College Governor

Kent and surrounding area
VOLUNTARY ONLY - Expenses Reimbursed
27 Mar 2013
27 Apr 2013
J45322
Charity, Education
Permanent
Part Time

North West Kent College is a general Further and Higher education college and is the number one choice for students aged 16 and over in Kent and South London, rated the most successful in Kent, with 95% of students passing full-time courses in 2011/12.

The College provides a wide variety of academic and vocational courses for more than 4,500 students, with Further and Higher Education provision, linked with the University of Greenwich, offering full and part time courses and a variety of training courses for business

The College places great importance on its educational and business connections which help getting students onto Apprenticeships and into employment

North West Kent College are looking for Trustees as  College Governor, ( Corporation Board Member), with director level strategic management experience, particularly in the fields of finance, audit, legal matters or human resources, with an active interest in further and higher education and a commitment to quality and raising standards

Your insight, experience and ideas will widen the perspective of the Boardroom and have an impact on the performance and success of the College
 

The Corporation Board and its committees meet during the academic term and meetings take place on Tuesday or Wednesday at 5.30pm at either the Dartford or Gravesend site. Board members are expected to attend Corporation Board  meetings , a minimum of 3 per academic year, as well as contribute to committee membership. The committee meets once per term at 5.30pm, approx 8 hours per academic term are needed.

If you are interested in this position please respond with a covering letter and the latest or most relevant copy of your CV. If you would like to find out more about this role please download the Candidate Information Pack below.