

HM Prison and Probation Service – Lay Adviser Staffordshire

Location: Staffordshire

Date Posted: 12/12/2018

Closing Date: 25/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Commissioner for the Independent Commission for Aid Impact

Location: London

Date Posted: 12/12/2018

Closing Date: 23/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Non-Executive Director of UK Statistics Authority

Location: London with occasional UK travel

Date Posted: 04/12/2018

Closing Date: 18/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

HMRC Non-Executive Board Member

Location: Westminster

Date Posted: 04/12/2018

Closing Date: 11/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

HMRC Non-Executive Board Member & Audit and Risk Committee Chair

Location: Westminster

Date Posted: 04/12/2018

Closing Date: 11/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Victims’ Commissioner

Location: London

Date Posted: 04/12/2018

Closing Date: 11/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

UK Government Investments – Non Executive Director

Location: London

Date Posted: 04/12/2018

Closing Date: 11/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair of Consumer Council for Water

Location: Birmingham

Date Posted: 04/12/2018

Closing Date: 11/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair for the Byker Community Trust

Location: Newcastle

Date Posted: 26/11/2018

Closing Date: 11/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Members for Civil Nuclear Police Authority

Location: Culham, Oxfordshire

Date Posted: 26/11/2018

Closing Date: 27/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair and Trustee for Awesome CIC

Location: Islington, London

Date Posted: 19/11/2018

Closing Date: 23/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

Chair and Vice Chair for Healthwatch Hounslow Committee

Location: Hounslow, Middlesex

Date Posted: 15/10/2018

Closing Date: 13/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

NED for TESYouth Social Enterprise

Location: Greater London

Date Posted: 15/10/2018

Closing Date: 13/01/2019

Read more about this NED position...

To help personalise content, tailor and measure adverts and provide a safer experience, we use cookies. By clicking on or navigating the site, you agree to allow us to collect information on and off Retirement Postponed through cookies. Learn more, including how we use cookies and how you can change your settings.