You don’t need to be a scientist to be our next Chair, but you must be passionate about the value science can bring to society.
Now is an exciting time to join the British Science Association as Chair. We need a collaborative and inclusive leader with experience of chairing who will help increase our influence and impact and ensure that we engage with new communities across the UK and will demonstrate the ability to constructively challenge and unify a board behind a vision.
You could come from within the private, public or third sector anywhere across the UK, but you must understand how to operate within a charity setting. You will possess high integrity and demonstrate a very real commitment to equity and inclusion. We are committed to widening diversity across the organisation and we actively welcome applications from disabled people and those from underrepresented and diverse communities and backgrounds to help us achieve our strategy.
to make an application, please click on the apply now button below, with the following prepared:
- An up-to-date CV (maximum 3 pages)
- Supporting statement that tells us why you are interested in applying for this role and how you meet the experience criteria.
Closing date for applications: 31st January 2022
Preliminary Interviews: w/c 14th February 2022
Interviews are due to take place on: w/c 7th March 2022
British Science Association supports the principle that everyone should have the same opportunities for employment, development, and progression. All applications will be considered on their own merit and our recruitment process is competitive and transparent. We are committed to widening diversity across the organisation and we actively welcome applicants living with a disability and those from underrepresented and diverse communities and backgrounds to help us achieve our strategy.