Appointment as Chairperson to the Board of An tSeiribhĂ­s Oideachais LeanĂșnnaigh agus Scileanna (SOLAS)

The Minister for Education and Skills seeks applications from suitably qualified candidates for appointment as Chairperson to the Board of An tSeirbhís Oideachais Leanúnaigh agus Scileanna (SOLAS), the Further Education and Training Authority.

Candidates must not have any conflicts of interest likely to interfere with his/her ability to assume the role of a Board member.

Candidates must demonstrate in their application evidence of a capacity for leadership in an environment with multiple stakeholders at a time of significant change and challenges.
Candidates must also demonstrate evidence of: -
Senior management experience in the public, private, or Charity and Voluntary sector
Experience relevant to the functions of the board
Previous board level experience.

A career history which would ideally demonstrate evidence of knowledge and experience of at least two or more of the following:
Processing of claims/applications where there is an element of judgement and an understanding of the principles of Administrative Law
Chairing meetings and resolving conflicting recommendations
Analytical and Decision making skills
Ability to work with others and build consensus
Good communication and negotiation skills
Organisational skills
For further information please see Information Booklet.
Closing Date: 15:00 on 26th June 2019

19131207_Information booklet Final Chair Solas.pdf