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Non-Executive Members

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Remuneration:£208.12 per day 

Location:Edinburgh, City of 

Closing date:24 January 2020 at midnight 

Advert for position of three SAAS Non-Executive Board Members

Student Awards Agency Scotland (SAAS) is offering an opportunity for three individuals to join our SAAS Board as Non-Executive Board Members (NEBM).

The Agency provides financial support and advice to eligible students in full-time and part-time Higher Education. SAAS administers the student support arrangements for Scottish domiciled Higher Education students studying throughout the United Kingdom (UK), and to some out-with the UK, as well as European Union (EU) students studying in Scotland.

Non-Executive Board Members play an important role in the work of the Agency offering advice, support and challenge.

We are looking for individuals to either have a background in Digital or University/college Sector experience.

The appointment will be for a term of three years with the possibility of re-appointment, subject to a satisfactory performance assessment and meeting the continuing requirements of the Agency.  All Non-Executive Board Members are appointed by, and ultimately accountable, to the Chief Executive.

An application pack and full details on this appointment can be found via the link below.

We encourage applications from under-represented groups such as people from ethnic minority backgrounds, and people with disabilities.

Please send applications and accompanying CV’s to:  SAAS_resourcing@gov.scot

Application Information

*Please note that this is not a regulated public appointment, therefore the Public Appointments Team are unable to answer any queries in relation to this vacancy, please contact the Board directly*