Co-opted Governor - Audit Committee

Job Title: Co-opted Governor - Audit Committee
Location: Barking
Salary: Unpaid
Reference: B&D College
Contact Name: Victoria Eastwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 15, 2018 09:36

Job Description

Barking & Dagenham College is a large general Further Education college situated on the eastern boundary of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, which is located at the heart of the Thames Gateway, approximately 11 miles east of central London.

Offering high level technical and professional training to help local people compete successfully in London’s global job market. The College provides a further education programme, and an established degree-level and post-graduate higher education offering.

The Board of Corporation needs to be made up of members with a variety of skills, expertise and experience in relevant areas, such as finance, human resources, public relations, marketing, building, estates/facilities management, professional and vocational training, as well as the various academic areas, and its overall mission. 

We are currently looking to recruit a Governor with legal experience to join our Board of Corporation and a Co-opted Governor to join our Audit Committee wih Finance/Audit experience.

Regular development and information sessions are arranged to support Board Members and enable them to bring their experience to the Board.  Meetings of the Corporation are usually held on Monday evenings at 6pm with two full day Strategic Planning Events being held throughout the year.  Audit Committee Meetings generally take place at 4pm on Mondays.

If you would like further information on either role or an informal chat on the role of a Governor please do not hesitate to contact the Clerk on the details below.