Interested in an Appointment?

Here you will find details on some of the vacancies currently available on a range of Public Bodies, more information on all current vacancies can be found on the nidirect website. Whilst we publish the details below for information, all queries and applications must be made to the Department involved in the Public Appointment.

Regulated Vacancies

Vacancy Agri-Food and Bio Sciences Institute (AFBI) Members
Department Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs
Closing Date 4.00pm Friday 29 January 2021
  More information on this vacancy
Vacancy Northern Regional College Governing Body - Chair
Department Department for the economy
Closing Date NOON Thursday 4 February 2021
  More information on this vacancy
Vacancy Independent Assessor of PSNI Recruitment Vetting
Department Department of Justice
Closing Date NOON Friday 5 February 2021
  More information on this vacancy

Unregulated vacancies

Vacancy Research Ethics Committees (HSC RECs) at the Office for Research Ethics Committees Northern Ireland (ORECNI)
Department HSC Business Services Organisation
Closing Date 4.00pm Thursday 28 January 2021
  More information on this vacancy
Vacancy Independent Chair of the NI Teachers'Pension Scheme Board
Department Department of Education
Closing Date 5.00 pm Friday 29 January 2021
  More information on this vacancy

Vacancy

School Governor posts
Department Department of Education
  More information on school governor posts

The Public Appointments Unit (PAU) in The Executive Office has a central policy responsibility for public appointments which centres around encouraging best practice across departments, and the publication of an annual report which lists and analyses public appointments made by departments. The PAU also produces on a regular basis a list of forthcoming vacancies which it issues to interested individuals/groups and advertises it in the local newspapers and on its website.

Check the website of the Public Appointments Unit, where you will find:

  • A Guide to Public Appointments in Northern Ireland, which gives general information on the appointments process
  • All Aboard – a twice yearly newsletter, giving information on upcoming public appointment vacancies

For more information, access the Public Appointments Unit website.