Chair of Council

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (GB)
31 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Chair of Council

The University of Gloucestershire is different. We are a vibrant and successful institution, with a unique identity and a depth of experience that supports students from many different backgrounds. Our Council, staff and students share their passions, academic interests and goals to create more successful futures.

We are now seeking to appoint a new Chair of Council to succeed Professor Julian Crampton.  The new Chair will inspire the University to achieve our vision and ambition bringing energy, enthusiasm and personal passion to the role.  The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate excellent leadership and interpersonal skills with experience of large, complex organisations in the private or public sectors.  They will demonstrate an understanding of the principles of good corporate governance alongside an interest in, and ideally a good understanding of, the UK higher education sector.

For further information, including how to apply, please contact the Assistant Secretary to Council, Penny Gravestock, on 01242 714184 or

To apply please visit You will need to register to create an account in order to apply for this vacancy. Please download and save the Application for Employment Form and complete this form as part of the online application process. Your application will not be considered without this form.

Please quote reference number: O119


Telephone number: 01242 714111

Closing date: Thursday 14th February 2019

The University of Gloucestershire celebrates diversity and is committed to providing equal opportunities for all staff and students.

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