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Remuneration:£336.73 per day 

Location:Edinburgh, City of 

Closing date:15 July 2019 at midday 

Scottish Funding Council

Appointment of  Members

Can you use your experience and skills to play a part in growing Scotland’s economy by making Scotland the best place to learn, to educate to research and to innovate?

The Scottish Funding Council – the national strategic body responsible for funding teaching, learning and research – is looking for up to seven new members.

You could bring your passion for making a difference to Scotland’s learners and work with colleges and universities to make a major contribution to Scotland’s economic, social and cultural development ensuring that learners and employers can secure the skills of the future.

We would welcome applications from anyone who believes they could make a strong contribution, particularly from groups currently under-represented on Scotland’s public bodies, such as women, disabled people, ethnic minorities and people aged under 50.

For an application pack and full details on this and other public appointments please visit the dedicated public appointments website: www.appointed-for-scotland.org. The closing date for applications for these positions is on or before Monday 15 July 2019 (midday).

Appointed on merit; committed to diversity and equality.

Application Information

Please apply online.  If you experience any difficulties accessing our website, or in the event that you require a word version of the application form, please contact the Public Appointments Team on (Freephone) 0300 244 1898, by email at PA_Applications_Mailbox@gov.scot, or by writing to the Public Appointments Team, Scottish Government, Area 3F North, Victoria Quay, Edinburgh EH6 6QQ.

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