Equality and Diversity

Vacancy for University Equality and Diversity Network Chair

Tue Apr 10 13:09:00 BST 2018

EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY NETWORK CHAIR Internal applicants from all genders and backgrounds are encouraged

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Closing date: Monday 30 th April 2018

The Equality and Diversity Network has a broad and representative membership and provides a forum for consultation on equality and diversity issues. It is a sub-committee of the Equality and Diversity Committee. Adalgisa Giorgio is setting down in July, having carried out this role very well over the last nine years.  The Equality and Diversity Network (EDN) is therefore recruiting a new Chair, for meetings and to provide leadership relating to the network and progressive thought leadership on equality, diversity and inclusivity with the support of the Equality and Diversity Manager.

Key skills include:

  • Passionate about inclusion and equality issues.
  • Committed to everyone being entitled to be treated with dignity and respect and enjoy equality of opportunity.
  • Proven ability to chair or lead a board, committee or steering group.
  • Proven ability to harness the passion and commitment of group members into practical actions to progress an area of work.
  • Articulate and self-confident: able to state a case and act as the spokesperson for the EDN.

For an informal discussion, please contact of Adalgisa Giorgio (current Chair) A.Giorgio@bath.ac.uk , Mark Humphriss (University Secretary) M.G.W.Humphriss@bath.ac.uk , Caroline Harris (Network Secretary) C.Harris2@bath.ac.uk  or Georgina Brown (Equality and Diversity Manager) g.d.brown@bath.ac.uk

 

The full role description can be seen here, with details of how to apply. 

The deadline for applications is Monday 30 th April.