D2N2 Vacancies

VCSE Board Representative

D2N2 is seeking to appoint a new representative from the Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise Sectors (VCSE) to take over from current representative, Jane Howson, whose term comes to an end in July 2020.

The successful candidate must be a representative who is committed to champion and work for the economic prosperity of the D2N2 region.

This appointment provides a unique, challenging and rewarding opportunity and the successful candidate will be an experienced leader, a clear strategic thinker, and an articulate speaker.

The successful candidate must also be passionate about supporting enterprise, skills development, social inclusion and sustainable economic growth, and be clear about how the civil society role can contribute and add value.

Interested parties should first read the D2N2 Inclusion Representative Role description and Person Specification.

Selection Process

It is anticipated that those shortlisted will be invited for a two-stage interview process: 

  • Interview one will take place on Thursday 2nd July, times to be confirmed
  • Interview two will take place on Thursday 9th July, times to be confirmed

Applications should quote the reference D2N2 Board Inclusion Application and should include a letter outlining how your experience and networks would benefit the LEP, paying particular attention to the ‘Experience and Attributes’ criteria as outlined above.

Please submit your application to D2N2 Head of Operations, Natalie Gasson.

For any initial enquiries in confidence, please contact Natalie Gasson by email or phone (07788 753554)

The deadline for applications is Monday 22 June 2020 at 17:00.