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Governance Professional

South Lanarkshire College

Governance Professional
East Kilbride
£46,000 (0.6 FTE)

South Lanarkshire College, one of the top performing colleges in the UK, is an anchor of our local and regional community and delivers outstanding student results year on year.  The College’s ambition is to create the best possible learning environment and to help all our learners achieve their full potential.  We have an enviable track record in ensuring that our students grow and develop, and progress positively to the next stage of their lives.  This reflects the commitment of our staff, their enthusiasm, positive ethos and culture which transmits to our students and has a positive impact on student outcomes.

Aspen People are delighted to be working alongside South Lanarkshire College to recruit a new Board Governance Professional. The Governance Professional has a key governance role in advising the Board of Management and individual Board members to support strong and effective governance. The Governance Professional also provides advice to the Board of Management and Senior Leadership Team on governance, the role of the Board and Board matters. The Governance Professional reports to the Chair of the Board of Management and is answerable to the full Board of Management.

The ideal candidate will have experience developing and delivering systems, policies and processes to support Governance compliance. Managing administrative processes and delivering a high-quality service within a similar environment. Producing agendas, collating and distributing meeting papers and recording meetings, producing minutes to the highest standard. It would also be desirable for applicants to have experience supporting a Board of Management.

For more information on the role and opportunity, please visit

For a confidential discussion, please contact Lauren Crichton or Donogh O’Brien at Aspen People on 0141 212 7555.

To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter as one document via the apply button.   The College has also asked candidates to complete an online equality monitoring form which is available at SLC Equality Monitoring